Nordic Global Airlines

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Nordic Global Airlines
IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded 11 April 2011
Ceased operations 31 May 2015
Fleet size 2
Destinations 6 (scheduled)
Headquarters Vantaa, Finland[1]

Nordic Global Airlines Oy was a Finnish cargo airline based at Helsinki Airport.


Nordic Global Airlines was founded in April 2011 and commenced operations in August later that year. It is owned by Finnair (40%), Daken Capital Partners (29%), Neff Capital Management (20%) and Ilmarinen Mutual Insurance Company (11%).[2]

In May 2015, it has been announced that Nordic Global Airlines will cease operations by the end of May 2015 due to economic considerations regarding the competitive market.[3]


As of May 2015, Nordic Global Airlines provided scheduled freighter flights from Helsinki to Brussels, New York JFK, Hanoi and Hong Kong (via Novosibirsk) and also operated ACMI and charter services to several destinations throughout Europe and Africa, such as Frankfurt and Nairobi.[4]


Nordic Global Airlines McDonnell Douglas MD-11F

As of May 2015, the Nordic Global Airlines fleet consisted of the following cargo aircraft:[5]

Nordic Global Airlines Fleet
Aircraft In Fleet Orders Notes
McDonnell Douglas MD-11F 2


  1. ^ "YTJ". Finland Joint business information system of the National Board of Patents and Registration and the Tax Administration. 
  2. ^ Mar 13, 2012 6:02AM GMT (2011-04-07). "Nordic Global Airlines to Launch All-cargo Service | Journal of Commerce". Retrieved 2012-03-13. 
  3. ^ - Finland's Nordic Global Airlines to terminate operations
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  5. ^ "Nordic Global Airlines". 2015-05-12. Retrieved 2015-05-12. 

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