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CFB Goose Bay

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CYYR
Airport
ICAO: CYYR – IATA: YYR
Summary
Name CFB Goose Bay
Region North America
Territory Canada CA.gif
Location Goose Bay, Labrador
Serving Goose Bay
Elevation 48.768 m <br />160 ft <br />160 ft48.768 m <br />
Coordinates 53° 18' 56.27" N, 60° 25' 6.24" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
8/26 3367 m11,046.588 ft <br /> 64 m209.974 ft <br /> ASP yes/yes
16/34 2920 m9,580.053 ft <br /> 61 m200.131 ft <br /> ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation CYYR 262200Z 30006KT 15SM OVC035 05/M02 A3011 RMK SC8 SLP200
Station Goose, Nfld.
Date/Time 26 October 2021 22:00:00
Wind direction 300°
Wind speed 06 kts
Lowest cloud amount overcast
Temperature 5°C
Dew point
Humidity 60%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a

Goose Bay Airport

ICAO: CYYR IATA: YYR

Description

International civil and military (Canadian Forces) airport serving Happy Valley, Labrador. There is a significant amount of military flying activity between the airport and nearby military flying areas.

Climatology

Subarctic climate (Köppen climate classification Dfc) - long, usually very cold winters, and short, cool to mild summers.

Maps

Terrain

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Airport Layout

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Hazards

Runway cables: During fast-jet operations the overrun cable may be Up on the runway in use with the approach cable Up on the cross runway.


Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of CYYR

None on SKYbrary