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Resolute

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CYRB
Airport
ICAO: CYRB
Summary
Name Resolute
Region North America
Territory Canada CA.gif
Location Resolute, Nunavut
Serving
Coordinates 74° 43' 1.00" N, 94° 58' 10.00" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
17T/35T 1981 m6,499.344 ft
61 m200.131 ft
GVL /


METAR
Observation CYRB 220500Z 09010KT 15SM -SN BKN007 OVC035 M19/M22 A3000 RMK SC7SC1 SLP170
Station Resolute, N. W. T.
Date/Time 22 November 2019 05:00:00
Wind direction 90°
Wind speed 10 kts
Lowest cloud amount broken clouds
Temperature
Dew point
Humidity 77%
QNH hPa
Weather condition light snow

BS
Tag(s) Non Avian Wildlife Hazards to Aircraft
CFIT
Tag(s) Altimeter Temperature Error Correction
GND
Tag(s) Aircraft Ground De/Anti Icing
GND
Tag(s) Foreign Object Debris
WX
Tag(s) Fog

Resolute Airport

ICAO: CYRB IATA: YRB

Description

Airport serving Resolute, Nunavut.

Climatology

Tundra climate (Köppen climate classification ET) - warmest month has an average temperature of 0 - 10 degrees C.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of CYRB

  • B732, vicinity Resolute Bay Canada, 2011 (On 20 August 2011, a First Air Boeing 737-200 making an ILS approach to Resolute Bay struck a hill east of the designated landing runway in IMC and was destroyed. An off-track approach was attributed to the aircraft commander’s failure to recognise the effects of his inadvertent interference with the AP ILS capture mode and the subsequent loss of shared situational awareness on the flight deck. The approach was also continued when unstabilised and the Investigation concluded that the poor CRM and SOP compliance demonstrated on the accident flight were representative of a wider problem at the operator.)