Finnair Business Class HEL-AMS A350-900 inaugural

Finnair got the first Airbus A350 in Europe. I figured I'd book myself on the inaugural revenue passenger flight.

 People getting anxious

People getting anxious

 Lots of excited airline nerds

Lots of excited airline nerds

 One of the best features of this IFE, I wish I had a better picture of: It shows the time under both cities in both time zones. So simple, yet no one did it until now

One of the best features of this IFE, I wish I had a better picture of: It shows the time under both cities in both time zones. So simple, yet no one did it until now

 Gorgeous tailcam view

Gorgeous tailcam view

 Since this is only a short haul flight for crew training, the plane is only catered like an intra-European flight

Since this is only a short haul flight for crew training, the plane is only catered like an intra-European flight

 When we landed we got a water cannon salute

When we landed we got a water cannon salute

 Quite a crowed gathered to see the first European A350 in service

Quite a crowed gathered to see the first European A350 in service