Hearst (René Fontaine) Municipal Airport

Coordinates: 49°42′50″N 083°41′13″W / 49.71389°N 83.68694°W / 49.71389; -83.68694
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Hearst (René Fontaine) Municipal Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerCorporation of the Town of Hearst
OperatorCommercial Aviation
LocationHearst, Ontario
Time zoneEST (UTC−05:00)
 • Summer (DST)EDT (UTC−04:00)
Elevation AMSL826 ft / 252 m
Coordinates49°42′50″N 083°41′13″W / 49.71389°N 83.68694°W / 49.71389; -83.68694
CYHF is located in Ontario
Location in Ontario
Direction Length Surface
ft m
04/22 4,493 1,369 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft movements724

Hearst (René Fontaine) Municipal Airport (Aéroport municipale de Hearst Municipal Airport) (IATA: YHF, ICAO: CYHF), named after René Fontaine, is located 1.5 nautical miles (2.8 km; 1.7 mi) northwest of Hearst, Ontario, Canada.

The airport is owned by the Town of Hearst and day-to-day operations managed by Commercial Aviation since the 1980s.[3]


The airport has a few structures, namely a small shed, hangar and terminal building.

There are two helipads located next to the terminal.


The airport is accessible by car only. Airport Road provides access to the airport and connects to Highway 11/Trans Canada Highway via Fontaine Drive. A small parking lot is located next to the terminal building.

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  1. ^ Canada Flight Supplement. Effective 0901Z 16 July 2020 to 0901Z 10 September 2020.
  2. ^ Total aircraft movements by class of operation
  3. ^ "Contact Us". Commercial Aviation. Archived from the original on February 8, 2013.

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