1980´s - An exciting period at the airport!

Did you know that Örebro Airport celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2018?


The queen of Sweden, Silvia, visiting the airport under a great welcoming from our staff. Rolf Zandström, who is still working for us today, was newly hired as a staff member at the time and he still remembers the huge commotion at the arrival of the royalty.


The picture below shows a flight photo over the terminal and airside back in 1988. An aircraft of the model SAAB 340 is parked up on the platform.


During the years 1983-84 was also the runway extended to a total of 1 850 meters. Today it has a length of 3 300 meters.


The year when the line to Copenhagen started. The airline of Swedair was the first to operate and did it with a Jetstream 31.

Today we have Star Alliance including SAS/LOT/BMI operating the flights to Copenhagen with two departures on all weekdays. For the weekend flights you can now book it at the special price of 998 SEK return. Departure on Friday afternoon and return to Örebro either Sunday night or Monday morning.

Weekend flights to Copenhagen at the campaign price can be booked at: www.lot.com

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