Skellefteå Airport invests in skills development in personnel safety

At the beginning of 2022, the requirements for activities that are subject to the Security Protection Act will be further tightened. This includes many aviation activities and activities related to aviation security – including our airport. Through SRF (Sweden’s Regional Airports), we at Skellefteå Airport have developed the skills of our staff in various areas […]

The first permanently placed electric aircraft has arrived at Skellefteå Airport

Now the first two electric planes that the flight school Green Flight Academy will use in its flight school have arrived at Skellefteå Airport. The aircraft is among the first to be permanently based at an airport in Scandinavia and will be used for the company’s green flight training. Skellefteå Airport is one of the […]

Now the people of Skellefteå can fly directly to Thailand

After a long break, it is now again possible to book a charter directly from Skellefteå Airport to Thailand with the travel company. Since the announcement that Thailand now welcomes Swedish tourists without a requirement for quarantine, the number of travel bookings at TUI has increased significantly and from Skellefteå, the booking situation is well […]

BRA will remain in Skellefteå – extend the traffic for the rest of the year

The airline BRA has decided to extend air traffic to Stockholm-Bromma from Skellefteå Airport for the rest of the year. The route is operated on Thursdays and Sundays during the autumn. “If we see the same good development in travel that we have seen during the summer, there are great opportunities for increased traffic to […]

Wizz Air start operating route between Skellefteå and Gdansk

The Hungarian airline Wizz Air planned to open a direct line between Skellefteå and the Polish city of Gdansk as early as summer 2020, but due to the corona pandemic, the start-up of the route was postponed. Now the great news has come that the route will start on the 29th of March 2022 and […]

Ryanair starts new domestic route between Skellefteå and Stockholm Arlanda

The airline Ryanair has decided to establish domestic traffic between Skellefteå Airport and Stockholm Arlanda two days a week. The airline means new alternatives for travel while improving accessibility to and from Skellefteå. The airline Ryanair has previously been based at Skavsta Airport in Nyköping, but in May the airline decided to move its base […]

Sweden’s most powerful electricity supply for aviation inaugurated at Skellefteå Airport

On Friday, Västerbotten’s Governor Helene Hellmark Knutsson inaugurated Sweden’s most powerful electricity supply for aviation at Skellefteå Airport. It is an important step in the journey towards commercial electric air traffic. Behind the investment are Skellefteå Airport and Skellefteå Kraft. In connection with the inauguration, Sweden’s northernmost flight to date was also made with an […]

Skellefteå Airport and Husqvarna in innovative collaboration

Skellefteå Airport and Husqvarna have started a collaboration for testing autonomous vehicles in complex environments and during the summer, the first machine at Skellefteå Airport was put into operation. Skellefteå Airport works with development in electrified aviation, procurement of bio-aviation fuel and today has a fossil-free business. Sustainability work is now continuing by assisting in […]

New direct flight between Amsterdam and Skellefteå increases tourism to Swedish Lapland.

The Dutch charter operator Voigt Travel has decided to expand its charter flights with direct flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Skellefteå Airport in the winter season 2022. Voigt Travel will be every week during the period January 30 – March 13 to fly winter-hungry tourists to Skellefteå and tourist attractions in Swedish Lapland. In addition, […]

Skellefteå is developing a test route for vertically starting air traffic

Within the framework of the Swedish Energy Agency’s call “Fossil-free flight 2045”, Skellefteå Airport’s application has been approved. The application is about developing a test route between Skellefteå Airport and Northvolt One for electrically powered and vertical-starting aircraft, so-called eVTOL. Behind the application is a broad consortium with partners from both academia and the private […]

Ski trips to Andorra directly from Skellefteå Airport 2022

The charter operator QTravel has decided to establish charter traffic to Andorra from Skellefteå Airport during the sports holiday week 2022. The trips will go to the popular ski paradises in Grandvalira, Arcalis and Pal / Arinsal. Skellefteå Airport will also be the only departure airport in northern Sweden that offers these trips next winter. […]

BRA establishes air traffic to Gothenburg and Stockholm from Skellefteå Airport

The airline BRA has decided to establish summer traffic to Gothenburg and Stockholm-Bromma from Skellefteå Airport. The routes open up new opportunities for increased summer tourism to Skellefteå and Swedish Lapland from both Mälardalen and Västra Götaland, while at the same time improving accessibility to and from Skellefteå. The airline BRA has had a low […]

First delivery of fossil-free bio-aviation fuel to Skellefteå

On Thursday, the first shipment of fossil-free aviation fuel was delivered to Skellefteå Airport. The delivery means the starting shot to be able to offer the public sector, business and private individuals the opportunity to fly with reduced climate impact from Skellefteå Airport.