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Airline news

Number of Finavia-controlled overflights increasing

Number of Finavia-controlled overflights increased at beginning of year. The total number of overflights was almost 9,000 at the end of March. Compared to the same period last year, the number of overflights increased by over 13 per cent. Currently, the expanding route network to North America by Middle Eastern airlines is the main factor […]

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Airport news

Finavia and Capital Airports Holding Company Establish Sister Airport Relationship

Finnish airport operator Finavia and Capital Airports Holding Company (CAH), the largest airport operator in China, signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the Establishment of A Sister Airport Relationship (MOU) in Beijing on 7 January 2016. The MOU establishes extensive collaboration between Finavia Corporation and CAH, the first action being a sister airport agreement between […]

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Airport news

Finavia to host an international airport conference in spring 2016

Focusing on commercial services at airports, the ACI Europe Airport Commercial & Retail Conference will bring together an estimated 400 decision-makers in the field to Finland. The conference will be hosted by Finavia, which is an acknowledgement of its strong customer focus and the recognition it enjoys in the field of air traffic in Europe. […]

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Civil company news

Finavia to train Estonian air traffic controllers in Finland

Finavia Corporation has signed an agreement on air traffic controller training with Lennuliiklusteeninduse AS (EANS), a company responsible for air navigation services in Estonia. EANS will acquire an air control course from Finavia in order to obtain additional labour force. EANS organised a bidding process for international training providers in order to urgently fill its […]

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Airport news

Helsinki Airport prepares for 20 million annual passengers by 2020

The Helsinki Airport is going through a large-scale expansion that aims to improve the airport’s facilities as well as strengthen its competitive position among the big European airports. The improvements are expected to take several years. The development program for the Helsinki Airport was launched in spring 2014 with the aim of a major improvement […]

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Airport news

Qatar Airways to open connection between Helsinki and Doha

Helsinki Airport’s role as the leading transit airport of Northern Europe will strengthen, as Qatar Airways will commence flights to Doha. “We are happy to see Qatar Airways at Helsinki Airport. It is a great airline with high-quality services and a wide range of connections throughout the world. We are very much looking forward to […]