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Fort St. John

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CYXJ
Airport
ICAO: CYXJ – IATA: YXJ
Summary
Name Fort St. John
Region North America
Territory Canada CA.gif
Location Fort St. John, British Columbia
Serving Fort St. John
Elevation 694.944 m
2,280 ft
2,280 ft694.944 m
Coordinates 56° 14' 12.93" N, 120° 44' 25.15" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
2/20 2042 m6,699.475 ft
61 m200.131 ft
ASP yes/yes
11/29 2103 m6,899.606 ft
46 m150.919 ft
ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation CYXJ 160800Z 13007KT 15SM FEW240 M00/M01 A2956 RMK CI2 SLP043
Station Fort St John, B. C.
Date/Time 16 October 2019 08:00:00
Wind direction 130°
Wind speed 07 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature
Dew point
Humidity 92%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a

Fort St. John Airport

ICAO: CYXJ IATA: YXJ

Description

Fort St. John Airport, North Peace Regional Airport, or North Peace Airport, is located at Fort St. John, British Columbia, Canada.

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 CYXJ

  • JS31, Fort St. John BC Canada, 2007 (On 9 January 2007, a Peace Air British Aerospace Jetstream 31 on a scheduled service flight from Grand Prairie, Alberta made an instrument approach to Runway 29 at Fort St. John, British Columbia and touched down 320 feet short of the runway striking approach and runway threshold lights.)