Welcome to Skien Airport - Geiteryggen
Published: 05. okt. 2015 by Grenland Luftsportssenter
Grenland Luftsportssenter (Grenland Air Sports Center - GLSS) was established after Skien municipality decided to close the commercial operation at the airport. GLSS is responsible for all air traffic and operates the airstrip, as well as part of the area of the airport itself in accordance with a long-term agreement with Skien municipality.
Skien Airport, Geiteryggen will initially become an airport for non-commercial use. Shareholders in Grenland Luftsportssenter AS are Grenland Fallskjermklubb (parachute club), Russian Warbirds of Norway (warbird association) and Grenland Flyklubb (aeroclub).
The airport is approved for VFR day, 5700kg maximum departure weight, and maximum 9 passengers. The airport is open to visitors through PPR.
On 13th of October 2019, a photo was taken of Skien Airport Geiteryggen from a drone. By tapping the image you can see what the airport looks like from the air and you can pan and zoom in the image. NOTE! The photo is a dynamic still image from October 2019 and should not be confused with our traditional webcams.