Transport and traffic innovations, services and concepts will play the main role in Trafi's Traffic Lab seminar to be held today, 24 November 2017, in Helsinki, when the involved actors will talk about their experiments, products and the future of transport.
There may be short interruptions in access to Trafi's electronic services on Sunday 26 November from 8 AM to 5 PM due to maintenance work. We regret any inconvenience caused!
Drone experts from all over Europe are gathering to Helsinki today and tomorrow, 21–22 November 2017, for the main European event on unmanned aviation. The High Level Conference on Drones discusses the future development in the field, integration of drones into airspace, and the new commercial opportunities that drones can offer.
Short interruptions might occur in the Paytrail payment service on Tuesday 21 November at 3.30–4.30 AM. During a possible break in service, it will not be possible to pay using the Paytrail payment service in e-Services.
Driving a decommissioned vehicle will incur a special tax as of 12/1/2017; previously it was possible to get off with a fine. Under the new legislation it will be possible to keep track of decommissioned vehicles through automatic monitoring. Motorists should make sure in connection with the purchase of a used car, for instance, that the car has been registered for use in traffic.
Delays are expected in vehicle and watercraft data updates in Trafi’s e-Services on 19 November from 8 am to 5 pm due to maintenance work. You can use the vehicle and watercraft services as usual, but any reported data will be updated in the service only after 5 pm. If the confirmation page opens at the end, your data entry has succeeded.
The service My e-Services is not available on Thusrday 16 November 8:30-10:00 AM due to maintenance work.
The service My e-Services is not available on Thusrday 2 November 8:00-10:30 AM due to maintenance work.
Short interruptions might occur in the Paytrail payment service on Tuesday, 31 October 2017, at 3.30–4.30 AM. During a possible break in service, it will not be possible to pay using the Paytrail payment service in e-Services.
Some of our electronic services are not available on Sunday 29 October 4-12 PM due to maintenance work. We regret any inconvenience caused!
Trafi is constantly improving its services. With the newest service, you can easily check information of any registered aircraft and its airworthiness based on the registration number.
The watercraft services in My e-services are not available on Thursday 10 October 9:00-10:00 AM due to maintenance work.
The standardised European rules of the air (SERA) have been changed. The changes made are applicable as of 12 October 2017 and must be taken into account in flight operations.
The service My e-Services is not available on Thusrday 12 October 8:00-10:00 AM due to maintenance work.
The Finnish Transport Agency and Trafi have launched the Arctic Challenge research project which aims to solve problems caused to the automation of road traffic by northern winter conditions. The project involves carrying out field experiments with automated vehicles in the Aurora test environment located in Fell Lapland in 2017–2019. Research agreements have been concluded with three groups consisting of companies and research institutions.
The new agreements delegate additional surveying and certification tasks to classification societies. In the future, Trafi will no longer carry out maritime safety surveys for classified ships.
The Finnish Transport Safety Agency announces that an operating authorizations for air services between Finland and China (Chongqing, Guangzhou, Nanjing and Xi’an as well as Rovaniemi-Beijing) are available.
Short interruptions might occur in the Paytrail payment service on Tuesday, 10 October, at 3.30–4.30 AM. During a possible break in service, it will not be possible to pay using the Paytrail payment service in e-Services.
Transport routines inevitably change with age. When aging, it is a good idea to rethink your transport choices from a fresh perspective and to utilise the benefits offered by modern technologies.
A multi-sectoral approach and searching for new perspectives are recommended for the prevention of drink driving. Nordic practises and tools for reducing driving under the influence were discussed today in an international seminar organised by Trafi and Liikenneturva.
The Moose Warning! tour with an aim to reduce collisions with moose will travel from north to south this year. The tour, organised by Trafi, the Finnish Association of Driving Schools and the Finnish Hunters’ Association and their partners, is part of the programme of Finland's centenary year 2017. You can also follow it on social media.
The watercraft services in My e-services are not available on Thursday 5 October 9:00–10:00 AM due to maintenance work.
The electronic services for driving licences in My e-services are not available on Saturday 7 October 8:00 AM–4:00 PM due to maintenance work.
From the viewpoint of waterway transport, last summer was safer than the previous one and according to Trafi's estimate, this may turn out to be the safest boating year in history. By the end of August, 22 people had been killed in water transport accidents, which is almost less than half the number for the same period last year.
The EU-wide eCall emergency call service for passenger cars and vans is progressing. Cars that automatically make a direct call to the emergency call centre in the event of an accident will be seen on the roads next year. From the beginning of October, all emergency call centres within the Union should be ready to receive messages sent automatically by cars in accident situations.
In addition to tread depth, drivers should also pay attention to the condition of studding. You should always check the condition of the tyres before you change them, but you should also monitor your tyres throughout the driving season, and rotate them when necessary. A recent Trafi study examined the differences in the condition of worn-out studded tyres and the associated risk factors.
Due to maintenance work there may be brief interruptions in access to our e-services,
The service My e-Services is not available on Thusrday 21 September 8:30-10:30 AM due to maintenance work.