Fitzroy Crossing Airport

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Fitzroy Crossing Airport
Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorShire of Derby/West Kimberley
LocationFitzroy Crossing, Western Australia
Elevation AMSL368 ft / 112 m
Coordinates18°10′55″S 125°33′31″E / 18.18194°S 125.55861°E / -18.18194; 125.55861Coordinates: 18°10′55″S 125°33′31″E / 18.18194°S 125.55861°E / -18.18194; 125.55861
Map
YFTZ is located in Western Australia
YFTZ
YFTZ
Location in Western Australia
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
01/19 1,300 4,265 Asphalt
Sources: Australian AIP and aerodrome chart[1]

Fitzroy Crossing Airport (IATA: FIZ, ICAO: YFTZ) is located 2 nautical miles (3.7 km; 2.3 mi) northwest[1] of Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia. The Airport has basic amenities including an undercover waiting area, water fountain and toilet facility for passengers. The airport has a number of private hangars and helipads for light aircraft and small regional airlines. There is a regular passenger service operated by Skippers Aviation between Halls Creek and Broome that picks passengers up in Fitzroy Crossing.

Fitzroy Crossing Airport is often the only form of transportation between the township of Fitzroy Crossing and the outside world through the wet season.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Skippers Aviation Broome, Halls Creek

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b YDBY – Fitzroy Crossing (PDF). AIP En Route Supplement from Airservices Australia, effective 08 November 2018, Aeronautical Chart