COVID-19 Impact on EUROCONTROL Member States - Sweden

EUROCONTROL Briefing
Airplane with Swedish flag on the tail

EUROCONTROL has released an updated briefing on the impact of COVID-19 on aviation in Sweden.

The briefing (available for download below in English and Swedish) provides key facts and graphics and is one of a series covering the impact of the crisis on countries across Europe.

It includes a specific country-level forecast, which shows that in the (most likely) Scenario 2, 2024 traffic in the Sweden is expected to achieve 95% of the 2019 level.

More information on the recent forecasts produced by EUROCONTROL can be found here.

The briefing includes also information on airports, the major airlines, market segments and traffic flows, including:

  • Total flights lost since 1 March 2020: 372,000 flights;
  • Current flight status: 437 daily flights or -66% vs 2019 (7-day average);
  • Traffic forecast: 43% of 2019 in 2021 & 72% in 2022;
  • GDP: +2.7% in 2021 & +2.9% in 2022 (vs. previous year);
  • Vaccination: 18.74 per hundred people fully vaccinated;
  • Busiest airport: Stockholm with 188 average daily flights (-74% vs. 2019);
  • Busiest airline: SAS with 80 average daily flights (-78% vs. 2019).

The briefing (attached) provides key facts and graphics and is one of a series covering the impact of the crisis on countries across the EUROCONTROL Network.

Sweden has lost around 229,000 flights compared to 2019 and 24 million passengers. Flights to/from/within Sweden are currently 70% down on last year and the number of passengers is 86% down

The briefing includes information on airports, the major airlines, market segments and traffic flows, including:

  • last week Stockholm and Gothenberg flights were both 75% down on last year;
  • SAS/KLM flights were 77%/50% down on 2019;
  • domestic flights were slightly less affected (66% down) than European flows (-70%).

Watch our animation on the impact of COVID-19 on flights to and from Sweden and download our factsheet below.

Files

COVID-19 Impact on EUROCONTROL Member States - Sweden - June 2021
COVID-19 Effekter på EUROCONTROL-medlemsstaterna - Sverige - Juni 2021
COVID-19 Impact on EUROCONTROL Member States - Sweden - December 2020
COVID-19 Effekter på EUROCONTROL-medlemsstaterna - Sverige - December 2020