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Alert Airport

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CYLT
Airport
ICAO: CYLT – IATA: YLT
Summary
Name Alert Airport
Region North America
Territory Canada CA.gif
Location Alert, Nunavut
Serving Alert
Elevation 30.48 m
100 ft
100 ft30.48 m
Coordinates 82° 30' 58.70" N, 62° 18' 30.54" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
05T/23T 1676 m5,498.688 ft
46 m150.919 ft
GVL /


METAR
Observation CYLT 261300Z 01007KT 15SM FEW003 BKN024 OVC075 02/M01 A3029 RMK SF1SC7AC1 SLP259
Station Alert Airport
Date/Time 26 June 2019 13:00:00
Wind direction 10°
Wind speed 07 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 2°C
Dew point
Humidity 80%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a

CFIT
Tag(s) Altimeter Temperature Error Correction
GND
Tag(s) Aircraft Ground De/Anti Icing

Alert Airport

ICAO: CYLT IATA: YLT

Description

Airport serving CFS Alert, Nunavut. Alert is the world's northernmost permanent airport, located approximately 450 nm833,400 m
833.4 km
2,734,251.971 ft
south of the true North Pole. It is operated by the Canadian Department of National Defence and is supplied by military aircraft only. facility is also used as an emergency source of fuel for allied military aircraft low on fuel flying in the region.

Climatology

Tundra climate (Köppen climate classification ET) - warmest month has an average temperature of 0 - 10 degrees C.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of CYLT

None on SKYbrary