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|Coordinates||59° 11' 4.16" N, 9° 34' 2.76" E|
ICAO: ENSN IATA: SKE
Skien Airport, Geiteryggen (IATA: SKE) is an airport located 2.5 km1.35 nm
southwest of the city centre of Skien, Norway. Services are provided by Vildanden to Bergen and Stavanger.
Humid Continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dfb) - Variable weather patterns and a large seasonal temperature variance. Summers are often warm and humid with frequent thunderstorms and winters can be very cold with frequent snowfall and persistent snow cover.
Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of ENSN
- JS31, Skien Norway, 2001 (On 30 November 2001, a BAe Jetsream 31 operated by European Executive Express ran off the side of runway 19 on landing at Skien Airport, Geiteryggen, Norway. The runway excursion was the consequence of an unstable non-precision approach, with airframe ice accretion, and a very heavy touchdown, which caused severe aircraft damage and loss of control.)