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Alert Airport

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CYLT
Airport
ICAO: CYLT – IATA: YLT
Summary
Name Alert Airport
Region North America
Territory Canada CA.gif
Location Alert, Nunavut
Serving Alert
Elevation 30.48 m
100 ft
100 ft30.48 m
Coordinates 82° 30' 58.70" N, 62° 18' 30.54" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
05T/23T 1676 m5,498.688 ft
46 m150.919 ft
GVL /


METAR
Observation CYLT 151400Z 20013KT 15SM FEW210 19/05 A2980 RMK CI2 SLP094
Station Alert Airport
Date/Time 15 July 2019 14:00:00
Wind direction 200°
Wind speed 13 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 19°C
Dew point 5°C
Humidity 39%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a

CFIT
Tag(s) Altimeter Temperature Error Correction
GND
Tag(s) Aircraft Ground De/Anti Icing

Alert Airport

ICAO: CYLT IATA: YLT

Description

Airport serving CFS Alert, Nunavut. Alert is the world's northernmost permanent airport, located approximately 450 nm833,400 m
833.4 km
2,734,251.971 ft
south of the true North Pole. It is operated by the Canadian Department of National Defence and is supplied by military aircraft only. facility is also used as an emergency source of fuel for allied military aircraft low on fuel flying in the region.

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 CYLT

None on SKYbrary