Vaasa Airport (, ) is located in Vaasa, Finland, about south-east of Vaasa city centre. It is the 6th biggest airport in Finland in terms of passengers. In 2018, 315,900 passengers traveled via the airport .
The airport was opened in 1938 when Aero began passenger traffic, which was later interrupted by the war . In 1945 the airport building was completed and passenger routes were reopened.The airport took it current shape in the 1950s, when the runway was extended to 1,800 metres and the airport building was expanded. In 1951 Vaasa Airport got its first international connection as Veljekset KarhumÃ¤ki opened a route to Sundsvall in Sweden. In 1971 the runway was extended to 2,000 metres and Finnair began jet traffic with DC-9 aircraft. * Source: Wikipedia