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Blue River Airport

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Name Blue River Airport
Region North America
Territory Canada CA.gif
Location Blue River, British Columbia
Serving Blue River
Elevation 682.752 m
2,240 ft
2,240 ft682.752 m
Coordinates 52° 7' 25.49" N, 119° 17' 35.33" W
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
1/19 1524 m5,000 ft
18 m59.055 ft

Observation CYCP 231300Z 00000KT 6SM BR SCT002 BKN021 BKN085 06/06 A2991 RMK SF3SC2AC2 SLP142
Station Blue River, B. C.
Date/Time 23 September 2019 13:00:00
Wind direction
Wind speed 00 kts
Lowest cloud amount scattered clouds
Temperature 6°C
Dew point 6°C
Humidity 100%
Weather condition mist



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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of CYCP

  • B190, Blue River BC Canada, 2012 (On 17 March 2012, the Captain of a Beech 1900C operating a revenue passenger flight lost control of the aircraft during landing on the 18metre wide runway at destination after an unstabilised day visual approach and the aircraft veered off it into deep snow. The Investigation found that the Operator had not specified any stable approach criteria and was not required to do so. It was also noted that VFR minima had been violated and, noting a fatal accident at the same aerodrome five months previously, concluded that the Operators risk assessment and risk management processes were systemically deficient.)