Grise Fiord Airport

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Grise Fiord Airport
Grise Fiord Airport.jpg
Airport typePublic
OperatorGovernment of Nunavut
LocationGrise Fiord, Nunavut
Time zoneEST (UTC−05:00)
 • Summer (DST)EDT (UTC−04:00)
Elevation AMSL135 ft / 41 m
Coordinates76°25′33″N 082°54′29″W / 76.42583°N 82.90806°W / 76.42583; -82.90806Coordinates: 76°25′33″N 082°54′29″W / 76.42583°N 82.90806°W / 76.42583; -82.90806
CYGZ is located in Nunavut
Location in Nunavut
Direction Length Surface
ft m
14/32 1,675 511 Gravel
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft movements190

Grise Fiord Airport (IATA: YGZ, ICAO: CYGZ) is located in Grise Fiord, Nunavut, Canada, and is operated by the Government of Nunavut. The only building at this airport is the Air Passenger Shelter and the companies that operate there are Air Nunavut using the Super King Air 200 and Kenn Borek Air using the DHC-6 Twin Otter planes. Flights to this airport are usually from Resolute Bay Airport and most of them only carry cargo with few to no passengers.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Kenn Borek Air operated by Unaalik Aviation Resolute[4]
Final Runway 32


Runway 14 Grise Fiord
Runway 32 Grise Fiord
Ken Borek Twin Otter

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