Helsinki Airport’s new extension, Aukio, opened on February 08 and boasts architecture, design and atmosphere, providing air passengers with a refreshing moment of rest and relaxation before their next flight.
The 20 millionth passenger of the year visited Helsinki Airport. This historical milestone is the climax of the unprecedented growth in the past few years. The current development programme budgeted at EUR1 billion helps the airport to prepare for serving up to 30 million passengers a year.
Finavia will begin the expansion work of Helsinki Airport's Terminal 2 in spring 2019 but some preparation work is already being carried out.
Finnair plans to launch a route from Helsinki Airport to Los Angeles at the end of March 2019.
Expansion work at Helsinki Airport’s Terminal T1 is progressing as the airport’s passenger flows experience strong growth.
Finavia is expanding the baggage handling system at Helsinki Airport.
Joni Sundelin has been promoted to director at Finavia’s Helsinki Airport.
In 2017, Finavia served nearly 22.7 million passengers at its 21 airports, with Helsinki Airport breaking its record with nearly 19 million passengers over the year.
As part of the #LIFEINHEL campaign, a Chinese man Ryan Zhu lived in Helsinki Airport in Finland for 30 days, reaching across 2.2 billion people through social media postings and media coverage.