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Helsinki Airport - Articles and news items

Helsinki Airport gets ready for 20 million passengers

Airport Extra  •  9 February 2016  •  Finavia Corporation

Following an agreement announced by the European Investment Bank (IEB) to provide a €230 million loan for the expansion of Helsinki Airport, airport operator Finavia Corporation discusses its development plans in preparation for 20 million passengers by 2020.

Helsinki Airport receives €230m loan for expansion project

Airport news  •  4 February 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, International Airport Review

The European Investment Bank (IEB) has provided Finavia Corporation, the Finnish airport operator, with a €230 million loan for the expansion of Helsinki Airport.

Service reform at Helsinki Airport will attract international capital and new jobs

Airport news  •  13 October 2014  •  Finavia

Finavia has launched a historic revamp of services at Helsinki Airport. As a result, a group of important international companies have arrived at the airport, which will support the growth of Helsinki Airport as the leading transit airport in traffic between Europe and Asia...

Finavia outlines development programme for expanding Helsinki Airport

Airport news  •  18 September 2014  •  Finavia

Finavia has outlined its development programme for expanding Helsinki Airport. Continuing until 2020, the plans for increasing transfer traffic capacity will be based on a one roof concept in which also new services will be located in a single building.

Helsinki Airport first in the Nordic countries: You can now pick up your groceries at the airport

Airport news  •  10 September 2014  •  Finavia

Passengers will soon be able to order their groceries to be delivered to the arrivals hall at Helsinki Airport when Alepa's Kauppakassi service comes to the airport on Monday 15 September...

Foreign currency ATMs arrive at Helsinki Airport

Airport news  •  17 July 2014  •  Finavia

Finavia has extended its contract with the leading foreign exchange provider ChangeGroup...

Major service revamp in progress at Helsinki Airport: nearly 70 stores and restaurants to open and redesigned in 2014-2015

Airport news  •  2 July 2014  •  Finavia

The Finnish airport operator Finavia has launched a major service improvement at Helsinki Airport...

Helsinki Airport sets a new record: Passenger volume now 15 million

Airport news  •  20 December 2013  •  Finavia

"Reaching the magical 15 million passenger milestone is a significant accomplishment for us..."

Finavia to improve passenger services

Airport news  •  14 November 2013  •  Finavia

The World Duty Free Group (WDFG) will start shop operations at Helsinki Airport in March 2014...

Finavia is starting a major development programme at Helsinki Airport

Airport news  •  16 October 2013  •  Finavia

The aim is to ensure that good flight connections between Finland and the rest of the world...

A new airport guidance display card is currently being piloted at Helsinki Airport

Airport news  •  20 September 2011  •  Helsinki Airport

A new, personal airport guidance display card, developed by Agaidi, is currently being piloted at Helsinki Airport...

New air traffic control system to secure capacity needed at Helsinki Airport

Airport news  •  23 August 2011  •  Helsinki Airport

A new electronic air traffic control system will be gradually implemented at Helsinki Airport...

Smooth winter maintenance safeguards Helsinki’s Asian strategy

Issue 1 2011  •  26 January 2011  •  Tim Bird, Freelance Writer

While many airports across Europe are suffering delays and disruption as winter sets in, Helsinki is taking the conditions in its stride – as it does from year-to-year. The success of its strategy as a fast, efficient hub for flights between Europe and Asia depends on it.It’s the week before Christmas at Helsinki International Airport. A carpet of snow, up to half a metre deep, covers the surrounding forests and fields and the digital thermometers of which Finns are so fond read -10°C. The snow and cold have come early this year.

Terminal renovations continue at Helsinki Airport

Airport news  •  30 September 2010  •  Helsinki Airport

Helsinki Airport's extensive renovation and redevelopment projects are already entering their second year...


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