Whitehorse/Cousins Airport

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Whitehorse/Cousins Airport
CFP8 runway 30.jpg
Runway 30
Airport typePublic
OperatorGovernment of Yukon
LocationWhitehorse, Yukon
Time zonePST (UTC−08:00)
 • Summer (DST)PDT (UTC−07:00)
Elevation AMSL2,200 ft / 671 m
Coordinates60°48′29″N 135°10′36″W / 60.80806°N 135.17667°W / 60.80806; -135.17667Coordinates: 60°48′29″N 135°10′36″W / 60.80806°N 135.17667°W / 60.80806; -135.17667
CFP8 is located in Yukon
Location in Yukon
Direction Length Surface
ft m
12/30 3,200 975 Gravel

Whitehorse/Cousins Airport (TC LID: CFP8) is an unpaved airstrip located in Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada, 8 nautical miles (15 km; 9.2 mi) northwest of the city centre between the Alaska Highway and the Yukon River. This airport has no services at all, and is used primarily as an emergency landing area and for local pilot training. Vehicles enter via Cousins Access Road. The airport was built to support the Alaska Highway construction and the Northwest Staging Route.

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  1. ^ Canada Flight Supplement. Effective 0901Z 19 July 2018 to 0901Z 13 September 2018.

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