Pilot information for Gander International Airport

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General information for Gander International Airport

Airport codes: YQX CYQX
Type: regional airport
Scheduled airline service: yes
Serves: Gander, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Latitude: 48.936901 | 48 56.214066 N | N48 56 12
Longitude: -54.568100 | 54 34.085999 W | W054 34 05
Field elevation: 496 ft/151 m MSL
Magnetic variation: 21.09°W

Radio communication frequencies for Gander International Airport

A/D: 128.5 MHz (APP/DEP)
ATIS: 124.8 MHz
GND: 121.9 MHz
OPS: 128.85 MHz (OUTCAST OPS)
RCO: 126.7 MHz (HALIFAX RDO)
TWR: 118.1 MHz

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Runways at Gander International Airport

03/21
10,200 x 200 ft (3,109 x 61 m) — paved — lighted
09/27
CLOSED: 1,875 x 50 ft (572 x 15 m) — paved — not lighted
13/31
8,900 x 200 ft (2,713 x 61 m) — paved — lighted

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Aviation weather for Gander International Airport

Current conditions (METAR) for Gander International Airport

Retrieved 2015/04/26 04:00:

CYQX 260400Z 08005KT 1/8SM R03/2200FT/N R13/1600FT/N -DZ FG VV001 01/01 A2971 RMK FG8 SLP067

Forecast (TAF) for Gander International Airport

Retrieved 2015/04/25 00:42:

TAF CYQX 252338Z 2600/2624 16010KT 5SM -DZ BR BKN006 
      TEMPO 2600/2603 P6SM NSW SCT006 
      BECMG 2600/2602 VRB03KT 
     FM260300 VRB03KT P6SM SCT006 
      TEMPO 2603/2606 1/2SM -SHRA FG VV002 
     FM260600 VRB03KT 1/2SM -SHRA FG VV002 PROB30 2606/2609 1/8SM -FZRA FG VV001 
     FM260900 06010G20KT 1/2SM -SHRA FG VV002 
      TEMPO 2609/2615 1/4SM -DZ FG VV001 
      BECMG 2610/2612 10018G28KT 
     FM261500 08020G30KT 3/4SM -DZ BR OVC003 
      RMK NXT FCST BY 260600Z

Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) for Gander International Airport

Please confirm all NOTAMs at the original source! These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.

NOTAM 140301: GANDER INTL (CYQX)
CYQX AMEND AD CHART: DECLARED DIST: RWY 21: TORA TO READ 10200 FT
NOTAM 000000: GANDER/GANDER INTL (CYQX)
CYQX RSC 03/21 30 PCT BARE AND WET, 50 PCT BARE AND DAMP, 20 PCT 
BARE AND DRY. 1504252223
CYQX RSC 13/31 30 PCT BARE AND WET, 60 PCT BARE AND DAMP, 10 PCT 
BARE AND DRY. 1504252223
RMK: TWY ALPHA, BARE AND WET 10 PCT BARE AND DAMP 40 PCT BARE AND 
DRY 50 PCT  BRAVO, BARE AND DAMP 40 PCT BARE AND DRY 60 PCT  
CHARLIE, BARE AND WET 70 PCT BARE AND DAMP 30 PCT  DELTA, BARE AND 
DAMP 20 PCT BARE AND DRY 80 PCT  ECHO, GOLF, BARE AND DAMP 60 PCT 
BARE AND DRY 40 PCT  FOXTROT, BARE AND WET 50 PCT BARE AND DAMP 50 
PCT