BIAR

Akureyri Airport

Airport
ICAO code
BIAR
IATA Code
AEY
Summary
ICAO Region
NAT
ICAO Territory
Location

Akureyri,

Serving
Akureyri
Elevation
7 ft
Coordinates
65° 39' 31" N , 18° 4' 25" W
KCC
Airport WX
Volcanic Ash
Metar
BIAR 201500Z 19026KT 9999 SCT050 BKN150 10/04 Q1009

Description

International airport serving the communities surrounding the Eyjafjörður in northern Iceland. Mostly used by domestic flights, there are some international flights usually in the summer months. Akureyri may be nominated as a diversion for aircraft flying into either Keflavik or Reykjavik in the event that both are unavailable.

Climatology

Subpolar Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfc) - uniform precipitation distribution, temperatures are moderated by the proximity of the ocean and warm currents - cool summers and comparatively mild winters.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
1/19 2400 45 ASP Yes/Yes

Airport map

Aerial View

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