Windorah Airport

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Windorah Airport
IATA: WNRICAO: YWDH
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Barcoo Shire Council
Serves Windorah, Queensland, Australia
Elevation AMSL 452 ft / 138 m
Coordinates 25°24′48″S 142°40′00″E / 25.41333°S 142.66667°E / -25.41333; 142.66667Coordinates: 25°24′48″S 142°40′00″E / 25.41333°S 142.66667°E / -25.41333; 142.66667
Map
YWDH is located in Queensland
YWDH
YWDH
Location in Queensland
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
04/22 1,374 4,508 Asphalt
Sources: Australian AIP and aerodrome chart[1]

Windorah Airport (IATA: WNRICAO: YWDH) is an airport serving Windorah, Queensland, Australia.[1] It is operated by the Barcoo Shire Council.[1] The airport received $183,578 in funds for security upgrades from the Australian Government in 2006.[2]

Facilities[edit]

The airport resides at an elevation of 452 ft (138 m) above sea level. It has one runway designated 04/22 with an asphalt surface measuring 1,374 m × 30 m (4,508 ft × 98 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Skytrans Airlines Bedourie, Birdsville, Boulia, Brisbane, Charleville, Mount Isa, Quilpie, Toowoomba

Services are operated under contract to the Government of Queensland and will be taken over by Regional Express Airlines from 1 January 2015.[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d YWDH – Windorah (PDF). AIP En Route Supplement from Airservices Australia, effective 29 May 2014, Aeronautical Chart
  2. ^ "Another $1.16 Million for Security Upgrades at Regional Airports". Press release. Australian Minister for Infrastructure and Transport. May 2006. [dead link]
  3. ^ "Rex soars in Queensland as Skytrans falters". Brisbane Times. 15 October 2014.