TOUR DE SKY is returning 2016!!

We had great Tour de Sky 2014 at Oulu and now we would like to make even better airshow at Kuopio!.


Tour de Sky – Kuopio International Airshow June 18.-19, 2016 is the main airshow event in Finland 2016. Airshow is organized by The Finnish Aeronautical Association (FAA) in co-operation with First Event Ltd. FAA’s annual airshow is the biggest aviation event each year in Finland. Airshow is organized each year in different city / airport to cover the whole country. Local flying and skydiving clubs are traditionally also working for the show. The main airshow returns to Kuopio International Airport after nine years. Finland’s main annual airshow is also the main annual airshow for Finnish Air Force, Army Aviation and Border Guard. Therefore the airshow is organized with close co-operation with them.

Kuopio International Airport is also home of Finnish AF Fighter Squadron 31 flying Boeing F/A-18C/D Hornets.

Show dates

Gates are open 10 am to 6 pm both Saturday and Sunday June 18.-19.

Flight display program starts right from beginning and lasts until end of the day both days. Flight display program is quite similar on both days, just small variations. Flight display program will be published closer to airshow, when all displays are known.

Friday June 17, is business and media day, with no public access.


Press and spotters

Press accreditation will be required and spotter passes are available.

Spotter pass info HERE

Media accreditation is required, and is open HERE

Getting to Kuopio, accomodation and City of Kuopio

City of Kuopio is the main city of Eastern part of Finland with over 130 000 people living in the vicinity.

Kuopio has excellent bus, train and flight connections from/to Helsinki.

Accommodation – please visit:


Tour De Sky – Kuopio International Airshow 18.-19., 2016 is an excellent event to promote your company and meet potential customers and general public. Our Airshow is also excellent possibility to invite your customers and co-operation companies and offer them something different – great airshow experience.  There is great demand for the airshow in Kuopio region and people are talking about it and waiting for it. Airshow is very good channel to reach potential customers and to build your company image. We have several different possibilities in addition of our VIP area to promote your operations. We are happy to build the best possible solution to promote your company and products or support your customers “great airshow day”.

Contact info

Airshow Director (aviation and air display issues)
Perttu Karivalo
mobile: +358 40 5431539

Event Director (sponsorship and event issues)
Kimmo Piispanen
mobile +358 44 5555555

email: toimisto (at) tourdesky. fi


HISTORICAL INFO of previous Tour De Sky:



toimisto (at) tourdesky (piste) fi