Arvidsjaur Airport is rapidly expanding since more car manufacturer decides to locate their winter testing facilities in Arvidsjaur. The vehicle testing facilities in Lapland mean a lot for the manufacturers and also for the local trade. This is an industry that creates many jobs in the north of Sweden. The airport in Arvidsjaur has an extra long landing strip that allows transport planes to land. During the season, up to 1000 people are directly or indirectly involved in the activities.