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|Location||Fox Harbour, Nova Scotia|
|Elevation||19 m |
62.336 ft19 m
|Coordinates||45° 52' 12.00" N, 63° 27' 40.00" W|
Fox Harbour Airport
ICAO: CFH4 IATA: ---
Privately owned airport located 1.5 nm2,778 m
north of Fox Harbour, Nova Scotia, Canada on the shore of Northumberland Strait.
Humid Continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dfb) - Variable weather patterns and a large seasonal temperature variance. Summers are often warm and humid with frequent thunderstorms and winters can be very cold with frequent snowfall and persistent snow cover.
Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of CFH4
- GL5T, Fox Harbour NS Canada, 2007 (On 11 November 2007, a Bombardier BD-700 (Global 5000) operated by Canadian charter company Jetport touched down short of the runway at destination Fox Harbour in normal daylight visibility and then directional control was lost and the aircraft exited the side of the runway ending up having rotated 120° clockwise about its fore-aft axis and came to rest approximately 300metres from the threshold and approximately 50 meters from the runway edge. As a result, the co pilot and one of the passengers suffered serious injuries and the other eight occupants suffered minor injuries. The aircraft sustained major structural damage.)