Trois-Rivières Airport

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Trois-Rivières Airport
Aéroport de Trois-Rivières
Cessna 173 à Trois-Rivières.jpg
WMO: 71729
Airport type Public
Operator Town of Trois-Rivières
Location Trois-Rivières, Quebec
Time zone EST (UTC−05:00)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−04:00)
Elevation AMSL 199 ft / 61 m
Coordinates 46°21′06″N 072°40′50″W / 46.35167°N 72.68056°W / 46.35167; -72.68056Coordinates: 46°21′06″N 072°40′50″W / 46.35167°N 72.68056°W / 46.35167; -72.68056
CYRQ is located in Quebec
Location in Quebec
Direction Length Surface
ft m
05/23 9,006 2,745 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft movements 18,716

Trois-Rivières Airport, (IATA: YRQICAO: CYRQ), is located near the city of Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada.

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]

In the spring of 2009, work began to extend the runway to 9,006 ft (2,745 m), in order to accommodate Boeing 767 aircraft.[4] The threshold of runway 05 was extended towards the south of the airport.


  1. ^ a b Canada Flight Supplement. Effective 0901Z 24 July 2014 to 0901Z 18 September 2014
  2. ^ Synoptic/Metstat Station Information
  3. ^ Total aircraft movements by class of operation
  4. ^ Plein Vol Magazine, April/May 2009 issue, p.20-21

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