Aappilattoq Heliport (Qaasuitsup)

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Aappilattoq Heliport
Airport type Public
Operator Mittarfeqarfiit
Serves Aappilattoq, Greenland
Elevation AMSL 42 ft / 13 m
Coordinates 72°53′13″N 55°35′46″W / 72.88694°N 55.59611°W / 72.88694; -55.59611Coordinates: 72°53′13″N 55°35′46″W / 72.88694°N 55.59611°W / 72.88694; -55.59611
AOQ is located in Greenland
Location in Greenland
Source: Greenlandic AIP[1]

Aappilattoq Heliport (IATA: AOQICAO: BGAG[2]) is a heliport in Aappilattoq, a village in the Upernavik Archipelago of Qaasuitsup municipality in northwestern Greenland. The heliport is considered a helistop, and is served by Air Greenland as part of government contract.

There is also a heliport with the same name located in the village of Aappilattoq in the Kujalleq municipality in southern Greenland.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Greenland (settlement flights) Upernavik[3]

Air Greenland operates government contract flights to villages in the Upernavik area. These mostly cargo flights are not featured in the timetable,[3] although they can be pre-booked.[4] Departure times for these flights as specified during booking are by definition approximate, with the settlement service optimized on the fly depending on local demand for a given day.


  1. ^ AIP Greenland[dead link]
  2. ^ Airport information for BGAG at Great Circle Mapper.
  3. ^ a b "Booking system". Air Greenland. Retrieved 9 June 2010. 
  4. ^ Air Greenland, fare system rules