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Gander International

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CYQX
Airport
ICAO: CYQX – IATA: YQX
Summary
Name Gander International
Region North America
Territory Canada CA.gif
Location Gander, Newfoundland
Serving Gander
Elevation 151.181 m
496 ft
496 ft151.181 m
Coordinates 48° 56' 13.00" N, 54° 34' 5.00" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
3/21 3109 m10,200.131 ft
61 m200.131 ft
ASP yes/yes
9/27 572 m1,876.64 ft
15 m49.213 ft
ASP yes/yes
13/31 2713 m8,900.919 ft
61 m200.131 ft
ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation CYQX 221600Z 25014KT 20SM FEW150 BKN260 17/04 A2985 RMK AC1CI5 AC TR CONTRAILS SLP113 DENSITY ALT 1000FT
Station Gander Int. Airport, Nfld.
Date/Time 22 September 2019 16:00:00
Wind direction 250°
Wind speed 14 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 17°C
Dew point 4°C
Humidity 42%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a

Gander International Airport

ICAO: CYQX IATA: YQX

Description

International airport serving Gander, Newfoundland.

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.

The separate article climate Newfoundland contains more detail on the climate of Newfoundland and associated weather phenomena.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of CYQX

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