Prince Rupert Airport

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Prince Rupert Airport
Beechcraft Super King Air Prince Rupert (175135070).jpg
Airport type Public
Operator Prince Rupert Airport Authority
Location Prince Rupert, British Columbia
Time zone PST (UTC−08:00)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC−07:00)
Elevation AMSL 116 ft / 35 m
Coordinates 54°17′09″N 130°26′41″W / 54.28583°N 130.44472°W / 54.28583; -130.44472Coordinates: 54°17′09″N 130°26′41″W / 54.28583°N 130.44472°W / 54.28583; -130.44472
CYPR is located in British Columbia
Location in British Columbia
CYPR is located in Canada
CYPR (Canada)
Direction Length Surface
ft m
13/31 6,000 1,829 Asphalt
Statistics (2013)
Aircraft movements 2,164
Passengers 60,914
Sources: Canada Flight Supplement[1]
Environment Canada[2]
Statistics from Prince Rupert Airport Authority[3]

Prince Rupert Airport (IATA: YPR, ICAO: CYPR) is an airport located 5.0 nautical miles (9.3 km; 5.8 mi) west southwest of Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Canada.[1]

The airport is classified as an airport of entry by Nav Canada and is staffed by the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA). CBSA officers at this airport can handle general aviation aircraft only, with no more than 50 passengers.

The airport is located on Digby Island which is only accessible from the city of Prince Rupert by ferry. The passenger ferry fare is included in airline tickets.[4]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Canada Express Vancouver
Northern Thunderbird Air Charter: Vancouver

Air Cargo Carriers and Destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
SkyLink Express Vancouver Air Cargo Charters

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b Canada Flight Supplement. Effective 0901Z 24 May 2018 to 0901Z 19 July 2018.
  2. ^ Synoptic/Metstat Station Information
  3. ^ "Airport Activity". Prince Rupert Airport Authority. Retrieved March 3, 2016. 
  4. ^

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