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Akureyri Airport

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BIAR
Airport
ICAO: BIAR – IATA: AEY
Summary
Name Akureyri Airport
Region Northern Atlantic
Territory Iceland IS.gif
Location Akureyri
Serving Akureyri
Elevation 2.134 m
7 ft
7 ft2.134 m
Coordinates 65° 39' 30.84" N, 18° 4' 24.59" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
1/19 2400 m7,874.016 ft
45 m147.638 ft
ASP no/no


METAR
Observation BIAR 250100Z 29004KT 9999 BKN020 M01/M03 Q1023
Station Akureyri
Date/Time 25 March 2019 01:00:00
Wind direction 290°
Wind speed 04 kts
Lowest cloud amount broken clouds
Temperature
Dew point
Humidity 86%
QNH 1023 hPa
Weather condition n/a

WX
Tag(s) Volcanic Ash

Akureyri Airport

ICAO: BIAR IATA: AEY

Description

International airport serving the communities surrounding the Eyjafjörður in northern Iceland. Mostly used by domestic flights, there are some international flights in the summer months. Akureyri may be nominated as a diversion for smaller aircraft flying into either Keflavik or Reykjavik in the event that both are unavailable.

Climatology

Subpolar Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfc) - uniform precipitation distribution, temperatures are moderated by the proximity of the ocean and warm currents - cool summers and comparatively mild winters.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of BIAR

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