Clarence Valley Regional Airport

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Clarence Valley Regional Airport
Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorClarence Valley Council
LocationGrafton, New South Wales
Elevation AMSL110 ft / 34 m
Coordinates29°45′36″S 153°01′48″E / 29.76000°S 153.03000°E / -29.76000; 153.03000Coordinates: 29°45′36″S 153°01′48″E / 29.76000°S 153.03000°E / -29.76000; 153.03000
Websitewww.clarence.nsw.gov.au
Map
YGFN is located in New South Wales
YGFN
YGFN
Location in New South Wales
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
18/36 1,709 5,607 Asphalt
Statistics (2009/2010)
Revenue Passengers18,401
Aircraft Movements2,670

Clarence Valley Regional Airport (IATA: GFN, ICAO: YGFN) is an airport located 7 nautical miles (13 km; 8.1 mi) southeast[2] of Grafton, New South Wales, Australia. In addition 36 weekly services to Sydney operated by Regional Express, the airport is used by the Royal Flying Doctor Service and during summer months is often used as a base for aircraft engaged in aerial firefighting by the Rural Fire Service. In 2013, the Clarence Valley Council which operates the airport secured $2.12 million funding through loans and grants to upgrade the facilities at the airport.[3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Regional Express Sydney, Lismore

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Grafton Regional Airport Business Plan" (PDF). Clarence Valley Council. 2010.
  2. ^ YGFN – Clarence Valley (PDF). AIP En Route Supplement from Airservices Australia, effective 08 November 2018
  3. ^ "Clarence Valley". The Australian Business Journal. Retrieved 16 November 2014.

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