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 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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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.