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 2014/11/29 00:21:

CYQX 290021Z 03005KT 5SM -SN FEW005 SCT014 OVC023 M03/M04 A2984 RMK SF2SC2SC4 SLP111

Forecast (TAF) for Gander International Airport

Retrieved 2014/11/28 00:45:

TAF CYQX 282342Z 2900/2924 36008KT P6SM SCT012 OVC030 
      TEMPO 2900/2903 3SM -SN -FZDZ BR BKN008 OVC012 
     FM290300 36010KT 11/2SM -SN OVC008 
      TEMPO 2903/2908 P6SM -SN OVC010 
     FM290800 33010KT 3SM -SN OVC015 
     FM291100 32010KT P6SM BKN020 
     FM291400 30012KT P6SM BKN025 
     FM292200 29010KT P6SM FEW025 
      RMK NXT FCST BY 290600Z

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 These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.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 140244: GANDER INTL (CYQX)
CYQX AMEND PUB: FUEL: DELETE 100LL
PVT ADV: DELETE SHELL AVN 123.3
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 03/21 160 FT CL 20 PCT ICE, 50 PCT WET SN TRACE, 30 PCT 
BARE AND WET. REMAINING WID 100 PCT WET SN 0.75 INS. RMK: UREA 
TREATED 160 FT CENTRELINE. SNOW REMOVAL IN PROGRESS.. 1411290040
CYQX RSC 13/31 100 PCT WET SN 0.13 INS. RMK: 13 OPEN TAXI ONLY FROM 
ECHO TO 21. WINDROW(S) EAST OF 21 ON 31. WINDROW(S) WEST OF ECHO ON 
31.. 1411290033
RMK: TWY ALPHA, CHARLIE, ICE 20 PCT WET SNOW 10 PCT, TRACE BARE AND 
DAMP 70 PCT  BRAVO, DELTA, WET SNOW 100 PCT, 1/8IN  ECHO, ICE 20 PCT 
BARE AND WET 80 PCT  FOXTROT, WET SNOW 100 PCT, 1/8IN WINDROW ACROSS 
FOXTROT AT 21/03 2INS  GOLF, WET SNOW 100 PCT, 1/8IN WINDROW ACROSS 
GOLF AT 03/21 2INS