With the runway significantly extended in December 2011, Vagar Airport is within direct reach of more destinations than ever before. The runway extension and other investments have already proven to be a game changer. New routes and an increase in charter operations from mainland Europe resulted in a rise in passenger-figures to the Faroese high yield market. From 2002 till 2012, Vagar Airport experienced a 38 per cent growth in passenger-figures. Estimated growth in 2013 is around 6 per...
- Number of Terminals: 1
- Urban population: 25,000
- Total Catchment Population: 50,000
- Number of Runways: 2 (12 &30)
The past year was the busiest ever in the history of the Faroe Islands as its international gateway, Vagar Airport, handled 225,532 passengers, up 10.8 per cent on the previous year. With...
Passenger-growth at Vagar Airport continues at passenger-figures for January is announced. A total of 15,598 passengers passed through the terminal at Vagar, which is a rise of some 8.5 per cent...