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|Coordinates||49° 54' 14.52" N, 97° 13' 33.17" W|
|Station||Winnipeg Int. Airportman.|
|Date/Time||06 March 2021 12:00:00|
|Wind speed||08 kts|
|Lowest cloud amount||n/a|
Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport
ICAO: CYWG IATA: YWG
International airport serving Winnipeg, Manitoba.
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.
Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of CYWG
- DH8D / B737, Winnipeg Canada, 2014 (On 4 August 2014, the crew of a DHC8-400 departing Winnipeg continued beyond the holding point to which they had been cleared to taxi as a B737-700 was about to land. ATC observed the daylight incursion visually and instructed the approaching aircraft to go around as the DHC8 stopped within the runway protected area but clear of the actual runway. The Investigation found that the surface marking of the holding point which had been crossed was "significantly degraded" and noted the daily airport inspections had failed to identify this.)