Paamiut Airport

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Paamiut Airport

Mittarfik Paamiut

Paamiut Lufthavn
Airport typePublic
OperatorGreenland Airport Authority
ServesPaamiut, Greenland
Elevation AMSL120 ft / 37 m
Coordinates62°00′53″N 049°40′15″W / 62.01472°N 49.67083°W / 62.01472; -49.67083Coordinates: 62°00′53″N 049°40′15″W / 62.01472°N 49.67083°W / 62.01472; -49.67083
WebsitePaamiut Lufthavne
BGPT is located in Greenland
Location in Greenland
Direction Length Surface
m ft
17/35 799 2,621 Asphalt
Statistics (2012)
Source: Danish AIS[1]

Paamiut Airport (Greenlandic: Mittarfik Paamiut) (IATA: JFR, ICAO: BGPT) is an airport located 1 NM (1.9 km; 1.2 mi) northeast[1] of Paamiut, a town in the Sermersooq municipality in southwestern Greenland. It was built in 2007,[2] replacing the old heliport. It is the only airport between Nuuk and Narsarsuaq capable of serving STOL aircraft of Air Greenland.[3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Air Greenland Narsarsuaq, Nuuk[4]


  1. ^ a b Greenland AIP for BGPT – Paamiut Airport from Naviair
  2. ^ "Så fik Paamiut sin lufthavn". Sermitsiaq (in Danish). 1 December 2007. Retrieved 17 May 2010.
  3. ^ Air Greenland, Timetable 2008 Archived 2009-02-19 at the Wayback Machine
  4. ^ "Booking system". Air Greenland. Archived from the original on 22 April 2010. Retrieved 9 June 2010.