Timmins/Victor M. Power Airport

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Timmins Victor M. Power Airport
Timmins Airport aerial.JPG
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator City of Timmins
Serves Timmins, Ontario
Time zone EST (UTC−05:00)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−04:00)
Elevation AMSL 968 ft / 295 m
Coordinates 48°34′14″N 081°22′36″W / 48.57056°N 81.37667°W / 48.57056; -81.37667Coordinates: 48°34′14″N 081°22′36″W / 48.57056°N 81.37667°W / 48.57056; -81.37667
Website [1]
Map
CYTS is located in Ontario
CYTS
CYTS
Location in Ontario
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
03/21 6,000 1,829 Asphalt
10/28 4,907 1,496 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft movements 25,318
Terminal building

Timmins Victor M. Power Airport, (IATA: YTS, ICAO: CYTS), is located 6 nautical miles (11 km; 6.9 mi) north-northwest of Timmins, Ontario, Canada. The airport serves both scheduled passenger and cargo flights and general aviation, including air ambulance (MEDEVAC), forest-fire fighting, and flight training.

Timmins Airport was first opened in 1955 following lobbying by the board of the Timmins Chamber of Commerce.[citation needed] On May 31, 2007, the airport was renamed in honour of the city's former mayor Victor M. Power.[4]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Timmins Airport handles approximately 150,000 passengers per year, and acts as a mini hub with flights to many small communities in north-central Ontario.

Airlines Destinations
Air Canada Express Toronto–Pearson
Air Creebec Attawapiskat, Fort Albany, Kashechewan, Moosonee, Peawanuck[5]
Bearskin Airlines Kapuskasing, North Bay, Sudbury, Thunder Bay
Porter Airlines Toronto–Billy Bishop
Thunder Airlines Attawapiskat, Fort Albany, Kashechewan, Moosonee, Peawanuck[6]

Cargo[edit]

Airlines Destinations
FedEx Express Sudbury, Toronto-Pearson
Thunder Airlines Cargo Charters

Other tenants[edit]

Timmins Flight Service Station[edit]

Timmins Airport is serviced by a Flight Service Station and also provides Remote Airport Advisory Service (RAAS) for the Moosonee (CYMO) and Muskoka (CYQA) airports.

Accidents and incidents[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Canada Flight Supplement. Effective 0901Z 24 May 2018 to 0901Z 19 July 2018.
  2. ^ Synoptic/Metstat Station Information Archived December 1, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ Total aircraft movements by class of operation — NAV CANADA flight service stations
  4. ^ Timmins Airport Dedication[dead link]
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-05-29. Retrieved 2012-05-27. 
  6. ^ "Scheduled Flights Serving". Retrieved July 25, 2014. 
  7. ^ "CF-AAL Accident Description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 14 February 2011. 

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