January 27 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has commenced a twice-weekly B747 freighter service connecting Moscow and Helsinki.

The flights, every Monday and Friday, will operate from Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport to Helsinki, returning to Moscow via Frankfurt.
"This new service from and to Helsinki will allow us to support the those import and export flows which require direct Helsinki service. Furthermore we will also offer trucking services to the Baltic region and Scandinavia" said Robert van de Weg, ABC's senior vice president, sales & marketing.