13AUG22 / 1600Z - Finnair Virtual Presents : Kayaking On The Ounasjoki @EFKT

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Kayaking On The Ounasjoki

Welcome to this Summer-Event. We are hosting a Fly-In at Kittilä Airport. Everyone is welcome!



Credits : ais.fi


Airport : EFKT - Kittilä Airport
Date and Time : 2022-08-13T16:00:00Z
Server : Expert Server
Duration : 1H 30M


Frequency Controller
ATIS @AVMEX
Ground @AVMEX
Tower @AVMEX
Approach
Departure
Center

Please leave a comment with your chosen Gate/Flight and Callsign to get signed up.

Gates - 6 Gates Remaining
Gate From Aircraft & Airline Flight Time Pilot
07 Ivalo (EFIV) Finnair A321 0:35h @Butter575
08 Helsinki (EFHK) Finnair A321 1:20h @AntonFI
09 Riga (EVRA) Air Baltic BCS3 1:35h
10 Stuttgart (EDDS) Eurowings A320 3:20h
11 Helsinki (EFHK) Norwegian B738 1:20h @IF.NORWAY
12 München (EDDM) Lufthansa A320 3:30h
13 Stockholm (ESSA) SAS B737 1:30h @Pilot_Aaltonen
14 Düsseldorf (EDDL) TUI B738 3:00h @MikaL
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16
18

• Respect every pilot during the event.
• Maintain special awareness when moving. We encourage you to check the airport diagram above before the event.
• We are NOT responsible for any violations you may receive during this event.
• If IFATC is not available, use UNICOM correctly.
• Have fun and enjoy the event!

Disclaimer

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© Finnair Virtual


Special Thanks to @Pilot_Aaltonen and @GBKarp for helping me write this post!


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May I have gate 13, I would fly-in from Stockholm Arlanda (ESSA), with SAS B737-700. Flight time 1:30h.

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Can I have this one please 😁🛫 @AntonFI

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Ill take this gate. I might not be able to make it because I am hosting my own event on the same day

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@Pilot_Aaltonen , @AntonFI and @Butter575 you are all signed up. Thanks!


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Hello! Sounds like a fun event! I would like to take GTS If possible.

-IFATC Specialist.
AVMEX

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Sure, ill sign you up. Thank you very much!


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Np! Thank you for letting me join.

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FEATURED ROUTE



Between 2015 and 2016 the German Carrier Lufthansa served Kittilä Airport with flights from Munich every winter. Their first Flight to Lapland landed in the afternoon of December 19th 2015. „This Route is the best Christmas Present imaginable to the north…“ - Joni Sundelin, Director of Finavia


Credits

travelprnews.com

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FEATURED ROUTE



In 2014 the Swiss Carriers Edelweiss and Swiss International Airlines started services to Kittilä twice a week between December and March. Nowdays in the Winter Seasons Swiss Airlines flies the A220 between Geneva and Kittilä with a Flight Time of 3 Hours.


Credits

Kimmo Liukkonen

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FEATURED ROUTE



The Low Cost Carrier TUI operates every Winter Flights to Kittilä from Brussels, London Gatwick and Bristol. The Boeing 737 MAX 8 from TUI with registration G-TUMA was born at the baptismal act on the 17th. December 2018 in Lapland named Kittilä. Since the Lapland region is Santa’s home, he was the godfather of the naming.


Credits

money-tourism.gr

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FEATURED ROUTE



Among the few Charter Operations there is also Austrian Airlines flying between Linz/Vienna and Kittilä every Winter. The A321 operating OS 2631 can reach up to a flight Time up to 3.5hrs.


Credits

Airplane-Pictures.net & Austrian Airlines

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FEATURED ROUTE


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Unfortunately I could not find any Information about this Route.

EHAM → EFKT | 2:40h


Credits

Wereldreizigersclub

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FEATURED ROUTE



On behalf of NORDIC, Brussels Airlines started expanding their Route Network to Scandinavia with Flights to Kittilä between 2016 and 2017. Nowdays the partners offer direct flights to Kittilä, Bergen, Evenes and Kiruna every winter.


Credits

press.brusselsairlines.com & Airplane-Pictures.net

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FEATURED ROUTE


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Blue1 Airlines, now known as CityJet, used to operate Flights to Kittilä from Helsinki, Helsinki via Vaasa, Tampere, Stockholm and Copenhagen. ATR-72s and Boeing 717s were used on these Routes.


Credits

Wikipedia, Wikimedia Commons & World Airline News

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Hey! 😃 can i have gate 11 | Norwegian | Route: Helsinki

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Sure! Thanks you very much!


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Lufthansa is still serving the route! The last LH2458 landed on the 26th of March this year!

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Sorry I misunderstood. Thanks for the info! Are you interested in participating?


FEATURED ROUTE



In November 1998, the Irish Carrier Aer Lingus started seasonal Operations to Kittilä. With more than 1.400 Miles this Route was one of Aer Lingus‘ longest Routes within Europe. The last flight EI4984 landed on the 15th of December 2018.


Credits

Airplane-Pictures.net & flightera.net

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