02/17/2017 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/17/2017 12:13
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
CONTACT: Doug Yakel
Public Information Officer
Communications & Marketing
San Francisco International Airport
SFO Welcomes Finnair With #Fly2Finland Contest
Trivia contest to award two round-trip economy tickets to Helsinki
SAN FRANCISCO - February 17, 2017 - the San Francisco International Airport (SFO) announced a contest on social media celebrating Finnair's new seasonal nonstop service to Helsinki beginning June 1, 2017. The contest, titled #Fly2Finland, invites participants to answer three questions about Finnair to enter for a chance to win two round-trip, economy tickets on Finnair to Helsinki.
'We are excited to host this contest to welcome Finnair's nonstop flights to Helsinki,' said Charles Schuler, Director of Communications. 'With this contest, participants have a chance to win round-trip tickets on Finnair to experience the Nordic beauty of Finland.'
The contest is easy to enter. Simply use the #Fly2Finland contest tab on the SFO Facebook page (www.facebook.com/flysfo) to answer three (3) questions about Finnair and Helsinki. Entries are welcome from February 16 - March 15, 2017. On March 17, 2017, there will be a random drawing where one grand prize winner will win two (2) round-trip economy tickets on Finnair to Helsinki. The grand prize winner will be announced on San Francisco International Airport's Facebook page. For complete contest details, including alternate entry methods, please visit: http://www.flysfo.com/finnair.
Starting June 1st, Finnair will offer seasonal service three times a week (Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday) to Helsinki flying an Airbus 330-300 aircraft. Flight AY012 will depart SFO at 7:10 p.m. and arrive in HEL at 3:30 p.m. the following day. The return flight AY011 will depart HEL at 4:35 p.m., arriving to SFO at 5:20 p.m. Finnair plans to operate the nonstop service from SFO through September 2017.
About San Francisco International Airport
San Francisco International Airport (SFO) offers non-stop flights to more than 46 international cities on 39 international carriers. The Bay Area's largest airport connects non-stop with 79 cities in the U.S. on 13 domestic airlines. SFO is proud to offer upgraded free Wi-Fi with no advertising. For up-to-the-minute departure and arrival information, airport maps and details on shopping, dining, cultural exhibitions, ground transportation and more, visit www.flysfo.com. Follow us on www.twitter.com/flysfo and www.facebook.com/flysfo.