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Akureyri Airport

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BIAR
Airport
ICAO: BIAR – IATA: AEY
Summary
Name Akureyri Airport
Region Northern Atlantic
Territory Iceland IS.gif
Location Akureyri
Serving Akureyri
Elevation 2.134 m
7 ft
7 ft2.134 m
Coordinates 65° 39' 30.8437", -18° 4' 24.5885"
Close to Iceland Sea
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
1/19 2400 m7,874.016 ft 45 m147.638 ft ASP no/no
METAR
Observation BIAR 132000Z 35005KT 320V020 9999 BKN035 BKN042 02/M03 Q0990 R01/790242
Station Akureyri
Date/Time 13 December 2017 20:00:00
Wind direction 350°
Wind speed 05 kts
Lowest cloud amount broken clouds
Temperature 2°C
Dew point
Humidity 69%
QNH 990 hPa
Weather condition n/a

WX
Tag(s) Volcanic Ash

Akureyri Airport

ICAO: BIAR IATA: AEY

Description

International airport serving the communities surrounding the Eyjafjörður in northern Iceland. Mostly used by domestic flights, there are some international flights in the summer months. Akureyri may be nominated as a diversion for smaller aircraft flying into either Keflavik or Reykjavik in the event that both are unavailable.

Climatology

Subpolar Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfc) - uniform precipitation distribution, temperatures are moderated by the proximity of the ocean and warm currents - cool summers and comparatively mild winters.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of BIAR

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