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Covid-19 dogs arrive at the Helsinki Airport – able to identify the virus earlier than laboratory tests

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Finavia welcomes Covid-19 dogs to Helsinki Airport. The company is pleased with the city of Vantaa’s efforts to test new and efficient ways to...

Finnair re-opens operations to Nanjing for September and October with a weekly frequency

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Finnair has received permission from Chinese authorities to operate one weekly flight between Helsinki and Nanjing as of 11 September. The route will be...

Ryanair, first new air carrier at Helsinki Airport since the beginning of the pandemic, started Vienna-Helsinki route

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The first Ryanair flight to Helsinki Airport arrived from Vienna on Thursday, August 6. The new air carrier was warmly welcomed with a water...

Qatar Airways resumes flights to Helsinki on 29 July, becoming the only Gulf carrier to serve four Nordic capitals

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Resumption of three weekly Helsinki flights will see Qatar Airways operate a total of 22 weekly flights to the Nordics The Nordics are...

Finnair re-opens operations to Shanghai with weekly flights as of 23 July

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Finnair has received permission from Chinese authorities to begin operating one weekly flight as of 23 July between Helsinki and Shanghai with its Airbus A350 aircraft. The flight schedule will be published in all Finnair...

Finnair announces re-opening of Helsinki Schengen lounge, onboard service changes and launch of passenger “ Clean Kit ” as part of ongoing ramp-up measures

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During the spring, Finnair has made numerous changes to its services at the airport to support the health of customers and employees at the...

Passengers arriving in Finland can again take domestic connecting flights

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The flight restriction concerning domestic transfer passengers has been removed. Passengers arriving in Finland from abroad can again take domestic connecting flights. The travel restrictions...

A new Terminal 2 is being built next to the old terminal building of Helsinki Airport

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The impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the Helsinki Airport community has been significant. Finavia seeks to support its contractors and subcontractors by continuing...

Finavia’s statistics for January–March reveal the huge impact of the coronavirus epidemic on air traffic

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Air traffic statistics published by Finavia show the effect of the coronavirus pandemic on air traffic and airport operations. In total, the number of...

[Coronavirus] Helsinki Airport’s runway 3 closed until further notice

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Runway 3 is closed until further notice due to the temporary decrease in air traffic caused by the coronavirus. Take-offs in west and south...

Finnair adds frequencies to Delhi and Los Angeles for peak summer 2020 season

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Finnair is adding three weekly frequencies to Delhi once the peak travel season for summer 2020 begins at the end of June. Finnair currently flies four weekly frequencies to Delhi. As...

Finnair cancels flights to mainland China until end of winter season, flies to Hong Kong daily in March 2020

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Finnair will cancel its flights to Beijing Capital Airport and to Shanghai during March 1-28, 2020 (until the end of the winter season), as the...

Finnair adding extra frequencies to New York JFK airport for summer 2020 season

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Finnair is adding additional frequencies to its popular New York JFK route for the upcoming summer 2020 season. Between April 4 and October 24,...

Finnair suspends its Nanjing and Beijing Daxing routes until end of March due to suspended group travel from China

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Due to the recent suspension of all group travel from China, Finnair will cancel its three weekly flights between Helsinki and Beijing Daxing International Airport between...
Finnair Airbus A320

Finnair opens a route to Bodø, Norway

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Finnair will open a new route to Bodø, Northern Norway. The route will be operated on Sundays between the end of May and...

Helsinki Airport introduces new double bridges in the West Pier

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Less bus rides on the apron for passengers With two passenger bridges, the multiple aircraft ramp system (MARS) can accommodate two small planes or a...

Pets now have their own toilets at Helsinki Airport

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Over 10 000 dogs travel through Helsinki Airport yearly. Flying with a pet is now even more convenient as Helsinki Airport has installed two...

Finavia airports had 26 million passengers in 2019 – a year of moderate growth in air traffic

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2019 was a busy year at Finavia’s airports even though growth in air traffic was more moderate than in previous years. A total of...

Helsinki Airport launches new baggage handling system – luggage storage for 1000 bags and more capacity for baggage handling

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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...

Finnair reveals the completion of its flagship non-Schengen lounges at Helsinki airport

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Finnair unveils the final phase of its non-Schengen lounge expansion with the opening of its new Business Class Lounge. The new Platinum Wing Lounge was...