Siorapaluk Heliport

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Siorapaluk Heliport
IATA: SRKICAO: BGSI
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Mittarfeqarfiit
Serves Siorapaluk, Greenland
Elevation AMSL 102 ft / 31 m
Coordinates 77°47′00″N 070°46′00″W / 77.78333°N 70.76667°W / 77.78333; -70.76667Coordinates: 77°47′00″N 070°46′00″W / 77.78333°N 70.76667°W / 77.78333; -70.76667
Map
BGSI is located in Greenland
BGSI
BGSI
Location in Greenland
Helipads
Number Length Surface
m ft
1 13.5 44 gravel
Source: Danish AIS[1]

Siorapaluk Heliport (IATA: SRKICAO: BGSI[2]) is a heliport in Siorapaluk, a village in the Qaasuitsup municipality in northern Greenland. The heliport is considered a helistop, and is served by Air Greenland as part of a government contract. It is the northernmost aerodrome in Greenland with scheduled civilian flights.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

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

Air Greenland operates government contract flights to villages in the Qaanaaq 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.

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