Varkaus Airport

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Varkaus Airport
Varkauden lentoasema
Joroistenkenttä.jpg
Varkaus Airport terminal
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Finavia
Serves Varkaus
Location Joroinen, Finland
Elevation AMSL 87 m / 286 ft
Coordinates 62°10′16″N 027°52′07″E / 62.17111°N 27.86861°E / 62.17111; 27.86861Coordinates: 62°10′16″N 027°52′07″E / 62.17111°N 27.86861°E / 62.17111; 27.86861
Website www.finavia.fi/...
Map
VRK is located in Finland
VRK
VRK
Location within Finland
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
14/32 2,000 6,562 Asphalt
Statistics (2015)
Passengers 0
Landings 0
Source: AIP Finland[1]
Statistics from Finavia[2]

Varkaus Airport (IATA: VRKICAO: EFVR) is an airport in Joroinen, Finland, about 16 kilometres (10 mi) south of Varkaus.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

The only scheduled service offered by Flybe Nordic to Helsinki ended in January 2014 leaving the airport without any scheduled flights.[3]

Statistics[edit]

Annual passenger statistics for Varkaus Airport [2]
Year Domestic passengers International passengers Total passengers Change
2005 15,550 519 16,069 −24.0% Decrease
2006 11,947 305 12,252 −23.8% Decrease
2007 2,337 30 2,367 −80.7% Decrease
2008 6,251 151 6,402 +170.5% Increase
2009 9,116 742 9,858 +54.0% Increase
2010 7,601 456 8,057 −18.3% Decrease
2011 7,210 1,525 8,735 +8.4% Increase
2012 5,576 1,074 6,650 −23.9% Decrease
2013 5,022 1,737 6,759 +1.6% Increase
2014 18 2 20 −99.7% Decrease
2015 0 0 0 −100.0% Decrease
2016 0 0 0 0%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "EFVR Varkaus" (PDF). AIP Suomi / Finland. Finavia. 30 June 2011. pp. EFVR AD 2.1, 1–12. Retrieved 21 July 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Traffic statistics". Finavia Corporation. Retrieved 28 January 2016. 
  3. ^ http://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/25425-flybe-nordic-abandons-savonlinna-and-varkaus

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