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Swedavia to sell future major hotel property at Stockholm Arlanda Airport to Wenaasgruppen and O.G. Ottersland

Press Releases   •   Dec 12, 2017 08:00 GMT

Swedavia is selling the property now under construction at Stockholm Arlanda Airport that will be a major hotel at the airport. The hotel, to be completed in late 2019, is located immediately adjacent to Sky City. It will comprise 503 rooms as well as bars and restaurants spread over 20,000 square metres and 14 storeys, making it the largest airport hotel in the Nordic countries.

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Passenger increase at Swedavia’s airports in November

Press Releases   •   Dec 11, 2017 07:25 GMT

In November, 3,300,000 passengers flew to or from one of Swedavia’s ten airports in Sweden – a three per cent increase compared to November 2016. International traffic was up four per cent to 2,000,000 passengers. Domestic traffic was up one per cent compared to the same period last year to 1,260,000 passengers.

Some 2,000,000 passengers flew to or from Stockholm Arlanda Airport in November, a four per cent increase compared to the same period last year. Of these, 1,560,000 were international passengers, a four per cent increase. Domestic traffic increased two per cent to 495,000 passengers.

Air traffic to and from Göteborg Landvetter Airport increased two per cent to 503,000 passengers in November. International passenger volume was up five per cent compared to last year – 370,000 passengers flew internationally to or from Göteborg Landvetter in November 2017.

Other passenger increases in November were noted, including at Åre Östersund Airport, where 46,000 people flew to or from the airport, a three per cent increase from November last year. Air traffic at Bromma Stockholm was also up three per cent, while traffic at both Malmö Airport and Umeå Airport was up two per cent compared to November 2016.

So far this year, 39,000,000 passengers have flown to or from Swedavia’s airports, which is a seven per cent increase compared to January-November 2016. International passenger volume is up nine per cent while domestic passenger volume is up three per cent.

Swedavia is a State-owned group that owns, operates and develops ten airports across Sweden. Our role is to create the access Sweden needs to facilitate travel, business and meetings – inSweden, in Europe and around the world. Safe, satisfied passengers are the foundation of our business. Swedavia is a world leader in developing airports with the least possible environmental impact. The Group has revenue of almost 5.5 billion Swedish kronor and some 2,500 employees.

In November, 3,300,000 passengers flew to or from one of Swedavia’s ten airports in Sweden – a three per cent increase compared to November 2016. International traffic was up four per cent to 2,000,000 passengers. Domestic traffic was up one per cent compared to the same period last year to 1,260,000 passengers.

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EasyJet launches service to Berlin from Stockholm Arlanda

Press Releases   •   Dec 06, 2017 11:08 GMT

On March 1, 2018, the European carrier easyJet will start flying non-stop to Berlin Tegel International Airport from Sweden’s largest airport, Stockholm Arlanda Airport. The popularity of Berlin as a destination has grown tremendously in recent years, with travellers now offered two daily departures from Stockholm Arlanda.

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Qatar Airways celebrates ten years at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Press Releases   •   Nov 27, 2017 17:30 GMT

Ten years ago today, on November 27, Qatar Airways landed for the first time on Swedish soil, thus establishing its presence in the Nordic market. Since it launched service, the company has flown some 668,000 passengers from Stockholm Arlanda. The carrier’s ten-year anniversary will be celebrated today with a number of surprises around the airport.

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LFV and Swedavia establish remote air traffic service from a remote position at four airports

Press Releases   •   Nov 23, 2017 11:50 GMT

LFV, Air Navigation Services of Sweden, and the airport company Swedavia, have signed an agreement that establishes air traffic service (ATS) from a remote position at four Swedavia airports. Concerned airports are Kiruna Airport, Umeå Airport, Åre Östersund Airport and Malmö Airport.

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Swedavia is awarded for their use of biofuel

Press Releases   •   Nov 17, 2017 09:00 GMT

Swedavia has been presented an award in recognition of their use of biofuel. The award was presented during the Airports Going Green Conference, in Dallas, Texas, and among other laureates were London Gatwick Airport and Chicago O'Hare International Airport.

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Swedavia signs new seven-year tax-free agreement with Dufry

Press Releases   •   Nov 13, 2017 13:52 GMT

Swedavia has signed a new concession agreement with Dufry AG, which will operate and develop the airport group’s tax- and duty-free shops for seven years. The value of sales in the shops is estimated SEK 8-10 billion during the contract period, and Dufry will make major investments to enhance the passenger retail experience at Swedavia’s airports.

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More passengers at Swedavia’s airports

Press Releases   •   Nov 06, 2017 11:48 GMT

In October, around 3,700,000 passengers flew to or from Swedavia’s ten airports – a five per cent increase compared to October 2016. International travel was up seven per cent, to 2,400,000 passengers. Domestic travel was up two per cent compared to last year, to 1,300,000 passengers.

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The Nuance Group (Sverige) AB awarded service concession contract with airport group Swedavia AB

Press Releases   •   Oct 31, 2017 16:09 GMT

The Nuance Group (Sverige) AB has been awarded a new service concession contract with Swedavia AB to run tax- and duty-free operations at Swedavia’s ten airports.

The contract will run for seven years, with the option of a three-year extension. The value of retail sales is estimated to be about SEK 8,000-10,000 M for the first seven years.

The Nuance Group (Sverige) AB is part of Dufry AG, which is a leading global travel retailer with more than 2,200 duty-free and duty-paid shops located at airports, on cruise liners, in seaports, in railway stations, hotels and downtown. The group has more than 31,000 employees and operations in 63 countries. Its head office is in Basel, Switzerland.

The tender process is subject to review from the day of the award decision until November 10, 2017.

For further information, please contact:
Ulrika Fager, Head of External Relations at Swedavia: +46 (0)10-10 940 43
or Swedavia’s press office: +46 (0)10-10 90 100

This is information that Swedavia AB is required to disclose under the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was provided by the above contact person for publication on October 31, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. CET.

Swedavia is a State-owned group that owns, operates and develops ten airports across Sweden. Our role is to create the access Sweden needs to facilitate travel, business and meetings – inSweden, in Europe and around the world. Safe, satisfied passengers are the foundation of our business. Swedavia is a world leader in developing airports with the least possible environmental impact. The Group has revenue of almost 5.5 billion Swedish kronor and some 2,500 employees.

The Nuance Group (Sverige) AB has been awarded a new service concession contract with Swedavia AB to run tax- and duty-free operations at Swedavia’s ten airports.

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Premiere for Ryanair to Kraków from Malmö Airport and Göteborg Landvetter

Press Releases   •   Oct 31, 2017 12:24 GMT

Today Ryanair starts operating two new direct routes from Kraków to Sweden. Consequently Ryanair is back at Malmö Airport, greater Copenhagen's second largest airport, and the Irish low cost airline is also adding a route to Göteborg Landvetter Airport. Passengers will be able to choose from three weekly departures from both Malmö and Landvetter to the second largest Polish city.

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About Swedavia

Swedavia is a State-owned group that owns, operates and develops ten airports across Sweden. Our role is to create the access Sweden needs to facilitate travel, business and meetings – in Sweden, in Europe and around the world. Safe, satisfied passengers are the foundation of our business. Swedavia is a world leader in developing airports with the least possible environmental impact. The Group has revenue of just over 5.5 billion Swedish kronor and some 2,800 employees.

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