The operator of Helsinki, Finnish airport and hub Finnair , Finaviais preparing to impose higher airport charges on airlines and its users from January 1, 2024.
This adjustment is driven by the economic impact of increased costs of materials and services, as well as depreciation following the completion of the recent investment at the airport from Helsinki. The changes include a 6.0% increase in passenger feesa 6.3% increase in royaltieslandinga 4.8% increase in royalties parking aircraft and a 3.8% increase in royalties infrastructure electric. Security fees for departing passengers will see an increase of 5.5%. Collectively, air traffic charges will increase by 5.9% compared to 2023, reports aviation24.be.
To address concerns or disagreements regarding the pricing decision, airport users have the option to contact the Finnish Transport and Communications Agency, following the procedures outlined in the Airport Network and Charges Act. airports.