Finavia outlines next steps in Helsinki-Vantaa Airport development programme

    Finavia has outlined the next steps in its Helsinki-Vantaa Airport development programme. Details include:

    • Expansion of terminal 2 to commence after summer 2018, with completion expected in 2022;
    • Introduction of a central plaza between the south and west piers in 2019, including security control for transfer passengers, retail concessions and passenger services;
    • Introduction of the terminal 1 extension project in summer 2019, covering seven new gates and 3500sqm of space across two floors;
    • Completion of west pier between gates 34-36 in the non Schengen zone during 2020;
    • Opening of a new airport entrance and multimodal transport centre, with terminal 2 to be expanded to cover the area currently used for parking and public transport. [more – original PR – English/Finnish]