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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 <br />7 ft <br />7 ft2.134 m <br />
Coordinates 65° 39' 30.84" N, 18° 4' 24.59" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
1/19 2400 m7,874.016 ft <br /> 45 m147.638 ft <br /> ASP no/no


METAR
Observation BIAR 210800Z 00000KT 9999 -RA BKN032 OVC042 01/M00 Q1005
Station Akureyri
Date/Time 21 October 2021 08:00:00
Wind direction
Wind speed 00 kts
Lowest cloud amount broken clouds
Temperature 1°C
Dew point
Humidity 93%
QNH 1005 hPa
Weather condition light rain

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 usually in the summer months. Akureyri may be nominated as a diversion for 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

None on SKYbrary