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Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport

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YPKG
Airport
ICAO: YPKG – IATA: KGI
Summary
Name Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory Australia AU.gif
Location Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Serving Kalgoorlie
Elevation 366.674 m
1,203 ft
1,203 ft366.674 m
Coordinates 30° 47' 4.85" S, 121° 27' 35.88" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
11/29 2000 m6,561.68 ft
45 m147.638 ft
ASP /
18/36 1200 m3,937.008 ft
18 m59.055 ft
ASP /


METAR
Observation YPKG 161400Z AUTO 27006KT 9999 // NCD 18/12 Q1017
Station Kalgoorlie Boulder Amo
Date/Time 16 April 2019 14:00:00
Wind direction 270°
Wind speed 06 kts
Lowest cloud amount no clouds detected
Temperature 18°C
Dew point 12°C
Humidity 67%
QNH 1017 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Airport located 7 km from the center of Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.

Climatology

Hot, semi-arid/Steppe climate (Köppen climate classification BSh) - hot, sometimes extremely hot summers and mild to warm winters, with low annual precipitation.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of YPKG

  • B712, vicinity Kalgoorlie Western Australia, 2010 (On 13 October 2010, a Boeing 717-200 being operated by Cobham Aviation Services Australia for QantasLink on a scheduled passenger flight from Perth to Kalgoorlie Western Australia carried out two consecutive approaches at destination in day VMC which resulted in stick shaker activations and subsequent go arounds. A third approach at a higher indicated airspeed was uneventful and continued to a landing. There were no abrupt manoeuvres and none of the 102 occupants were injured.)