Invermere Airport

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Invermere Airport
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Summary
Airport typePrivate
OperatorBabin Air
LocationInvermere, British Columbia
Time zoneMST (UTC−07:00)
 • Summer (DST)MDT (UTC−06:00)
Elevation AMSL2,820 ft / 860 m
Coordinates50°31′N 116°00′W / 50.517°N 116.000°W / 50.517; -116.000Coordinates: 50°31′N 116°00′W / 50.517°N 116.000°W / 50.517; -116.000
Map
CAA8 is located in British Columbia
CAA8
CAA8
Location in British Columbia
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
15/33 3,000 914 Asphalt

Invermere Airport, (TC LID: CAA8), is located 1.4 nautical miles (2.6 km; 1.6 mi) northeast of Invermere, British Columbia, Canada on the Shuswap Indian Band Reserve.

As described in the Canadian Flight Supplement it is a Prior Permission Required airport. Landing Fees are only applicable to Commercial Aircraft. It is mostly for small propeller driven aircraft being only 3000 ft long, and larger aircraft must use Fairmont Hot Springs Airport, around 20 km (12 mi) away.

In the Summer months there can be heavy Glider activity from Invermere Soaring Centre. Babin Air Ltd is the local air operator offering scenic and charter flights.

Activities[edit]

Invermere Airport

References[edit]

  1. ^ Canada Flight Supplement. Effective 0901Z 19 July 2018 to 0901Z 13 September 2018.