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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...

Finnair adds capacity in Japan – Sapporo as a year-round destination

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As part of its strategy of sustainable profitable growth, Finnair extends the operating season of its newly announced Sapporo route to year-round operations. Finnair...

Finland’s airports will soon be run by AI

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A ground-breaking innovation has been proven to reduce flight delays by 61% and will save airports billions of dollars in efficiency improvements Last year, Finavia,...

Finnair continues to grow in Japan, with daily flights to Haneda Airport as of March 2020

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Finnair is adding capacity to Japan with daily flights to Tokyo’s Haneda Airport as of the start of the 2020 summer season, subject to slot availability. The new frequencies to and from Haneda will be in addition to...

Lauda airline to commence a new route between Helsinki and Vienna

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Lauda announced on 26 September that it will commence direct flights from Helsinki to Vienna, Austria on the last days of May in 2020....

Sichuan Airlines to commence flights from Chengdu to Helsinki and Copenhagen on 16 September

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Chinese air carrier Sichuan Airlines will open twice a week connection from Sichuan province capital Chengdu to Helsinki. The direct flights will be operated...

Finnair continues to grow its Asian traffic: Busan in Korea as a new destination in summer 2020

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Finnair continues to grow its Asian operations and adds Busan in South Korea as a new destination in summer 2020. Finnair will be the...

[Pics] Opening of Juneyao Air’s new route to Shanghai was celebrated at Helsinki Airport

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The growing Chinese airline chose Helsinki Airport as its first destination in Europe. The new daily route between Helsinki and Shanghai further increases the...

Air Serbia’s route opening to Belgrade was celebrated at Helsinki Airport

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A direct flight route operated by Air Serbia now connects Helsinki and Belgrade Airports. The first direct all-year-round connection between the Finnish and...

Two Finnish Air Force Hawk 51’s “intercept” Finnair Airbus A320 before it gets a water salute at Helsinki Airport

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On Monday 27 May, two Finnish Air Force Hawk 51's scrambled Leijonat, the Finnish men's national ice hockey team that became World Champion on...

New forest-themed West Pier opened in Helsinki Airport

Five jet bridges, 13,000 square metres of additional space, two new restaurants, a premium-class lounge and a new child care room will raise Helsinki...

Finnair to fly to Guangzhou (China) year-round as of winter 2019

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Finnair extends its seasonal Guangzhou route to year-round operations and will operate between Helsinki and Guangzhou with two weekly frequencies during winter season 2019/2020....