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.
Helsinki Design Week, the Finnish capital’s renowned multidisciplinary festival, this year ran as a hybrid digital and physical format. Having taken place between September 03 – 13 its main exhibition programme hosted from the newly renovated Helsinki Olympic Stadium, with a stream of digital events taking the design festival to a wider audience and those unable to attend in person.
In the coming few years, top specialty stores, cafés and restaurants will be opened at Helsinki airport, including Bvlgari, Jimmy Choo, Chloé, champagne bar Helcin and the essence of Finland reflecting Cafe Koivikko.
VR-Helsinki aims to become the service platform for sustainable tourism. The unique virtual city experience has been developed by the City of Helsinki together with its partner VR-studio ZOAN. Virtual Helsinki was presented at Slush, the world’s leading startup event, on December 04 -05.
flydubai has inaugurated its new daily service to Helsinki becoming the first carrier for in the UAE to offer direct flights from Dubai. The inaugural flight departed from Terminal 2, Dubai International (DXB) and landed at Helsinki Airport just before midnight.
Helsinki and Lyon have been selected as the winners of the first edition of the EU’s European Capital of Smart Tourism competition, following a jury meeting in Brussels on September 24.
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.