Niaqornat Heliport

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Niaqornat Heliport
IATA: NIQICAO: BGNT
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Mittarfeqarfiit
Serves Niaqornat, Greenland
Elevation AMSL 10 ft / 3 m
Coordinates 70°47′30″N 053°40′00″W / 70.79167°N 53.66667°W / 70.79167; -53.66667Coordinates: 70°47′30″N 053°40′00″W / 70.79167°N 53.66667°W / 70.79167; -53.66667
Map
BGNT is located in Greenland
BGNT
BGNT
Location in Greenland
Helipads
Number Length Surface
m ft
1 27 by 18 89 ft × 59 Gravel and grass
Source: Danish AIS[1]

Niaqornat Heliport (IATA: NIQICAO: BGNT) is a heliport in Niaqornat, a village on the northeastern shore of Nuussuaq Peninsula in the Qaasuitsup municipality in northwestern Greenland. The heliport is considered a helistop, and is served by Air Greenland as part of a government contract.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Greenland (settlement flights) Uummannaq[2]

Air Greenland operates government contract flights to villages in the Uummannaq Fjord region. These mostly cargo flights are not featured in the timetable,[2] although they can be pre-booked.[3] 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.

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