Tuktoyaktuk/James Gruben Airport
|Tuktoyaktuk/James Gruben Airport|
|IATA: YUB – ICAO: CYUB
– WMO: 71985
|Operator||Government of the Northwest Territories|
|Location||Tuktoyaktuk, Northwest Territories|
|Time zone||MST (UTC−07:00)|
|• Summer (DST)||MDT (UTC−06:00)|
|Elevation AMSL||14 ft / 4 m|
|Sources: Canada Flight Supplement
Movements from Statistics 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. There are regular flights going and arriving into the airport, but they come almost entirely from Inuvik.
The airport is named for James Gruben a local bush pilot/businessman who was killed on the ice road from Inuvik to Tuktoyaktuk on 13 April 2001. He was the owner of the only 100% Inuvialuit-owned transportation company, E. Gruben's Transport Ltd, that was passed down to him from his father Eddie Gruben and is still in business to this day.
Airlines and destinations
|Kenn Borek Air operating as
- Canada Flight Supplement. Effective 0901Z 29 May 2014 to 0901Z 24 July 2014
- Synoptic/Metstat Station Information
- Total aircraft movements by class of operation
- KBA flight schedule
- GNWT Hansard with members comments on James Gruben
- Past three hours METARs, SPECI and current TAFs for Tuktoyaktuk Airport from Nav Canada as available.
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