Dysart Airport

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Dysart Airport
IATA: DYAICAO: YDYS
Summary
Airport type Private
Operator BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance
Location Dysart, Queensland
Elevation AMSL 682 ft / 208 m
Coordinates 22°37′20″S 148°21′50″E / 22.62222°S 148.36389°E / -22.62222; 148.36389Coordinates: 22°37′20″S 148°21′50″E / 22.62222°S 148.36389°E / -22.62222; 148.36389
Map
YDYS is located in Queensland
YDYS
YDYS
Location in Queensland
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
14/32 1,550 5,085 Paved
Sources: Australian AIP and aerodrome chart[1]

Dysart Airport (IATA: DYAICAO: YDYS) is an airport near Dysart, Queensland with one 1,550 m (5,085 ft) runway. It is 682 ft (208 m) above sea level.[1]

Dysart Airport is privately owned by BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance. On May 17, 2013 BMA closed the airport to all but Royal Flying Doctor Service & Medivac flights, at the time promising to reveal a reopening strategy to Dysart Aero Club members.[2]

As of January 2016, the airport remains closed to all but medical flights.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b YDYS – Dysart (PDF). AIP En Route Supplement from Airservices Australia, effective 29 May 2014, Aeronautical Chart
  2. ^ "Dysart airport closure may be forever". 

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