Weyburn Airport

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Weyburn Airport
Weyburn Airport 2.JPG
Weyburn Airport
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Town of Weyburn
Location Weyburn No. 67, near Weyburn, Saskatchewan
Time zone CST (UTC−06:00)
Elevation AMSL 1,934 ft / 589 m
Coordinates 49°41′51″N 103°48′03″W / 49.69750°N 103.80083°W / 49.69750; -103.80083Coordinates: 49°41′51″N 103°48′03″W / 49.69750°N 103.80083°W / 49.69750; -103.80083
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CJE3 is located in Saskatchewan
CJE3
CJE3
CJE3 is located in Canada
CJE3
CJE3
Location in Saskatchewan
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
06/24 3,016 919 Asphalt
12/30 3,998 1,219 Asphalt

Weyburn Airport, (TC LID: CJE3), is located 2.2 nautical miles (4.1 km; 2.5 mi) northeast of Weyburn, Saskatchewan, Canada.

During World War II the aerodrome was constructed in 1941 as part of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan graduated 1,055 pilots and recorded more than 180,000 hours of flight time over the before being abandoned on 30 June 1944.[2] Other uses included a children's physiological hospital in the 1950s and the home of the Western Christian College from 1957 until 1989.[2] Some of the original hangars are still in existence.

Two runways remain in operation, while runway 18/36 is abandoned.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Canada Flight Supplement. Effective 0901Z 27 April 2017 to 0901Z 22 June 2017
  2. ^ a b c "Services > Airport". City of Weyburn. Retrieved 2011-07-16. 

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