Kittilä Airport

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Kittilä Airport
Kittilän lentoasema
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IATA: KTTICAO: EFKT
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Finavia
Serves Kittilä, Finland
Elevation AMSL 644 ft / 196 m
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Website finavia.fi
Map
KTT is located in Finland
KTT
KTT
Location within Finland
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
16/34 8,202 2,500 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Passengers 214,493
Landings 1,233
Source: AIP Finland[1]
Statistics from Finavia[2]

Kittilä Airport (IATA: KTTICAO: EFKT), Finnish: Kittilän lentoasema, is a Finnish airport located in Kittilä inside the Arctic Circle. It handles general aviation and mostly seasonal international traffic and is one of the main airports in Northern Finland. It carried about 215,000 passengers in 2010.[2]

Airlines and destinations

Airlines Destinations
ASL Airlines France Seasonal: Paris-Charles de Gaulle (begins 17 January 2016)[3]
easyJet Seasonal charter: London-Gatwick, Bristol
Enter Air Seasonal charter: Paris-Charles de Gaulle
Finnair Helsinki, Ivalo
Flybe Seasonal charter: Birmingham
Germania Flug Seasonal: Zurich
Jet2.com Seasonal charter: Manchester
Lufthansa Seasonal: Munich[4]
Norwegian Air Shuttle Seasonal: Helsinki
Transavia France Seasonal charter: Paris-Orly
Thomas Cook Airlines Seasonal charter: East Midlands, Glasgow-International, London-Gatwick, Manchester
Thomson Airways Seasonal charter: Birmingham, Bristol, East Midlands, Glasgow, London-Gatwick, London-Stansted, Newcastle
TUI Airlines Netherlands Seasonal: Amsterdam
TUIfly Seasonal charter: Hannover, Munich

Statistics

Passengers

Annual passenger statistics for Kittilä Airport[5][6]
Year Domestic passengers International passengers Total passengers Change
1983 1,821
1985 280
1990 21,103
1995 76,002
2000 170,082
2005 155,008 73,693 228,701 −4.3% Decrease
2006 153,338 91,820 245,158 +7.3% Increase
2007 145,675 94,944 240,619 −1.8%Decrease
2008 164,136 101,428 265,564 +9.8% Increase
2009 165,926 79,387 245,313 −7.6% Decrease
2010 142,197 72,296 214,493 −12.6% Decrease
2011 167,484 71,054 238,538 +11.3% Increase

Cargo

Handled freight and mail at Kittilä Airport in tons[7]
Year Domestic freight Domestic mail International freight International mail Total freight and mail Change
2005 25 0 0 0 25 −7% Decrease
2006 26 1 0 0 27 +8% Increase
2007 14 0 0 0 14 −48% Decrease
2008 13 0 0 0 13 −7% Decrease
2009 11 0 0 0 11 −15% Decrease

Incidents and accidents

  • On 27 July 2006, a fire broke out around 19:00 between the old terminal building and the new unfinished section of the new terminal. The airport was ready and operational again in December 2006, with the new terminal open.[8]

See also

References

  1. "EFKT Kittilä" (PDF). AIP Suomi / Finland. Vantaa: Finavia. 30 June 2011. pp. EFKT AD 2.1, 1–12. Retrieved 15 July 2011.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Finavia's Air Traffic Statistics 2010" (PDF). Vantaa: Finavia. pp. 7, 9. Retrieved 15 July 2011.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. http://www.aslairlines.fr/en/
  4. "Lufthansa Adds Winter Munich – Kittila Service from Dec 2015". airlineroute. 10 April 2015. Retrieved 12 April 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  5. Alakulppi, Jaakko (2006). Lapin ilmailuhistoria II. Jälleenrakentamisesta 1945 Lapin lentomatkailuun ja Hornet-kauteen 2001. Lapin maakuntamuseon julkaisuja 10 (in Finnish). Jaakko Alakulppi. p. 732. ISBN 952-92-0337-3. ISSN 0781-5409. Unknown parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)CS1 maint: unrecognized language (link)<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  6. "Traffic statistics – Passengers". Finavia. Retrieved 15 July 2011.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  7. "Finavia's Air Traffic Statistics 2009" (PDF). Vantaa: Finavia. p. 13. Retrieved 15 July 2011.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  8. "Fire at Kittilä Airport". Finavia. 27 July 2006. Retrieved 15 July 2011.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

External links

Media related to Kittilä Airport at Wikimedia Commons