Baddeck (Crown Jewel) Airport

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This article is about the airport. For the village, see Baddeck, Nova Scotia.
Baddeck (Crown Jewel) Airport
IATA: noneICAO: noneTC LID: CDW2
Airport type Private
Operator Crown Jewel Aviation Inc.
Location Baddeck, Nova Scotia
Time zone AST (UTC−04:00)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC−03:00)
Elevation AMSL 291 ft / 89 m
Coordinates 46°09′51″N 060°47′03″W / 46.16417°N 60.78417°W / 46.16417; -60.78417Coordinates: 46°09′51″N 060°47′03″W / 46.16417°N 60.78417°W / 46.16417; -60.78417
CDW2 is located in Nova Scotia
Location in Nova Scotia
Direction Length Surface
ft m
04/22 3,000 914 Gravel

Baddeck (Crown Jewel) Airport, (TC LID: CDW2), is a registered aerodrome located 3.1 nautical miles (5.7 km; 3.6 mi) north of Baddeck, Nova Scotia, Canada.

While the surrounding scenery is quite beautiful, in strong wind conditions there can be significant turbulence for light aircraft on approach to runway 22, due to the aerodrome's location in the foothills overlooking Baddeck. The hilly location is why runway 04 uses non-standard right hand circuits.


  1. ^ Canada Flight Supplement. Effective 0901Z 24 July 2014 to 0901Z 18 September 2014

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