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Røst Airport

Airport information
Airport typePublic
Elevation2 m (7 ft)

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Røst Airport ( ) is a regional airport serving the island and municipality of Røst in Nordland, Norway. It is owned and operated by Avinor. Services are provided by Widerøe, operating de Havilland Canada DHC-8-100 Dash 8 aircraft on contract with the Norwegian Ministry of Transport and Communications. Services operate to Bodø Airport and Leknes Airport.

Røst was first served using seaplanes from the 1960s, and then by helicopters from 1972. On 1 June 1986, Røst Airport opened, and the airport was served by Widerøe using de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otters. From 2000 to 2001 the service was operated by Guard Air, and from 2003 to 2008, by Kato Air.

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