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Queenstown

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NZQN
Airport
ICAO: NZQN
Summary
Name Queenstown
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory New Zealand NZ.gif
Location Frankton, Otago
Serving
Coordinates 45° 1' 7.61" S, 168° 44' 37.03" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
5/23 0 m0 ft
0 m0 ft
UNK yes/yes
05L/23R 800 m2,624.672 ft
40 m131.234 ft
GRS /
05R/23L 1891 m6,204.068 ft
30 m98.425 ft
ASP /
14/32 944 m3,097.113 ft
60 m196.85 ft
GRS yes/yes


New Plymouth Airport

ICAO: NZQN IATA: ZQN

Description

Queenstown Airport is located in Frankton, Otago, New Zealand, and serves the resort town of Queenstown.

Climatology

Temperate Marine climate/Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfb). Moderately cool summer and comparatively warm winter with a temperature range of only 14°C57.2 °F
287.15 K
516.87 °R
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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of NZQN

  • AT72 / B732, vicinity Queenstown New Zealand, 1999 (On 26 July 1999, an ATR 72-200 being operated by Mount Cook Airlines on a scheduled passenger flight from Christchurch to Queenstown entered the destination CTR without the required ATC clearance after earlier cancelling IFR and in marginal day VMC due to snow showers, separation was then lost against a Boeing 737-200 being operated IFR by Air New Zealand on a scheduled passenger flight from Auckland to Queenstown which was manoeuvring visually (circling) after making an offset VOR/DME approach in accordance with a valid ATC clearance.)
  • B738/B738, vicinity Queenstown New Zealand, 2010 (On 20 June 2010, a Boeing 737-800 being operated by New Zealand company Pacific Blue AL on a scheduled passenger flight from Auckland to Queenstown lost IFR separation assurance against a Boeing 737-800 being operated by Qantas on a scheduled passenger flight from Sydney to Queenstown whilst both aircraft were flying a go around following successive but different instrument approaches at their shared intended destination. There were no abrupt manoeuvres and none of the respectively 88 and 162 occupants of the two aircraft were injured.)