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Moosonee Airport

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CYMO
Airport
ICAO: CYMO – IATA: YMO
Summary
Name Moosonee Airport
Region North America
Territory Canada CA.gif
Location Moosonee, Ontario
Serving St James Bay
Elevation 9 m
29.528 ft
29.528 ft9 m
Coordinates 51° 17' 23.95" N, 80° 36' 56.27" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
6/24 1219 m3,999.344 ft
30 m98.425 ft
ASP /
14/32 1067 m3,500.656 ft
30 m98.425 ft
COM /


METAR
Observation CYMO 150500Z AUTO 25011KT 9SM -SN BKN075 OVC089 M09/M11 A2969 RMK SLP057
Station Moosonee, Ont.
Date/Time 15 November 2019 05:00:00
Wind direction 250°
Wind speed 11 kts
Lowest cloud amount broken clouds
Temperature
Dew point
Humidity 85%
QNH hPa
Weather condition light snow

Moosonee Airport

ICAO: CYMO IATA: YSB

Description

Regional airport located 2 nm northeast of Moosonee, Ontario, Canada.

Climatology

Subarctic climate (Köppen climate classification Dfc) - long, usually very cold winters, and short, cool to mild summers.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of CYMO

  • S76, vicinity Moosonee ON Canada, 2013 (On 31 May 2013 the crew of an S76A helicopter positioning for a HEMS detail took off VFR into a dark night environment and lost control as a low level turn was initiated and did not recover. The helicopter was destroyed and the four occupants killed. The Investigation found that the crew had little relevant experience and were not "operationally ready" to conduct a night VFR take off into an area of total darkness. Significant deficiencies at the Operator and in respect of the effectiveness of its Regulatory oversight were identified as having been a significant context for the accident.)