Victoria Inner Harbour Airport

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Not to be confused with Victoria Airport Water Aerodrome.
Victoria Inner Harbour Airport
Victoria Harbour Water Airport
A Harbour Air plane taxiing into Victoria Harbour in front of Fisherman's Wharf
WMO: 71961
Airport type Private
Operator Transport Canada
Serves Victoria, British Columbia
Location Victoria Harbour
Time zone PST (UTC−08:00)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC−07:00)
Elevation AMSL 0 ft / 0 m
Coordinates 48°25′22″N 123°23′15″W / 48.42278°N 123.38750°W / 48.42278; -123.38750Coordinates: 48°25′22″N 123°23′15″W / 48.42278°N 123.38750°W / 48.42278; -123.38750
CYWH is located in British Columbia
Location in British Columbia
Direction Length Surface
ft m
n/a n/a n/a Water
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft movements 33,516
Source: Water Aerodrome Supplement[1]
Environment Canada[2]
Movements from Statistics Canada[3]

Victoria Inner Harbour Airport or Victoria Harbour Water Airport (IATA: YWHICAO: CYWH) is located in Victoria Harbour, adjacent to Victoria, British Columbia, 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 small airline and general aviation aircraft only, with no more than 15 passengers.[1] The facility can be used only by floatplanes and seaplanes.

In 2007, the link to Vancouver Harbour Water Airport was, according to the Official Airline Guide, Canada's busiest air route by the number of weekly flights.[4]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Harbour Air Vancouver, Vancouver Harbour, Pitt Meadows
Helijet Vancouver, Vancouver Harbour, province-wide medevac service
Kenmore Air Seattle/Lake Union
Pat Bay Air Local Charters
West Coast Air Vancouver, Vancouver Harbour, Whistler

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