YLE 17 November 2014: Protesters demonstrate to save Malmi Airport

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Finland’s state administration recently decided to withdraw from its part in maintaining the Malmi Airport by autumn 2016, and word has it Helsinki city planners hope to fill the area with new housing. Defenders of the popular small aircraft airport say the decision was made under false pretenses. A petition signed by over 68,000 supporters to save the Malmi Airport will be submitted to the Parliament on Tuesday.

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