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Fort Simpson Airport

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Time zone  MST (UTC−07:00)
14/32  6,000
Address  Fort Simpson, NT, Canada
Elevation  169 m
Elevation AMSL  556 ft / 169 m
6,000  1,829
Code  YFS
Phone  +1 867-695-2471
Fort Simpson Airport
Operator  Government of the Northwest Territories
Location  Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories
Similar  Village Of Fort Simpson, Manitoulin Transport, K & K Expediting Ltd, Simpson Air

Fort Simpson Airport (IATA: YFS, ICAO: CYFS) is located 7.4 nautical miles (13.7 km; 8.5 mi) east southeast of Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories, Canada.

Accidents and incidents

  • On 26 June 1994, Douglas C-47A C-FROD of Buffalo Airways crashed on approach due to fuel exhaustion. The aircraft was on a cargo flight from Trout Lake Airport. There were two crews on board at that time. There were no fatalities but the aircraft was written off.
  • References

    Fort Simpson Airport Wikipedia

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