Iqaluit Airport Reviews

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Iqaluit Airport Reviews

Iqaluit Airport (IATA: YFB, ICAO: CYFB) serves Iqaluit, Nunavut, Canada and is located adjacent to the town. It is operated by the government of Nunavut.

The Iqaluit Airport is classified as an airport of entry by NAV CANADA and is staffed by the Canada Border Services Agency. CBSA officers at this airport currently can handle general aviation aircraft only, with no more than 15 passengers. As a result of increased traffic, Nunavut government is planning an overhaul of the airport which is expected to cost between $250 and $300 million. The project will be a public–private partnership with the GN borrowing their half of the cost. The, as yet unnamed, construction company will also operate the airport for 30 years. Upgrades will include building a new terminal, retrofitting the current terminal, expanding parking lots, a second taxiway and apron and repaving the runway. The construction is expected to begin in 2014 and completed by 2017.

Iqaluit Airport serves as a diversion airport on Polar routes.

The Iqaluit Airport hosts scheduled passenger service from Ottawa, Montreal, Rankin Inlet and Kuujjuaq on carriers such as First Air and Canadian North, as well as from smaller communities throughout eastern Nunavut. It is also used as a forward operating base by the CF-18 Hornet.

Services:

ATMs / Cash Machines – Information not available
Car Rentals – Yes
Currency Exchange – not available
Food / Dining – Information not available
Information Desk – not available
Luggage Storage / Lockers – not available
Showers – not available
Internet: Information not available.

Airport Hours:
Information not available.

Website:
Iqaluit Airport Official Website

Iqaluit Airport Map

Iqaluit Airport Weather Forecast

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Forecast for Iqaluit_Airport  Precip. Temp. Wind speed
11.12.2017 17–18 Partly cloudy 0 mm -18 °C Gentle breeze from North 4 m/s
18–24 Partly cloudy 0 mm -18 °C Gentle breeze from North 3 m/s
12.12.2017 00–06 Partly cloudy 0 mm -19 °C Gentle breeze from North-northwest 5 m/s
06–12 Cloudy 0 mm -20 °C Gentle breeze from North-northwest 5 m/s
12–18 Partly cloudy 0 mm -19 °C Gentle breeze from North 4 m/s
18–24 Partly cloudy 0 mm -19 °C Light breeze from Northeast 3 m/s
13.12.2017 00–06 Fair 0 mm -17 °C Gentle breeze from East-southeast 5 m/s
06–12 Partly cloudy 0 mm -15 °C Light air from East 1 m/s
12–18 Partly cloudy 0 mm -16 °C Light breeze from East-northeast 3 m/s
18–24 Partly cloudy 0 mm -17 °C Gentle breeze from East 3 m/s
14.12.2017 00–06 Cloudy 0 mm -17 °C Moderate breeze from East-northeast 7 m/s
06–12 Cloudy 0 mm -17 °C Gentle breeze from East-northeast 5 m/s
13–19 Cloudy 0 mm -13 °C Moderate breeze from East-northeast 7 m/s
19–01 Light snow <1 mm -13 °C Gentle breeze from East 3 m/s
15.12.2017 01–07 Snow 1 mm -12 °C Gentle breeze from North 5 m/s
07–13 Light snow <1 mm -11 °C Fresh breeze from North-northwest 8 m/s
13–19 Clear sky 0 mm -9 °C Gentle breeze from North-northwest 5 m/s
19–01 Cloudy 0 mm -10 °C Gentle breeze from Northwest 3 m/s
16.12.2017 01–07 Cloudy 0 mm -10 °C Gentle breeze from North-northwest 5 m/s
07–13 Cloudy 0 mm -11 °C Gentle breeze from North 5 m/s
13–19 Partly cloudy 0 mm -14 °C Moderate breeze from Northwest 7 m/s
19–01 Cloudy 0 mm -17 °C Fresh breeze from Northwest 9 m/s