Grise Fiord Airport

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Grise Fiord Airport
Grise Fiord Airport.jpg
Airport type Public
Operator Government of Nunavut
Location Grise Fiord, Nunavut
Time zone EST (UTC−05:00)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−04:00)
Elevation AMSL 135 ft / 41 m
Coordinates 76°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 movements 190

Grise Fiord Airport (IATA: YGZICAO: 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 and most of them only carry cargo with few to no passengers.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

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


  1. ^ Canada Flight Supplement. Effective 0901Z 2 March 2017 to 0901Z 27 April 2017
  2. ^ Synoptic/Metstat Station Information Archived 2011-12-01 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ Total aircraft movements by class of operation
  4. ^ KBA flight schedule
Runway 14 Grise Fiord
Runway 32 Grise Fiord
Ken Borek Twin Otter

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