Gjoa Haven Airport

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Gjoa Haven Airport
Gjoa Haven Airport.JPG
Gjoa Haven terminal from airside
Airport type Public
Operator Government of Nunavut
Location Gjoa Haven, Nunavut
Time zone MST (UTC−07:00)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC−06:00)
Elevation AMSL 154 ft / 47 m
Coordinates 68°38′08″N 095°51′01″W / 68.63556°N 95.85028°W / 68.63556; -95.85028Coordinates: 68°38′08″N 095°51′01″W / 68.63556°N 95.85028°W / 68.63556; -95.85028
CYHK is located in Nunavut
Location in Nunavut
Direction Length Surface
ft m
13/31 4,400 1,341 Gravel
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft movements 1,908

Gjoa Haven Airport (IATA: YHKICAO: CYHK) is located 1.5 nautical miles (2.8 km; 1.7 mi) southwest of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut, Canada, and is operated by the government of Nunavut.

The airport is a single storey building and located next to several trailers. The runway and taxiways are gravel or dirt. The runway is not marked and other than a NDB lacks navigation aids.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Canadian North Cambridge Bay, Kugaaruk, Kugluktuk, Taloyoak, Yellowknife[4]
First Air Cambridge Bay, Kugaaruk, Taloyoak, Yellowknife[5]


  1. ^ a b 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. ^ Total aircraft movements by class of operation
  4. ^ Flight Schedule and Route Map Archived July 8, 2011, at the Wayback Machine..
  5. ^ First Air interactive weather/route map

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