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Fox Harbour

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CFH4
Airport
ICAO: CFH4
Summary
Name Fox Harbour
Region North America
Territory Canada CA.gif
Location Fox Harbour, Nova Scotia
Serving Fox Harbour
Elevation 19 m
62.336 ft
62.336 ft19 m
Coordinates 45° 52' 12.00" N, 63° 27' 40.00" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
15/33 1489 m4,885.171 ft
23 m75.459 ft
ASP /

Fox Harbour Airport

ICAO: CFH4 IATA: ---

Description

Privately owned airport located 1.5 nm2,778 m
2.778 km
9,114.173 ft
north of Fox Harbour, Nova Scotia, Canada on the shore of Northumberland Strait.

Climatology

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.

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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.)