Yellowknife Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
CYZF
IATA Code: 
YZF
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAM
Territory: 
Location: 
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Serving: 
Yellowknife
Elevation: 
675 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
62° 28' 5.351" N, 114° 26' 33.266" W
Airport BS: 
Bird Strike, Non Avian Wildlife Hazards to Aircraft
Airport CFIT: 
Altimeter Temperature Error Correction
Airport GND: 
Aircraft Ground De/Anti Icing
Airport RE: 
Landing on Contaminated Runways
Metar
Observation
CYZF 271100Z 27010G16KT 15SM -SN DRSN FEW028 OVC160 M20/M23 A2976 RMK SC2AC6 SLP101
Station
Yellowknife, N. W. T.
Date/Time
2021-11-27 11:00:00
Wind direction
270°
Wind speed
10 kts
Lowest cloud amount
few clouds
Temperature
-20°C
Dew point
-23°C
Humidity
76%
Weather condition
light drifting

Description

International airport serving Yellowknife, the capital of the Northwest Territories.

Climatology

Subarctic climate (Köppen climate classification Dfc) - long, usually very cold winters, and short, cool to mild summers.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
9/27 1524 46 ASP Yes/Yes
15/33 2286 46 ASP Yes/Yes
Airport map: 
Aerial View: 

Accidents and Serious Incidents at or in the vicinity of CYZF

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