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Finavia planning a major development investment at Tampere-Pirkkala Airport

Finavia is planning a major investment in air traffic areas at Tampere-Pirkkala Airport in summer 2018. The aim is to carry out both expansions and renovations.

Finavia’s giant investment makes progress: seven new departure gates for Terminal 1

The passenger volume at Helsinki Airport is growing faster than anticipated. Finavia starts the extension of Terminal 1 on 16 October.

Renovated runway 2 of Helsinki Airport opened today

Finavia has renovated runway 15–33 at Helsinki Airport, also known as runway 2. The runway covers an area equal to 20 football fields, and its renovation took four months.

Helsinki Airport's runway 2 renovated in summer 2017

Finavia is renovating Helsinki Airport’s runway 15-33, or runway 2, over 5 June–25 September 2017. The renovation is not expected to affect the flow or air traffic. However...

Video: Cheerleaders take over the south pier

We invited the European championship team HAC Junior Elite athletes to Helsinki Airport to try their skills on the first moving walkway in Finland.

The power plant is now producing energy for Helsinki Airport

Solar-powered airports are taking off, and Finavia is among the first European airports adopting solar electric power systems.

Runway renovation completed at Oulu Airport

Finavia’s extensive effort to renovate the traffic areas of Oulu Airport was completed on 31 August. The runway will be open to regular traffic starting from 1 September 2017.

Number of solar panels at Helsinki Airport increases: Finnair cools with solar power at its new cargo terminal

Finnair’s new COOL Nordic Cargo Hub at Helsinki Airport will utilize solar power produced by 1,200 panels installed on the building’s roof. The solar energy produced at the...

Airport of the Future: What if virtual reality were used to check passenger flow?

Mixed reality technology could one day make it possible to interact with an airport’s operational data, including aircraft and passenger movement.

Oulu Airport re-opens for traffic following runway repairs

Air traffic at Oulu Airport starts again at the beginning of August. Night-time restrictions will continue until 13 August, affecting the first and last flight of the day.

Humans of Helsinki Airport: Johanna Laakso

How does a passenger feel after visiting the airport? Were the facilities and services functional? Were staff members helpful? These are some of the questions Johanna Laakso...

Did you know this about the Helsinki Airport development programme? Ten interesting facts!

Air travel will soon be even smoother and more straightforward. Helsinki Airport now features new, comfortable spaces full of light as well as new and diverse services. It...