Press Releases 2007
Report about Finlands practice ranges being used for international exercises
The ministry of defence appointed a commission to establish Finlands possibilities for making suitable land and sea areas as well as air space available for international exercises. The Commission was led by Brigadier General Arto Räty. The goal of the commission was to study the need for practice ranges from an international and commercial perspective, the opportunities available and ramifications.
The report will be presented to Minister of Defence Seppo Kääriäinen on Tuesday 16th of January 2007.
A summary in English can be found on the website of the ministry of defence.
For further information, please contact Brigadier General Arto Räty (tel. +358 9 160 88142) or Director for Public Policy Jyrki Iivonen (tel. +358 9 160 88200 or +358 50 568 0553).