Vidsel Test Range
|Vidsel Test Range|
|Near Vidsel in Sweden|
|Operator||Swedish Defence Materiel Administration|
Vidsel Test Range are located in the north of Sweden, in a region with extremely low population and little air-traffic.
Vidsel Test Range has a permanently restricted airspace, called R02 in the Swedish system.
It covers the suspended ground space and is 7,200 km² in size, with GND/UNL altitude restriction.
Vidsel Test Range has a 3,300 km² large ground area, that is prohibited to enter for non-authorized personnel.
1,600 km² is the original test area established 1958, and is suspended year-around.
1,700 km² (divided in one 1600 km² and one 100 km² part) is only used and suspended when special demands calls for a larger area. The extended range can be used Sept-Jun.
"Vidsel Range Order", ed 1.1, Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV), 2009
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