The lifting of pandemic-related restrictions can be clearly seen in the rising volumes of various modes of transport in July-September. Road traffic volumes have already recovered to almost pre-pandemic levels. In rail traffic, the volumes of cargo transport in particular are rising substantially. Growth has also begun in air traffic, albeit more slowly than in the rest of Europe.
The temporary truck park control system at the Vaalimaa border crossing will be discontinued on 7 August 2021. From then on, goods traffic will be directed from the parking area to the Customs service point using a system of traffic lights.
It’s been proven that Finland has some of the most efficient air routes in Europe. The digitalisation of aviation is set to make operations even more efficient in the future. How far have we come with digitalising aviation? And what benefits will it bring to those who use Finnish airspace?