Fort Severn Airport

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Fort Severn Airport
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Government of Ontario
Location Fort Severn First Nation
Time zone EST (UTC−05:00)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−04:00)
Elevation AMSL 52 ft / 16 m
Coordinates 56°01′08″N 087°40′34″W / 56.01889°N 87.67611°W / 56.01889; -87.67611Coordinates: 56°01′08″N 087°40′34″W / 56.01889°N 87.67611°W / 56.01889; -87.67611
Map
CYER is located in Ontario
CYER
CYER
Location in Ontario
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
15/33 3,518 1,072 Gravel

Fort Severn Airport, (IATA: YERICAO: CYER), is located 3 nautical miles (5.6 km; 3.5 mi) northwest of Fort Severn First Nation, Ontario, Canada. It is served by Wasaya Airways with connections to Sioux Lookout and Big Trout Lake.

Accidents and incidents[edit]

  • On 25 September 1975, Douglas C-47A CF-AII of Ilford-Riverton Airways crashed short of the runway, killing all three people on board. The aircraft was operating a non-scheduled passenger flight.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Canada Flight Supplement. Effective 0901Z 27 April 2017 to 0901Z 22 June 2017
  2. ^ Synoptic/Metstat Station Information Archived December 1, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ "Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 21 August 2010. 

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