Scandinavian Airlines Flight 751, a McDonnell Douglas MD-81, took off from Stockholm-Arlanda Airport, Sweden, in the early morning of December 27, 1991. The airliner was piloted by Danish captain Stefan G. Rasmussen and Swedish first officer Ulf Cedermark. It was headed to Warsaw, Poland through Copenhagen, Denmark.
After 25 seconds of flight, noise and vibrations from the engine...
Gripsholm Castle (Swedish: Gripsholms Slott) is a castle in Mariefred, Södermanland, in Sweden and is regarded as one of Sweden's finest historical monuments. It is located by lake Mälaren in south central Sweden, in the municipality of Strängnäs, about 60 km west of Stockholm.
Friends Arena is a retractable roof multi-purpose stadium currently under construction in Solna Municipality, Stockholm County, Sweden, and planned to be opened in 2012. It will be the largest stadium in the Nordic countries.
The main tenants of the stadium will be AIK and Sweden's national team, who both will move from their current home at the Råsunda Stadium when it is comple...
Nationalmuseum is not only Sweden's largest art museum. In itself, the building is a striking feature of the Stockholm cityscape. Its architectural design, modelled on that of Florentine and Venetian Renaissance buildings, evokes Italy - the home of the fine arts.
Under the oddly-shaped roof of this popular museum building is the exhibition of Sweden´s naval pride "Wasa", which sunk on her maiden voyage in 1628. It was raised from the bottom of Stockholms harbour in 1961.