Timmins/Victor M. Power Airport

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Timmins Victor M. Power Airport
Timmins Airport aerial.JPG
IATA: YTSICAO: CYTS
WMO: 71739
Summary
Airport type Public
Serves Timmins, Ontario
Time zone EST (UTC−05:00)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−04:00)
Elevation AMSL 968 ft / 295 m
Coordinates 48°34′14″N 081°22′36″W / 48.57056°N 81.37667°W / 48.57056; -81.37667Coordinates: 48°34′14″N 081°22′36″W / 48.57056°N 81.37667°W / 48.57056; -81.37667
Website portal.timmins.ca/airport
Map
CYTS is located in Ontario
CYTS
CYTS
Location in Ontario
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
03/21 6,000 1,829 Asphalt
10/28 4,907 1,496 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft movements 25,318
Sources: Canada Flight Supplement[1]
Environment Canada[2]
Movements from Statistics Canada[3]
Terminal building

Timmins Victor M. Power Airport, (IATA: YTSICAO: CYTS), is located 6 nautical miles (11 km; 6.9 mi) north-northwest of Timmins, Ontario, Canada. The airport serves both scheduled passenger and cargo flights and general aviation, including air ambulance (MEDEVAC), forest-fire fighting, and flight training.

The airport is classified as an airport of entry by NAV CANADA and is staffed by the Canada Border Services Agency. CBSA officers at this airport currently can handle general aviation aircraft only, with no more than 15 passengers.[1]

Timmins Airport was first opened in 1955 following lobbying by the board of the Timmins Chamber of Commerce.[citation needed] On May 31, 2007, the airport was renamed in honour of the city's former mayor Victor M. Power.[4]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Timmins Airport handles approximately 150,000 passengers per year, and acts as a mini hub with flights to many small communities in north-central Ontario.

Airlines Destinations
Air Canada Express Toronto-Pearson
Air Creebec Attawapiskat, Fort Albany, Kashechewan, Moosonee, Peawanuck[5]
Bearskin Airlines Kapuskasing, North Bay, Sudbury, Thunder Bay
Porter Airlines Toronto-Billy Bishop
Thunder Airlines Attawapiskat, Fort Albany, Kashechewan, Moosonee[6]

Other tenants[edit]

Timmins Flight Service Station[edit]

Timmins Airport is serviced by a Flight Service Station and also provides Remote Airport Advisory Service (RAAS) for the Moosonee (CYMO) and Muskoka (CYQA) airports.

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