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Airport Name Chesterfield Inlet
Airport Category Certified Airport
Nearest Community Chesterfield Inlet
Province: NUNAVUT
Latitude (N): 63 20 49
Longitude (W): 90 43 52
Listed in Canada Flight Supplement Yes
Airport ident. CYCS
Appears on a VFR Navigation Chart Yes
Airport Elevation 32
Magnetic Variation 10W
  Runway (Main): Runway (2): Runway (3): Runway (4):
Number: 12T-30T
Length: 3600
Width: 100
Surface Gravel. Runway 12T slopes up 0.5%.
Night Flying Yes
Maintained Year Round Yes
Radio Communications MF Airport radio limited hours 122.1 Mhz within 5nm and 3100 feet ASL.
Telephone on the Airport No
Customs Airport Entry No
Fees on Private Aircraft
Landing $: 0.00
Terminal $: 0.00
Parking $: 0.00
Airport Fuel Tax (litre) $: 0.00
Comments About Fees:
Fuel Prices
100LL $: 0.00
Mogas $: 0.00
Jet Fuel $: 0.00
Fuel Prices with Taxes
100LL $: 0.00
Mogas $: 0.00
Jet Fuel $: 0.00
Date of Fuel Prices 0000-00-00
Fuel Price Comments
*(include Telephone Numbers)
Arctic Diesel only. Credit cards not accepted - credit by prior arrangment only 867-645-5169. Allow seven working days for processing.
Airport Management Government of Nunavut Tel: 867-645-2773
Airport Web Site
Airport E-mail
Other General Aviation Services on the Airport
alternate phone number 867-645-8107
Hotels/Motels with pick up at Airport
*(include Telephone Numbers)
Bed & Breakfasts with pick up at Airport 
*(include Telephone Numbers)
Restaurants on the airport or nearby 
*(include Telephone Numbers)
Camping Airport grounds: No
Washrooms No
Nearest COPA Flight Tel:
Other Local Aviation Associations & Telephone Numbers
Remarks LIGHTING: both runway ends: AS (TE ME) AP ARCAL 122.1 outside CARS hours. Key mic 3 times in 5 seconds to ruwy 30T lights and APAPI. Ket mic 5 times in 5 seconds for runway 12T lights and APAPI.

CAUTION: Runway lights installed higher than normal - 27 inches high and five feet outside runway edge.

NAVAIDS: NDB "YCS" 341 Khz 357 degrees true and 0.6 nm to the airport.

General location map:,-90.74707&spn=36.487695,174.550781&om=1

Google sat photo:,-90.731106&spn=0.008702,0.042615&t=k

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Local Activities, Sights & Events of Interest to Visitors This community is known as Igluligaarjuk in Inuktitut. Poulation (2006) 332 people.
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Date Submitted On: 2007-03-24

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