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Akureyri Airport

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BIAR
Airport
ICAO: BIAR – IATA: AEY
Summary
Name Akureyri Airport
Region Northern Atlantic
Territory Iceland IS.gif
Location Akureyri
Serving Akureyri
Elevation 2.134 m
7 ft
7 ft2.134 m
Coordinates 65° 39' 30.84" N, 18° 4' 24.59" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
1/19 2400 m7,874.016 ft
45 m147.638 ft
ASP no/no


METAR
Observation BIAR 190200Z 01012KT 340V040 9999 -RA FEW054 OVC069 04/00 Q1023
Station Akureyri
Date/Time 19 October 2020 02:00:00
Wind direction 10°
Wind speed 12 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 4°C
Dew point 0°C
Humidity 75%
QNH 1023 hPa
Weather condition light rain

WX
Tag(s) Volcanic Ash

Akureyri Airport

ICAO: BIAR IATA: AEY

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.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of BIAR

None on SKYbrary