Åre Östersund Airport

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Åre Östersund Airport
Åre Östersund Airport Logo.png
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IATA: OSDICAO: ESNZ
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Swedavia
Serves Östersund & Åre
Location Frösön, Sweden
Elevation AMSL 1,233 ft / 376 m
Coordinates 63°11′39″N 14°30′07″E / 63.19417°N 14.50194°E / 63.19417; 14.50194Coordinates: 63°11′39″N 14°30′07″E / 63.19417°N 14.50194°E / 63.19417; 14.50194
Website www.swedavia.com/ostersund/
Map
OSD is located in Jämtland
OSD
OSD
Location of airport in Jämtland
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
12/30 8,202 2,500 Asphalt
12L/30R
Closed
4,034 1,230 Asphalt
Statistics (2015)
Passengers total 465,196
International passengers 20,696
Domestic passengers 444,500
Landings total 5,208
Statistics: Swedavia[1]

Åre Östersund Airport (IATA: OSDICAO: ESNZ), previously known as Östersund–Frösön Airport is located about 11 km west of Östersund, Sweden and 94 km east of Åre, Sweden. The airport opened in 1958.

Åre Östersund airport is an international airport and served 465,196 passengers in 2015.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aegean Airlines Seasonal charter: Rhodes[2][3]
Air Europa Seasonal charter: Palma de Mallorca
Direktflyg
operated by AIS Airlines
Umeå-Airport
BRA Stockholm–Bromma
Seasonal: Gothenburg, Malmö[4]
Croatia Airlines Seasonal charter: Split
Corendon Airlines Seasonal charter: Antalya
Freebird Airlines Seasonal charter: Antalya
Novair Seasonal charter: Rhodes
TUIfly Seasonal charter: Gran Canaria
Scandinavian Airlines Stockholm–Arlanda

Ground transportation[edit]

Bus[edit]

Airport Coaches (Stadsbussarna) departs from the airport to down town Östersund. In the winter, Åre Flygtransfer, departs in connection to every SAS and BRA flights, to and from Åre.

Taxi[edit]

There is a taxi stand at the airport.

Airport parking[edit]

There is parking at the airport, including short-term and long-term parking lots.

Events[edit]

Östersund hosted a round of the Scandinavian Touring Car Championship in 2012 and 2013.

Incidents and accidents[edit]

  • On 9 September 2007 an MD83 took off for a charter flight bound for Antalya, Turkey. The plane was overloaded and left the runway very late and touched the landing light equipment that was placed outside the runway. It continued to Antalya where it landed normally.[5]

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