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Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast Airport

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YBSU / (Redirected from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast Airport)
Name Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory Australia AU.gif
Location Marcoola, Queensland
Serving Marcoola
Coordinates 26° 36' 11.29" S, 153° 5' 30.76" E
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS

Tag(s) Cumulonimbus
Tropical Revolving Storm

Sunshine Coast Airport is an Australian airport serving Sunshine Coast, Queensland. It is the gateway to holiday destinations such as Noosa, Maroochydore, Mooloolaba and Caloundra. There are direct daily flights to Sydney and Melbourne, with frequent connecting flights to both domestic and international ports.

The Sunshine Coast Airport is situated at Marcoola, 10 km5.4 nm <br />10,000 m <br />32,808.399 ft <br /> north of Maroochydore.

On 3 June 2010, the airport changed its name from 'Maroochydore-Sunshine Coast Airport' to Sunshine Coast Airport and changed it's ICAO Code from YBMC to YBSU.


Humid “subtropical” climate (Köppen climate classification Cfa) - characterized by hot, humid summers and cool winters. Significant amounts of precipitation occur in all seasons in most areas. Most summer rainfall occurs during thunderstorms and occasional tropical storms.



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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of YBSU

None on SKYbrary