Sweden: Air Bases and Military Airfields

Militära flygplatser i Sverige

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Cold War Airfields, by Bert Kondruss

Distribution of the airfields

Northern Part (H/S = Highway Strip)

Southern Part (Attention: not all airfield labels are shown)

South enlarged

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Military airfields in Sweden (106)
Ålem: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Älvkarleby: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Åmsele: Airfield
Ånge: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Ängelholm: Airport
Antnäs: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Arboga: Airfield
Åsen: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Balsjö: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Barkarby: Airfield
Berga: Heliport
Björkvik: Airfield
Boden: Airfield
Borlänge: Airfield
Borlänge: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Brattforsheden: Airfield
Bro: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Bunge: Airfield
Byholma: Airfield
Eneryda: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Eskilstuna: Airfield
Fällfors: Airfield
Fällfors: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Färila: Airfield
Finnträsk: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Follingbo: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Gävle: Airfield
Gillstad: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Gimo: Airfield
Gimo: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Göteborg: Säve Airfield
Grävlinge: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Gunnarn: Airfield
Hägernas: Seaplane Base
Hagshult: Airfield
Håle-Täng: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Hallabro: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Hallarp: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Halmstad: Airfield
Hasslösa: Airfield
Heby: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Heden: Airfield
Hjo: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Hovmantorp: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Hultsfred: Airfield
Jämjö: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Järlåsa: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Jokkmokk: Airfield
Kalixfors: Airfield
Kalmar: Airfield
Karlsborg: Airfield
Kiruna: Airfield
Kjula: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Kjulaåsen: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Klevshult: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Klippan: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Knislinge: Airfield
Kosta: Airfield
Kramfors: Airfield
Kristianstad: Airfield
Kubbe: Airfield
Lambohov: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Lammhult: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Larslund: Airfield
Lavad: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Lidköping: Airfield
Linköping: Malmen Airfield
Linköping: Saab Airfield
Ljungbyhed: Airfield
Luleå: Kallax
Målerås: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Mellby: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Mohed: Airfield
Moholm: Airfield
Norrköping: Bråvalla Airfield
Norrköping: Kungsängen Airfield
Nyköping: Airfield
Optand: Airfield
Optand: Highway Strip
Örebro: Airfield
Örnsköldsvik: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Östersund: Frösön Airfield
Östersund: Highway Strip
Piteå: Airfield
Råda: Airfield
Revinge: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Ronneby: Airfield
Såtenäs: Airfield
Sättna: Airfield
Sjöbo: Airfield
Sjöbo: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Skärplinge: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Söderhamn: Airfield
Sövdeborg: Airfield
Strängnäs: Airfield
Sundbro: Airfield
Tierp: Airfield
Tokebo: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Tullinge: Airfield
Umeå: Airport
Uppsala: Airfield
Uråsa: Airfield
Västerås: Hässlö Airfield
Vidsel: Airfield
Vidsel: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas
Visby: Airfield

Ålem: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN565831 E0162357 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

E22, 2 km north-northeast of Ålem.

Runways

  • 02/20: 2000 m

Installations

This highway strip has a full QRA area (Framom) in the south. Maybe it comes from the history as war airfield.

Airfields in the vicinity

Älvkarleby: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN603305 E0172958 (WGS84) Google Maps
Airfield IdS 81

Location of airfield

3 km southeast of Älvkarleby on road 76.

Runways

  • 11/29: 2000 m

Airfields in the vicinity

Åmsele: Airfield

Amsele

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN643415 E0191852 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 695'
Location indicatorESUA

Location of airfield

4 km north-northwest of Åmsele.

Usage during the Cold War

Military airfield, not activated permanently.

Runways

  • 15/33: 2000 m Asphalt Main runway
  • 16/34: 1200 m Highway strip, parallel to the runway on the western side.
  • 18/36: 1200 m Highway strip, ca. 1,5 km to the east
  • 15/33: 1200 m Highway strip, ca. 2 km to the north.

Installations

Simple layout: runway, QRA areas (Framom) at each end; 3 highway strips in the vicinity.

Links

Ånge: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

Granboda, Ange, Jämtkrogen

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN623514 E0154317 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

E14, 8 km north-northeast of Ånge.

Runways

  • 14/32: 2500 m

Ängelholm: Airport

Barkåkra, Angelholm Barkakra

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN561730 E0125117 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 65'
Location indicatorESDB, ESTA
Airfield IdF 10

Location of airfield

5 km north of Ängelholm.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 14/32: 1950 m x 40 m Asphalt
  • 04/22: 2000 m x 40 m Asphalt

Radio beacons

  • ILS 14: 111.3 "DB"
  • NDB: 370.5 "LB"
Data for the year 1990:

Radar

PAR (1971)

Antnäs: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN653232 E0214932 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

E4, southwest of Antnäs.

Runways

  • 05/23: 2000 m

Airfields in the vicinity

Arboga: Airfield

Flygplats

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN592318 E0155516 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 33'
Location indicatorESQO

Location of airfield

3 km east of Arboga.

Usage during the Cold War

Swedish airforce airfield.

Use today

Private airfield.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 15/33: 2000 m x 40 m Asphalt

Åsen: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

Byholma-2, Asen

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN564902 E0133230 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

Approx. 5 km northwest of Byholma airfield.

Use today

This highway strip is probably not intended for use anymore, as the parking pads on both sides have been demolished and renaturated.

Runways

  • 12/30: 1200 m

Balsjö: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN635559 E0185804 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location

65 km west-northwest of Umeå, 12 km east of Bjurholm.

Location of airfield

On road 92.

Runways

  • 10/28: 2300 m

Barkarby: Airfield

Stockholm-Barkarby

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN592451 E0175252 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 56'
Location indicatorESCI, ESKB
Airfield IdF 8

Location of airfield

8 NM NW Stockholm

Use today

Closed.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 06/24: 2000 m x 40 m Asphalt

Installations

Underground hangar.

Airfields in the vicinity

Berga: Heliport

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN590413 E0180660 (WGS84) Google Maps
Location indicatorESQP

Usage during the Cold War

Heliport.

Use today

Closed.

Airfields in the vicinity

Björkvik: Airfield

Bjorkvik

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN584727 E0163415 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 148'
Location indicatorESKX

Location of airfield

Ca. 5 km south-southeast of Björkvik.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 12/30: 2000 m

Installations

Simple layout: runway, taxiway, QRA areas (Framom) at each end.

Boden: Airfield

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN654837 E0214131 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 56'
Location indicatorESPG

Location of airfield

1 NM S Boden

Runways

  • 14/32: 400 m x 30 m Asphalt

Airfields in the vicinity

Borlänge: Airfield

Borlange, Rommehed, Falun

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN602519 E0153056 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 503'
Location indicatorESCS, ESSD

Location of airfield

8.5 km south-southeast of Borlänge.

Runways

  • 14/32: 2312 m x 40 m Asphalt Main runway
  • 14/32 (Bana C): 1200 m Short Strip (Kortbana) southeast of main runway

Radio beacons

Data for the year 1971:
  • NDB: 324 "OB", 314°/2.26NM to fld
  • VOR: 116.8 "BOR", at field
Data for the year 1990:
  • VORDME: 117.6 "BOR", at field
  • ILS 32: 109.5 "SD"

Installations

Simple layout with runway, QRA areas at both ends and taxiway. About 1 km southeast of the airfield is a short runway (Kortbana) which is connected by a taxiway/road. A highway strip is located northeast of the field on road 70. Along the roads around the airfeld are about 20 paved parking pads for aircraft. All installations are stretching over a length of 7 km.

Links

  • Flygbas.se - Short description
  • UL-BOLAGET - Airfield map from 2001. Right at the bottom, an arrow points to the "MIL RWY". Also the highway strip northeast of the runway is marked by a black line.

Airfields in the vicinity

Borlänge: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN602549 E0153127 (WGS84) Google Maps

General

Highway Strip/Short Strip/Kortbana on road 70

Runways

  • 14/32: 1200 m

Airfields in the vicinity

Brattforsheden: Airfield

Krigsflygfält 16

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN593633 E0135451 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 588 ft
Location indicatorESQS, ESSM

Usage during the Cold War

Swedish Air Force airfield (ESQS, known for the 1960s).

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • ../..: 800 m

Links

Bro: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN574101 E0182718 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location

Gotland

Location of airfield

6 km east-northeast of Visby airport.

Runways

  • 15/33: 2200 m

Airfields in the vicinity

Bunge: Airfield

Flygfält

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN575057 E0190206 (WGS84) Google Maps
Location indicatorESVB

Location

Gotland

Location of airfield

1,5 km southwest of Fårösund

Use today

General aviation.

Links

Airfields in the vicinity

Byholma: Airfield

Flygbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN564702 E0133603 (WGS84) Google Maps
Location indicatorESFY

Use today

Closed, now used as timber storage.

Runways

Angaben für das Jahr 1990:
  • 12/30: 2300 m

Installations

Simple Layout with runway, taxiway und QRA areas (Framom) at both runway ends. A remote dispersal area is about 1 km southwest, west of road 545. There are two highway strips in the vicinity of the airfield: 5 km to the northwest Åsen: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas and 4 km south-southeast Hallarp: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas. Along road 545 between the airfield and Åsen are (were) several paved parking pads. All installations are strechting over a length of 12 km.

Links

Eneryda: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN564210 E0142260 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

2 km east of Eneryda.

Runways

  • 08/26: 2000 m

Airfields in the vicinity

Eskilstuna: Airfield

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN592112 E0164230 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 132'
Location indicatorESSU (1990)

Location of airfield

11 km east of Eskiltuna.

Usage during the Cold War

Swedish airforce airfield.

Use today

Civil airfield.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 18/36: 2200 m x 35 m Asphalt/Concrete

Radio beacons

Data for the year 1990:
  • LLZ36: 110.9 "SU"
  • L 36: 402 "LX"

Installations

Simple Layout with runway, taxiway and QRA areas (Framom) at each end. About 2 km southwest is Kjulaåsen highway strip / Reservvägbas with dispersal areas further to the south. 3 km to the northeast is Kjula Highway Strip / Reservvägbas. Along the road between Kjulaåsen Highway Strip and Kjula Highway Strip are several paved parking pads for aircraft. All installations are stretching over a length of 10 km.
Maybe also autobahn E20 about 3 km northeast of the airfield was intended for aircraft operations.

Fällfors: Airfield

Fallfors

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN650627 E0204541 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 640'
Location indicatorESUF (1990)

Location of airfield

2.5 km south-southwest of Fällfors.

Use today

Closed, used for car races.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 16/34: 2000 m
  • 14/32: 1000 m "Bana B", north of main runway.
  • 16/34: 1200 m "Bana C" on the (nearly) parallel taxiway, west of the main runway
  • 16/34: 1100 m "Bana D", Highway strip south-southeast of the airfield, see Fällfors Highway Strip

Installations

Simple layout: runway, taxiway, QRA areas (Framom) at each end; Three short strips / highway strips. Dispersal area about 4 km south of the airfield with paved parking pads and hangars along public roads. All installations of the airfield are stretching over a length of 11 km.

Links

  • AlfaPower - Discussion forum about cars, shows map of the airfield with designators
  • bunkertours.se - Pictures of the airfield and underground hangar

Fällfors: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN650509 E0204652 (WGS84) Google Maps

Airfields in the vicinity

Färila: Airfield

Farila

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN615353 E0154217 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 675'
Location indicatorESNF

Location of airfield

13 km north-northwest of Färila.

Use today

Closed.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 12/30: 2000 m
  • 10/28: 1100 m "Bana B", ca. 3 km northwest of the airfield
  • 10/28: 1100 m "Bana C", east-southeast of the airfield
  • 17/35: 1200 m "Bana D", ca. 5 km southeast of the airfield

Installations

Simple layout: runway, taxiway, QRA areas (Framom) at each end. Three short strips in the vicinity, connected to the airfield by roads.

Links

  • http://www.fht.nu/se/37/var/dfolderID/11 - Försvarets Historiska Telesamlingar (FHT) - Flygbassystem 90 The title of the pdf document "Flygbassystem 90" shows a map of the Färila airfield with the short strips / highway strips. But the location of "Bana B" differs significantly from current satellite pictures. On the map, it is shown north of the main runway, while satellite pictures show it more to the west.
  • bunkertours.se - Pictures

Finnträsk: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN650450 E0210641 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

3 k southeast of Finnträsk.

Runways

  • 14/32: 2200 m

Follingbo: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN573627 E0182035 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

4 km southeast of Visby.

Runways

  • 15/33: 2200 m

Links

Airfields in the vicinity

Gävle: Airfield

Sandviken

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN603536 E0165705 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 222'
Location indicatorESSK

Location of airfield

14 km southwest of Gävle.

Use today

General aviation.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 18/36: 2000 m x 45 m Asphalt

Radio beacons

Data for the year 1990:
  • ILS 18: 111.3 "SK"
  • LMM 18: 258.5 "R"
  • LOM 18: 326 "OG"

Links

Gillstad: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN582713 E0125927 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

6 km southwest of Råda airfield.

Runways

  • 06/24: 1200 m

Gimo: Airfield

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN600758 E0180618 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 60'
Location indicatorESKA (1990)

Location of airfield

6 km southwest of Gimo.

Use today

Closed.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 05/23: 2000 m

Installations

Simple layout: runway, taxiway, QRA areas (Framom) at each end (see pattern ). 3 km north is Gimo: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas.

Airfields in the vicinity

Gimo: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN600952 E0180641 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

3 km west of Gimo, 3 km north of Gimo: Airfield.

Runways

  • 09/27: 2400 m

Links

Airfields in the vicinity

Göteborg: Säve Airfield

Gothenburg

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN574633 E0115214 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 66'
Location indicatorESIC, ESGP

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 04/22: 1700 m x 30 m Asphalt
  • 01/19: 1925 m x 40 m Asphalt

Radio beacons

Data for the year 1990:
  • ILS19: 108.1 "GP"
  • L: 360 "OS"

Installations

Underground hangar, now museum.

Links

Grävlinge: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN593728 E0164350 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

Runways

  • 09/27: 1200 m

Gunnarn: Airfield

Flygbas, Storumans flyplats

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN645739 E0174147 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 915'
Location indicatorESPD, ESUD

Location of airfield

5 km south of Gunnarn.

Usage during the Cold War

Military airfield, not activated permanently.

Use today

General aviation.

Runways

  • 15/33: 2300 m x 40 m Asphalt/Concrete Main runway
  • 10/28: 1200 m Highway strip "Bana B", west of the airfield
  • 14/32: 1200 m Highway strip "Bana C", 5 km east-southeast of the airfield
  • 11/29: 1200 m Highway strip "Bana D", 6 km southeast of the airfield

Radio beacons

Data for the year 1990:
  • NDB: 348 "GUN", 331°/3.4NM to fld

Installations

Simple layout with runway, taxiway and QRA areas at each end (see pattern ); three highway strip in the vicinity of the airfield.

Links

Hägernas: Seaplane Base

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN592643 E0180805 (WGS84) Google Maps
Location indicatorESCE

Radio beacons

  • NDB HERON: 534 "SLB", at the seaplane base

Airspace and procedures

Unusable in winter due to ice.

Use today

Closed.

Airfields in the vicinity

Hagshult: Airfield

Flygbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN571733 E0140815 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 554'
Location indicatorESMV (1990)
OperatorSwAF

Usage during the Cold War

Swedish Airforce airfield; operated sunrise - sunset (1990).

Use today

Swedish Airforce airfield.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 04/22: 2050 m x 40 m Asphalt Main runway
  • 04/22: 1200 m Highway strip on parallel taxiway south of the main runway
  • 17/35: 1200 m Highway strip, 4 km north-northwest of the airfield.

Installations

Simple layout with runway, taxiway and QRA areas at each end. Taxiway in the south is marked as high strip. Other highway strips are located 4 km north-northwest and 3 km west-northwest (Klevshult: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas).

Airfields in the vicinity

Håle-Täng: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN582343 E0124710 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

6 km southeast of Såtenäs airbase.

Runways

  • 07/25: 1100 m

Hallabro: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN562624 E0150658 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

5 km north of Hallabro.

Runways

  • 01/19: 2000 m

Airfields in the vicinity

Hallarp: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

Byholma-1

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN564526 E0133808 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

Ca. 4 km south-southeast of Byholma: Airfield, on road 25.

Runways

  • 08/26: 1200 m

Installations

East and west of the highway strip are several paved parking pads along road 25.

Halmstad: Airfield

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN564130 E0124913 (WGS84)
Elevation 101'
Location indicatorESDE, ESMT

Location of airfield

Northwest of Halmstad.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 01/19: 2300 m x 40 m Concrete
  • 06/24: 850 m x 34 m Earth

Radio beacons

Data for the year 1990:
  • ILS19: 110.1 "MT"

Links

Hasslösa: Airfield

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN582435 E0131546 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 262'
Location indicatorESFH

Location of airfield

10 km west-northwest of Skara.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 03/21: 2000 m

Installations

Simple layout: runway, taxiway, QRA areas (Framom) at each end.

Links

Heby: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN595151 E0165536 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

9 km south-southeast of Heby.

Runways

  • 17/35: 1700 m

Airfields in the vicinity

Heden: Airfield

Boden/Heden

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN655018 E0212810 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 128'
Location indicatorESPJ

Location of airfield

11 km west of Boden.

Usage during the Cold War

Operated from sunrise to sunset.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 12/30: 2000 m x 35 m Asphalt

Airfields in the vicinity

Hjo: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN581655 E0141541 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

Southwest of Hjo.

Runways

  • 18/36: 1700 m

Installations

No parking ramps?

Hovmantorp: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN564822 E0150634 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

Road 25, 2 km northwest of Hovmantorp.

Runways

  • 15/33: 2000 m

Hultsfred: Airfield

Vimmerby

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN573133 E0154924 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 367'
Location indicatorESDM, ESSF

Location of airfield

3 km north-northwest of Hultsfred.

Usage during the Cold War

Airfield of the Swedish Airforce.

Use today

Civil airfield.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 12/30: 1940 m x 40 m Concrete

Radio beacons

Data for the year 1990:
  • ILSDME30: 111.9 "SF"
  • LOM 30: 376 "LN"

Installations

Simple layout: runway, taxiway and QRA areas (Framom) at each end.

Jämjö: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

Jamjoslatt

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN561226 E0155212 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 164'
Airfield IdS 71

Location of airfield

2 km northeast of Jämjö.

Runways

  • 05/23: 2200 m

Links

Järlåsa: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN595343 E0170741 (WGS84) Google Maps
Airfield IdS 97

Location of airfield

4 km west of Järlåsa.

Runways

  • 10/28: 1600 m

Airfields in the vicinity

Jokkmokk: Airfield

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN662947 E0200849 (WGS84)
Elevation 902'
Location indicatorESNJ (1990)

Location of airfield

19 km southeast of Jokkmokk.

Usage during the Cold War

Reserve airfield.

Use today

Military airfield with civil traffic.

Runways

  • 14/32: 2045 m x 25 m Asphalt Main runway
  • 15/33: 1100 m Short Strip
  • 13/31: 1100 m Short Strip
  • 18/36: 1100 m Short Strip

Radar

PAR (1990)

Installations

Simple layout: runway, taxiway and QRA (Framom) areas at each end. Three short strips are located south and southwest of the airfield.

Links

Kalixfors: Airfield

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN674553 E0201525 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 1549'
Location indicatorESPB (1963), ESUK (199x, 200x)

Location of airfield

9 km south of Kiruna.

Usage during the Cold War

Military airfield.

Runways

  • 17/35: 1200 m x 40 m Asphalt
  • 05/23: 920 m x 40 m Asphalt
  • 11/29: 920 m x 40 m Asphalt

Airfields in the vicinity

Kalmar: Airfield

Flygplats

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN564104 E0161707 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 21'
Location indicatorESDC (1963, 1971) / ESMQ (199x, 200x)
OperatorSwAF

Location of airfield

3 km west of Kalmar.

Usage during the Cold War

Swedish Airforce base.

Use today

Civil airfield.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 16/34: 2061 m x 37 m Asphalt
  • 05/23: 2000 m x 40 m Asphalt

Radar

ASR/PAR (1971)

Airfields in the vicinity

Karlsborg: Airfield

Flygplats

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN583050 E0143026 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 309'
Location indicatorESIA

Location of airfield

Southwest of Karlsborg.

Use today

Military airfield.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 06/24: 2300 m x 40 m Asphalt

Radio beacons

Data for the year 1990:
  • NDB: 312 "KBG", 066°/3.8NM to fld

Radar

PAR (1990)

Kiruna: Airfield

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN674920 E0202013 (WGS84) Google Maps
Location indicatorESKI (1963)

Airfields in the vicinity

Kjula: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

Barva

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN592303 E0164359 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

3 km north-nordeast of Eskilstuna: Airfield.

Runways

  • 10/28: 1400 m

Airfields in the vicinity

Kjulaåsen: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN591944 E0164103 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

11 km east-southeast of Eskilstuna and ca. 2 km southwest of Eskilstuna: Airfield.

Runways

  • 02/20: 1200 m

Airfields in the vicinity

Klevshult: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN571844 E0140544 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

3 km west-northwest of Hagshult: Airfield.

Runways

  • 01/19: 1200 m

Airfields in the vicinity

Klippan: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN560729 E0131248 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

3 km east-southeast of Klippan, 4 km north of Ljungbyhed: Airfield.

Runways

  • 08/26: 1200 m

Airfields in the vicinity

Knislinge: Airfield

Flygbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN561116 E0140809 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 105'
Location indicatorESFI

Location of airfield

3 km east-southeast of Knislinge.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 15/33: 2100 m

Installations

Simple layout: runway, taxiway, QRA areas at each end.

Kosta: Airfield

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN565042 E0152709 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 755'
Location indicatorESFQ

Location of airfield

3 km east of Kosta.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 17/35: 2000 m

Installations

Simple layout: runway, taxiway, QRA area (Framom) at each end. The runway is crossed by a public road.

Kramfors: Airfield

Sollefteå

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN630256 E0174608 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 33'
Location indicatorESNK

Location of airfield

13 km north of Kramfors.

Use today

Civil airfield.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 17/35: 2000 m x 45 m Asphalt

Radio beacons

Data for the year 1990:
  • L: 277 "LUE"
  • ILS 35: 109.7 "NK"

Kristianstad: Airfield

Everöd, Everod, Lyngsjö, Österlen

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN555521 E0140508 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 76'
Location indicatorESDG, ESMK

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 01/19: 2000 m x 40 m Asphalt

Radio beacons

Data for the year 1990:
  • LOM19: 363 "OE"
  • ILS19: 108.5 "MK"

Installations

Simple layout: runway, taxiway, QRA areas (Framom) at each end. In contrast to other swedish airfields, there is a greater distance between runway and parallel taxiway, therefore the Framom areas does not form loops.

Airfields in the vicinity

Kubbe: Airfield

Flygbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN633758 E0175610 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 820'
Location indicatorESNI

Location of airfield

14 km north-northwest of Kubbe.

Use today

Closed, used for car races.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 16/34: 2300 m Main runway
  • 05/23: 1100 m Highway strip east of main runway.
  • 12/30: 1000 m Highway strip north of main runway.
  • 11/29: 1000 m Highway strip northwest of main runway.

Installations

Simple layout: runway, QRA areas (Framom) at each end; 3 highway strips in the vicinity.

Lambohov: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN582233 E0153235 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

3 km south-southeast of Linköping: Malmen Airfield.

Runways

  • 18/36: 1200 m

Airfields in the vicinity

Lammhult: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN570611 E0143813 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

Road 30, 7 km south-southeast of Lammhult.

Runways

  • 17/35: 2100 m

Larslund: Airfield

Enstaberga

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN5845 E01649 ca. (WGS84)
Elevation 105 ft
Location indicatorESQW

Use today

Closed.

Runways

Data for the year 1971:
  • ../..: 1189 m Grass

Links

Lavad: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN582447 E0125059 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location of airfield

8 km east-southeast of Flugplatz Såtenäs airbase.

Runways

  • 06/24: 1100 m

Lidköping: Airfield

Lidkoping, Ekcarden, Hovby

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN582757 E0131031 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 199'
Location indicatorESID, ESGL

Location of airfield

4 km south-southeast of Lidköping.

Usage during the Cold War

Military airfield; 1971: operated from sunset to sunrise.

Use today

Civil airfield.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 06/24: 2000 m x 45 m Asphalt

Radio beacons

Data for the year 1990:
  • LLZDME24: 111.3 "EGL"
  • L: 359 "LK"

Linköping: Malmen Airfield

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN582347 E0153119 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 306'
Location indicatorESCF

Location of airfield

4 km west of Linköping.

Usage during the Cold War

Military airfield.

Use today

Military airfield with civil traffic.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 01/19: 2250 m x 35 m Asphalt/Concrete
  • 08/26: 1950 m x 37 m Asphalt/Concrete

Radio beacons

Data for the year 1971:
  • NDB: 285 "SLC", 054°/1.2NM to fld

Radar

ASR/PAR (1971)
PAR (1990)

Installations

Lambohov: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas is located 3 km southeast.

Linköping: Saab Airfield

Tannefors

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN582423 E0154047 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 172'
Location indicatorESLN, ESSL

Location of airfield

East of Linköping.

Use today

Test airfield

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 11/29: 2133 m x 35 m Asphalt

Radio beacons

Data for the year 1990:
  • ILS 29: 108.1 "SL"
  • LOM29: 267 "OL"

Radar

PAR (1971)

Links

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Ljungbyhed: Airfield

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN560458 E0131146 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 138'
    Location indicatorESDA, ESTL

    Location of airfield

    Northwest of Ljungbyhed.

    Use today

    Civil airfield.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 11L/29R: 2000 m x 40 m Concrete
    • 11R/29L: 2200 m x 40 m Concrete
    • 12L/30R: 800 m x 25 m Asphalt
    • 12R/30L: 800 m x 25 m Asphalt

    Radio beacons

    Data for the year 1990:
    • VORDME: 113.4 "LJU", at field
    • ILS 29L: 111.7 "DA"

    Radar

    PAR (1990)

    Installations

    Klippan: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas is located 4 km to the north.

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Luleå: Kallax

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN653235 E0220724 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 55'
    Location indicatorESPA

    Location of airfield

    5 km south of Lulea.

    Use today

    Military airfield with civil traffic.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 14/32: 3345 m x 45 m Asphalt

    Radio beacons

    Data for the year 1990:
    • LOM 14: 377 "OL"
    • VORDME: 115.1 "SLU", at field
    • ILS 14: 110.3 "PA"

    Radar

    ASR/PAR (1971)
    PAR (1990)

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Målerås: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN565259 E0153837 (WGS84) Google Maps

    Location of airfield

    5.5 km southeast of Målerås.

    Runways

    • 12/30: 2000 m

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Mellby: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN582813 E0130331 (WGS84) Google Maps

    Location of airfield

    Ca. 2 km south of Råda airfield

    Runways

    • 05/23: 1200 m "Bana B"

    Links

    • Flygbas.se - Råda airfield map, also showing "Bana B".

    Mohed: Airfield

    Söderhamn-Mohed Flygfält

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN611729 E0165049 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Location indicatorESQX, ESUM

    Usage during the Cold War

    Used by the Swedish Air Force (known for the 1960s).

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Moholm: Airfield

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN583554 E0140639 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 312'
    Location indicatorESFM

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 03/21: 2000 m Asphalt

    Installations

    Simple Layout: runway, taxiway, QRA area in the south, open parking pads northeast of the field along the road.

    Links

    • Flygbas.se - Short description, map, aerial picture.
    • Flygbas.se - Former airfield Moholm/Kyrketorp on this ground.

    Norrköping: Bråvalla Airfield

    Bravalla

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN583639 E0160613 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 89'
    Location indicatorESCK

    Use today

    Closed.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 15/33: 2300 m x 38 m Asphalt
    • 06/24: 1800 m x 40 m Asphalt

    Radio beacons

    Data for the year 1971:
    • NDB: 412 "LM", 150°/3.0NM to fld

    Radar

    PAR (1971)

    Installations

    Underground hangar.

    Norrköping: Kungsängen Airfield

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN583510 E0161505 (WGS84) Google Maps

    Usage during the Cold War

    Civil aerodrome with QRA.

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Nyköping: Airfield

    Nykoping, Stockholm/Skavsta, Oxelosund

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN584718 E0165423 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 140'
    Location indicatorESCJ, ESKN

    Use today

    Civil airfield.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 09/27: 2600 m x 40 m Asphalt
    • 16/34: 2023 m x 40 m Asphalt

    Radio beacons

    Data for the year 1990:
    • ILS 26: 111.9 "EKN"
    • LOM: 398 "PEO"

    Radar

    ASR/PAR (1971)

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Optand: Airfield

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN630745 E0144807 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Location indicatorESNM

    Location of airfield

    5 km southeast of Östersund.

    Runways

    • 18/36: 1200 m Short strip/Kortbana at the Optand airfield
    • 16/34: 1200 m Highway strip/Short strip, northwest of the airfield, see Optand Highway Strip

    Links

    Optand: Highway Strip

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN630813 E0144714 (WGS84) Google Maps

    Örebro: Airfield

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN591324 E0150216 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 187 ft
    Location indicatorESOE

    Usage during the Cold War

    Civil airfield with two QRA areas.

    Örnsköldsvik: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

    Overhornas

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN631758 E0183159 (WGS84) Google Maps

    Location of airfield

    Road 348, 9 km west of Örnsköldsvik.

    Runways

    • 12/30: 2000 m

    Östersund: Frösön Airfield

    Ostersund, Åre Östersund

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN631138 E0143013 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 1233'
    Location indicatorESPC, ESNZ

    Location of airfield

    9 km west-northwest of Östersund.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 12/30: 2300 m x 45 m Asphalt
    • 12/30: 1200 m Highway strip/short strip, on the road north of the airfield.

    Radio beacons

    Data for the year 1990:
    • LIM 12: 338 "F"
    • ILS 12: 109.5 "PC"

    Radar

    ASR/PAR (1971)
    PAR (1990)

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Östersund: Highway Strip

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN631151 E0143037 (WGS84) Google Maps

    Piteå: Airfield

    Pitea

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN652353 E0211542 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 43'
    Location indicatorESNP

    Location of airfield

    14 km northwest of Piteå.

    Usage during the Cold War

    Military airfield; Operated from sunrise to sunset (1990).

    Use today

    Civil airfield.

    Runways

    • 16/34: 2000 m x 25 m Asphalt

    Installations

    See pattern ).

    Råda: Airfield

    Flygbas

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN582956 E0130312 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 230'
    Location indicatorESFR

    Location of airfield

    5 km west of Lidköping.

    Use today

    Military airfield.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 18/36: 2000 m x 45 m Asphalt

    Installations

    Simple layout: runway, taxiway, QRA area in the north; open parking pads in a dispersal area in the southwest. In the vicinity, there are 2 highway strips: 2 km to the south Mellby Highway Strip ("Bana B") and 6 km southwest Gillstad Highway Strip. Both are connected by a road from the southwestern dispersal area.

    Links

    • Flygbas.se - Short description and aerial picture.
    • Flygbas.se - Airfield map, also showing the dispersal area and the highway strip / short strip "B".

    Revinge: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN554344 E0132537 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 85'
    Airfield IdS 17

    Location of airfield

    West of Revinge.

    Runways

    • 11/29: 2200 m

    Ronneby: Airfield

    Kallinge

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN561605 E0151556 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 191'
    Location indicatorESDF
    Airfield IdF 17

    Location of airfield

    6 km north of Ronneby.

    Use today

    Military airfield.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 01/19: 2360 m x 40 m Concrete
    • 11/29: 800 m x 40 m Grass

    Radio beacons

    Data for the year 1990:
    • ILS 19: 110.7 "DF"
    • LOM 19: 318 "LP"
    • NDB: 340 "N", at field

    Radar

    PAR (1971)
    PAR (1990)

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Såtenäs: Airfield

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN582546 E0124241 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 177'
    Location indicatorESIB

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 11/29: 2000 m x 40 m Asphalt
    • 01/19: 2300 m x 40 m Asphalt

    Radio beacons

    Data for the year 1990:
    • NDB: 409 "SG"

    Radar

    ASR/PAR (1971)
    PAR (1990)

    Sättna: Airfield

    Sattna

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN622854 E0170007 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Location indicatorESNT

    Use today

    Closed.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 12/30: 2000 m

    Installations

    Simple layout: runway, QRA areas (Framom) at each end.

    Sjöbo: Airfield

    Björka

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN553856 E0133731 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 144'

    Location of airfield

    5 km west-northwest of Sjöbo.

    Use today

    Closed.

    Runways

    • 12/30: 2000 m

    Installations

    Simple layout: runway, taxiway, QRA areas (Framom] at each end.

    Links

    Sjöbo: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN553604 E0134249 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 125'

    Location of airfield

    4 km south of Sjöbo.

    Runways

    • 14/32: 2000 m

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Skärplinge: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN602824 E0175008 (WGS84) Google Maps

    Location of airfield

    4 km east of Skärplinge.

    Runways

    • 10/28: 1700 m

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Söderhamn: Airfield

    Soderhamn

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN611542 E0170554 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 85'
    Location indicatorESCL
    Airfield IdF 15

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 12/30: 2550 m x 40 m Asphalt

    Radio beacons

    Data for the year 1990:
    • ILSDME 30: 110.5 "CL"
    • LOM30: 337 "OZ"

    Radar

    PAR (1990)

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Sövdeborg: Airfield

    Sjöbo, Sjobo

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN553552 E0134030 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 118'
    Location indicatorESFJ

    Location of airfield

    4 km south-southwest of Sjöbo.

    Usage during the Cold War

    1971: operated from sunrise to sunset.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1971:
    • 13/31: 1981 m Grass

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Strängnäs: Airfield

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN591850 E0170634 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 115'
    Location indicatorESKS

    Location of airfield

    7 km southeast of Strängnäs.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 16/34: 2000 m

    Installations

    Simple layout: runway, taxiway, QRA areas (Framom) at each end (see pattern ).

    Links

    Sundbro: Airfield

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN595523 E0173208 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 62'

    Runways

    Data for the year 1971:
    • ../..: 1250 m Grass

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Tierp: Airfield

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN602043 E0172519 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 125'
    Location indicatorESKT

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 16/34: 2000 m

    Installations

    Simple layout: runway, taxiway, QRA areas (Framom) at each end.

    Links

    • Flygbas.se - Short description and military approach map with TILS and PEJL approach.

    Tokebo: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN565009 E0161028 (WGS84) Google Maps

    Location of airfield

    19 km north-northwest of Kalmar, 1 km north of Tokebo.

    Runways

    • 16/34: 2000 m

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Tullinge: Airfield

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN591050 E0175443 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 177'
    Location indicatorESCN

    Location of airfield

    Southwest of Stockholm.

    Use today

    Closed.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 06/24: 2360 m x 40 m Asphalt/Concrete
    • 15/33: 1800 m x 40 m Asphalt

    Radar

    PAR (1971)

    Installations

    Underground hangar.

    Links

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Umeå: Airport

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN634728 E0201704 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Location indicatorESUM

    Usage during the Cold War

    Civil aerodrome with a military readiness site (Quick Reaction Alert QRA, Framom)

    Uppsala: Airfield

    Ärna Flygplats

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN595351 E0173520 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 69 ft
    Location indicatorESCM

    Location of airfield

    5 km north of Uppsala city center.

    In the 1950s

    Radio beacons

    • NDB: 438 "SLP", 360°/0.49 NM
    • L: 438 "LP", 076°/5.4 NM

    Radio communication

    • Uppsala Tower 116.1, 121.5

    In the 1990s

    Runways

    • 03/21: 1930 m x 49 m Asphalt
    • 08/26: 2000 m x 40 m Asphalt

    Installations

    Underground hangar.

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Uråsa: Airfield

    Urasa, Växjö, Vaxjo

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN564054 E0145648 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 548'
    Location indicatorESDR, ESMU

    Location of airfield

    23 km south-southeast of Växjö.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 16/34: 2300 m x 30 m Asphalt

    Radio beacons

    Data for the year 1971:
    • NDB: 329 "U", 161°/0.53NM to fld
    • NDB: 349 "OU", 161°/3.5NM to fld

    Västerås: Hässlö Airfield

    Flygbas Stockholm-Vasteras, Hasslo

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN593524 E0163802 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 20'
    Location indicatorESCD, ESOW
    Airfield IdF 1

    Location of airfield

    Southeast of Västeras

    Usage during the Cold War

    Swedish Airforce base.

    Use today

    Civil airfield.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 01/19: 2500 m x 50 m Concrete
    • 01/19: 800 m x 100 m Grass
    • 04/22: 1000 m x 50 m Grass/Concrete

    Radio beacons

    Data for the year 1990:
    • DVOR: 112.8 "ARS", at field
    • ILS 19: 108.3 "SCD"
    • LOM 19: 333 "LE"

    Radar

    PAR (1971)

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Vidsel: Airfield

    Myrheden

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN655232 E0200901 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Elevation 597'
    Location indicatorESPE

    Location of airfield

    18 km west-northwest of Vidsel.

    Use today

    Military airfield.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 11/29: 2300 m x 35 m Asphalt Main runway
    • 11/29: 1200 m "Bana B", ca. 11 km west-northwest of main runway
    • 12/30: 1200 m "Bana C", ca. 1 km northwest of main runway
    • 11/29: 1200 m "Bana D", south of main runway, nearly parallel
    • 13/31: 1200 m Presumed runway on road east of main runway, with reduced width

    Radio beacons

    Data for the year 1990:
    • NDB: 336 "JZ", 291°/4.2NM to the field

    Radar

    PAR (1990)

    Installations

    The airfield installations are extending over a length of 17 km.

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Vidsel: Highway Strip / Reservvägbas

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN654915 E0203410 (WGS84) Google Maps

    Location of airfield

    2.5 km east-southeast of Vidsel, on road 374.

    Runways

    • 13/31: 2100 m

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Visby: Airfield

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    CoordinatesN573945 E0182046 (WGS84) Google Maps
    Location indicatorESVB, ESSV

    Location

    Gotland

    Location of airfield

    4 km northeast of Visby.

    Use today

    Civil aerodrome with a military site.

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