Arlanda Airport Facts
Airport Code: ARN
Annual Passenger Traffic: 17 million (Approximately)
Location: Province of Uppland
Built: Originally built in 1959 but was only used for practice flights until it later opened for passenger traffic in 1962. It had been operating for a limited number of passengers since 1960 but it was officially opened in 1962.
Runways: Arlanda has 3 runways, with runway 1 being the longest at 3300metres, suitable for the heaviest aircrafts in operation today. it is also listed as one of the emergency landing airports for the Space Shuttle.