Quesnel Airport

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Quesnel Airport
Quesnel Airport 1.jpg
Terminal building
Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorCity of Quesnel
LocationQuesnel, British Columbia
Time zonePST (UTC−08:00)
 • Summer (DST)PDT (UTC−07:00)
Elevation AMSL1,788 ft / 545 m
Coordinates53°01′34″N 122°30′37″W / 53.02611°N 122.51028°W / 53.02611; -122.51028Coordinates: 53°01′34″N 122°30′37″W / 53.02611°N 122.51028°W / 53.02611; -122.51028
Map
CYQZ is located in British Columbia
CYQZ
CYQZ
Location in British Columbia
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
13/31 5,501 1,677 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft movements6,649

Quesnel Airport, (IATA: YQZ, ICAO: CYQZ), is located 2 nautical miles (3.7 km; 2.3 mi) north of Quesnel, British Columbia, Canada.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Carson Air[4] Vancouver
Central Mountain Air Vancouver

History[edit]

In approximately 1942 the aerodrome was listed as RCAF Aerodrome - Quesnel, British Columbia at 53°01′N 122°30′W / 53.017°N 122.500°W / 53.017; -122.500 with a variation of 27 degrees E and elevation of 1,775 feet (541 m). The aerodrome was listed as "Under construction" with one runway as follows: [5]

Runway name Length Width Surface
12/3 6,100 feet (1,859 m) 200 feet (61 m) Hard surfaced

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Canada Flight Supplement. Effective 0901Z 20 June 2019 to 0901Z 15 August 2019.
  2. ^ Synoptic/Metstat Station Information Archived June 28, 2013, at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ Total aircraft movements by class of operation
  4. ^ Carson Air
  5. ^ Staff writer (c. 1942). Pilots Handbook of Aerodromes and Seaplane Bases Vol. 2. Royal Canadian Air Force. p. 151.

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