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CYQB
Airport
ICAO: CYQB
Summary
Name Quebec
Region North America
Territory Canada CA.gif
Location Quebec City, Quebec
Serving
Coordinates 46° 47' 28.00" N, 71° 23' 30.00" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
6/24 2743 m8,999.344 ft
46 m150.919 ft
ASP yes/yes
12/30 1737 m5,698.819 ft
46 m150.919 ft
ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation CYQB 190300Z VRB02KT 15SM SKC M11/M16 A3024 RMK SLP248
Station Quebec, Que
Date/Time 19 March 2019 03:00:00
Wind direction °
Wind speed 02 kts
Lowest cloud amount n/a
Temperature
Dew point
Humidity 66%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a


Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport

ICAO: CYQB IATA: YQB

Description

Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport, also known as Jean Lesage International Airport is located 6 nm11,112 m
11.112 km
36,456.693 ft
west southwest of Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.

Climatology

Humid Continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dfb) - Variable weather patterns and a large seasonal temperature variance. Summers are often warm and humid with frequent thunderstorms and winters can be very cold with frequent snowfall and persistent snow cover.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of CYQB

  • A310, vicinity Quebec Canada, 2008 (On 5 March 2008, an Air Transat A310-300 was unintentionally mishandled by the flight crew during and shortly after departure from Quebec and effective control of the aircraft was temporarily lost. Whilst it was concluded that the origin of the initial difficulties in control were a result of confusion which began on the take off roll and led to a take off at excessive speed followed by subsequent mismanagement and overload, the inappropriate steep descent that followed was attributed to the effect of somatogravic illusion in respect of aircraft attitude control in conjunction with a singular focus on airspeed.)