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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.

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.

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...

The new expansion of Helsinki Airport was inaugurated on the anniversary of the airport

The new south pier of Helsinki Airport was opened for passengers and air traffic on Monday, 10 July. The first flight from the majestic south pier departed from gate 54 at 2:10...

The new south pier at the Helsinki Airport was taken for a spin by 200 test travellers

The first section of  Helsinki Airport's terminal addition, the south pier, is scheduled to be taken into use very soon during this July. On the 6th of July, around 200...

SRV to participate in the expansion of the Helsinki Airport and renovation of Terminal 2

SRV has been selected to participate in an alliance project to carry out alteration works in the area in front of Terminal 2 (T2) at the Helsinki Airport. The design work...