Grise Fiord Airport

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Grise Fiord Airport
Grise Fiord Airport.jpg
WMO: 71971
Airport type Public
Operator Government of Nunavut
Location Grise Fiord, Nunavut
Time zone EST (UTC−05:00)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−04:00)
Elevation AMSL 135 ft / 41 m
Coordinates 76°25′34″N 082°54′34″W / 76.42611°N 82.90944°W / 76.42611; -82.90944Coordinates: 76°25′34″N 082°54′34″W / 76.42611°N 82.90944°W / 76.42611; -82.90944
CYGZ is located in Nunavut
Location in Nunavut
Direction Length Surface
ft m
14/32 1,988 606 Gravel
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft movements 190
Sources: Canada Flight Supplement[1]
Environment Canada[2]
Movements from Statistics Canada.[3]

Grise Fiord Airport (IATA: YGZICAO: CYGZ) is located at Grise Fiord, Nunavut, Canada, and is operated by the Government of Nunavut. The only building at this airport is the Air Passenger Shelter and the companies that operate there are Air Nunavut using the Super King Air 200 and Kenn Borek Air using the DHC-6 Twin Otter planes. Flights to this airport are usually from Resolute and most of them only carry cargo with few to no passengers.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Kenn Borek Air operated by Unaalik Aviation Resolute[4]
Final Runway 32


  1. ^ Canada Flight Supplement. Effective 0901Z 29 May 2014 to 0901Z 24 July 2014
  2. ^ Synoptic/Metstat Station Information
  3. ^ Total aircraft movements by class of operation
  4. ^ KBA flight schedule
Runway 14 Grise Fiord
Runway 32 Grise Fiord
Ken Borek Twin Otter

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