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Food Court Opens in Helsinki Airport

Food Court Opens in Helsinki Airport

Finavia is investing in a new food court in Helsinki Airport’s gate area together with the leading restaurant service provider Select Service Partner Finland. The food court, which will be completed in March 2023, will

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Finnair Services Moving Gradually to Helsinki Airport Terminal 2

Finnair Services Moving Gradually to Helsinki Airport Terminal 2

Time to start a journey with us? Welcome to step through the renewed Helsinki Airport for smooth transition from ground to air. We will gradually move Finnair departure hall services to the new premises during

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Finland’s Biggest Airport Names Itself After All Its Visitors

Finland’s Biggest Airport Names Itself After All Its Visitors

Traditionally, airports around the world have been named in the honor of great men of the past. Now, Helsinki Airport is naming itself after all its visitors to show its dedication to its passengers and

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Helsinki Airport to Open the Spectacular Terminal on 1 December

Helsinki Airport to Open the Spectacular Terminal on 1 December

The new and shiny extension of Terminal 2 will open on 1 December 2021. In addition to the impressive main entrance and departures hall, the arrivals hall will also be opened. In the hall, the

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FOREX to Expand Its Travel Currency Sales Services at Helsinki Airport

FOREX to Expand Its Travel Currency Sales Services at Helsinki Airport

Helsinki Airport is undergoing the biggest development programme in its history. This programme will reach an important stage on 1 December 2021, when the new main entrance of Terminal 2, the arrivals hall, the travel

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Finavia Opens Helsinki Airport’s Runway 1

Finavia Opens Helsinki Airport’s Runway 1

Helsinki Airport ’s runway 1 will be re-opened for traffic on 30 April 2021. At the same time, the airport will move from exceptional noise control procedures back to normal noise control. “Although the number

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Finavia to Close Runway 1 of Helsinki Airport

Finavia to Close Runway 1 of Helsinki Airport

The number of flights at Helsinki Airport has decreased dramatically due to the coronavirus pandemic and strict travel restrictions. The Helsinki Airport ’s runway 1 will be closed for six months, from 1 November 2020

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UVC Technology to Disinfect Security Control Trays at Helsinki Airport

UVC Technology to Disinfect Security Control Trays at Helsinki Airport

Finavia will start disinfecting security control trays with UVC light technology that kills bacteria and viruses. During the pilot project, equipment based on different technologies will be tested at a number of security control lines.

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Helsinki Airport Offers a Unique Forest Experience

Helsinki Airport Offers a Unique Forest Experience

Sink your toes into moss, smell the scent of the forest and relax by sipping chaga tea. There is a bear calmly walking beside you and birds are singing up in the trees. But where

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Helsinki Airport Become Pet-Friendly

Helsinki Airport Become Pet-Friendly

Over 10 000 dogs travel through Helsinki Airport yearly. Flying with a pet is now even more convenient as Helsinki Airport become pet-friendly and installed two pet relief areas for animals: one at the main

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Business Class Lounge Opens at Helsinki Airport

Business Class Lounge Opens at Helsinki Airport

On Friday the 20th of December, Finnair unveiled the final phase of its non-Schengen lounge expansion with the opening of its new Business Class Lounge at Helsinki Airport. The new Platinum Wing Lounge was opened

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Helsinki Airport Launches New Baggage Handling System

Helsinki Airport Launches New Baggage Handling System

Helsinki Airport’s new, more efficient baggage handling system is being launched in phases during 2019 and 2020. Helsinki Airport is growing and preparing to serve up to 30 million passengers annually in the future. By

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Helsinki Airport Tripled the Number of EV Charging Stations

Helsinki Airport Tripled the Number of EV Charging Stations

More and more travelers arriving at Helsinki Airport drive hybrid or electric cars and are looking for parking spots with charging infrastructure. Helsinki Airport has tripled the number of its charging stations and now has 95

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Plaza Premium Lounge Opens at Helsinki Airport

Plaza Premium Lounge Opens at Helsinki Airport

The Plaza Premium Lounge at Helsinki Airport offers non-Schengen area passengers options for relaxation, food and entertainment.    Passengers of all airlines and travel classes can purchase access to the Plaza Premium Lounge. The principle

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Plastics Recycling Being Tested at Helsinki Airport

Plastics Recycling Being Tested at Helsinki Airport

Good environmental work is part of Finavia’s corporate responsibility. The Sum of Good Things article series highlights details of Finavia’s responsibility work. This article focuses on waste management at Helsinki Airport.  Helsinki Airport handled more than 20 million passengers last