|IATA: KRN – ICAO: ESNQ|
|Location||Kiruna, Norrbotten, Sweden|
|Elevation AMSL||1,509 ft / 460 m|
Kiruna Airport is the chosen destination for the Spaceport Sweden project. Spaceport Sweden is a new venture between Swedish Space Corporation, the Jukkasjärvi Icehotel, LFV Group and Progressum, in which they hope, when operations start that Virgin Galactic will make their second base after the USA.
Airlines and destinations
|Norwegian Air Shuttle||Stockholm-Arlanda|
|Scandinavian Airlines||Stockholm-Arlanda, Umeå
Seasonal charter: London-Heatrow
Accidents and incidents
- On 15 March 2012 a Norwegian Lockheed Hercules military transport plane crashed into the Kebnekaise mountain when approaching Kiruna Airport, the Norwegian C-130 Hercules accident. All five personnel on board died.
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