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About the airport

Ronneby Airport is located close to several towns in the region: Karlskrona, Karlshamn, Sölvesborg, Kalmar, Kristianstad and Växjö are all located within approximately one hour's journey by car. The airport has a civilian and military section.

Blekinge wing, F 17, has an international flying unit and two JAS divisions at the airport. Here is also Sweden's only Jäger unit, Flygbasjägarskolan.

Distance from Ronneby Airport to:
Ronneby: 8 kilometres
Karlskrona: 33 kilometres
Karlshamn: 32 kilometres
Sölvesborg: 59 kilometres
Kalmar: 113 kilometres
Kristianstad: 88 kilometres
Växjö: 81 kilometres

Meters above sea level
54 metres

Length of runway
 
2,331 metres

Width of runway 
45 metres

Number of travellers
218 965 (year 2012)

Number of landings 
1,941  (year 2012)

Facts about Blekinge Wing F 17
Runs incident preparation for flight and ground for most of the year.
Has an international flying unit, SE 02, and two JAS 39 divisions.
Responsible for base battalion.
At P17 there is the air force's only Jäger unit, Flygbasjägarskolan.


Personnel
Officers: 276
Civilian employees: 84
Officer in the reserve: 197
Non-commission officers, soldiers and sailors: 73