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|Region||South America and Caribbean|
|Location||New Bight, Cat Island|
|Coordinates||24° 18' 55" N, 75° 27' 8" W|
| All Airports
|MYAB, MYAF, MYAK, MYAM, MYAN, MYAP, MYAT, MYBS, MYCA, MYCB, MYCI, MYEF, MYEH, MYEM, MYER, MYGF, MYIG, MYLD, MYMM, MYNN, MYSM|
|Date/Time||26 May 2013 06:21:34|
|Tag(s)||Tropical Revolving Storm|
New Bight Airport
ICAO: MYCB IATA: TBI
New Bight Airport is an airport in New Bight on Cat Island in The Bahamas.
Tropical Monsoon climate (Köppen climate classification Am) - monthly mean temperatures above 18°C291.15 K
524.07 °R in every month of the year and features wet and dry seasons. A tropical monsoon climate typically features less pronounced dry seasons than a tropical savanna climate and see less variance in temperatures during the course of the year. The driest month nearly always occurs at or soon after the "winter" solstice.
Flight Safety Considerations
- Tropical Revolving Storm, can cause significant damage to infrastructure and high loss of life. Areas affected by a significant storm can take months or even years to recover from the human, economic, and environmental damage. It is not uncommon for aircraft to be evacuated from an airport in advance of the landfall of a tropical storm. Damage and disruption to Airport and ATM infrastructure may render airports across a large area unusable, reducing the capacity and capability of ANSPs and closing, or reducing the capacity of, airports.
Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of MYCB
None on SKYbrary