In Finland, there is nothing exceptional about harsh winter conditions. With snow typically covering the Helsinki region for almost a third of the year, we need to overcome the challenges of the constantly changing winter weather, explains Kimmo Mäki, President and Chief Executive Officer of Finavia.
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The new technology will enable liquids to be carried in hand luggage, revolutionising the security check procedure and reducing plastic waste.
The €150 million loan will be used to fund Helsinki Airport's expansion plans, aiming to make the passenger experience a smoother one.
Daily operations within an airport are complex and stressful on a regular basis. However, when the winter season hits, snow, ice and other dangerous conditions can make running an airport a formidable task. Our Winter Operations In-Depth Focus from Issue 4 hears from four airports across the globe regarding how…
As capacity continues to rise, airports are focusing upon how they can manage their revenues in the most efficient way, to improve cash flow.
With the additional panels, Helsinki Airport’s solar power plant will be the largest airport-based solar power generation facility in the Nordics.
From delivering its first snow removal machine to Helsinki-Vantaa Airport back in 1982, VAMMAS has proved its worth with an industry-leading surface cleaning product range. We examine the Finnish company’s range of sweeper-blowers in more detail, and reveal how they have revolutionised airport snow removal.
Finavia is expanding the selection of flight routes available at its airports through the introduction of three new airlines during the summer of 2019.
Airports worldwide have to change the numbers of their runways as magnetic north moves about 60 kilometres a year.
The number of passengers at Helsinki Airport are growing more rapidly than anticipated, which has meant that more airport space is needed, made possible through gate area reorganisation.
It is essential that all passengers have the same options and rights for transfer and mobility at an airport. In 2017, almost 44,000 passengers ordered the assistance service at Helsinki Airport. This is only a fraction of the number of passengers with reduced mobility who travelled through, and those numbers…
Only essential announcements will be broadcast beyond gate areas, delivering more relaxing airport experience.
The ongoing development of Helsinki Airport will include an improved baggage handling system to cope with projected passenger numbers.