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YBG Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: YBG / CYBG
Airport Names:
  1. CFB Bagotville
  2. Bagotville Airport
Location: Bagotville, Quebec, Canada
GPS Coordinates: 48°19'50"N by 70°59'48"W
Area Served: Saguenay, Quebec
Operator/Owner: Government of Canada
Airport Type: Military
Elevation: 522 feet (159 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about CFB Bagotville (YBG):

  • On 1 February 1968 the RCAF merged with the Royal Canadian Navy and Canadian Army to form the Canadian Forces.
  • Because of CFB Bagotville's relatively low elevation of 522 feet, planes can take off or land at CFB Bagotville at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • The furthest airport from CFB Bagotville (YBG) is Albany Airport (ALH), which is located 11,408 miles (18,359 kilometers) away in Albany, Western Australia, Australia.
  • The closest airport to CFB Bagotville (YBG) is Alma Airport (YTF), which is located 32 miles (52 kilometers) WNW of YBG.
  • At the height of the Second World War, the Royal Canadian Air Force selected a relatively level farming area at the head of navigable waters in the Saguenay Fjord to be the site of several aerodromes during 1941.
  • On 1 April 1993 CFB Bagotville became home to 3 Wing, which administers all Air Command units on base.
  • In addition to being known as "CFB Bagotville", another name for YBG is "Bagotville Airport".
  • CFB Bagotville (YBG) has 2 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from CFB Bagotville:

List of Nearest Airports from CFB Bagotville:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
132.01 miles (51.51 km) WNWAlma Airport (YTF)Alma, Quebec, CanadaView Alma Airport on a map Set YTF as destination Airport Get more information about Alma Airport
259.63 miles (95.97 km) WNWRoberval Airport (YRJ)Roberval, Quebec, CanadaView Roberval Airport on a map Set YRJ as destination Airport Get more information about Roberval Airport
362.00 miles (99.78 km) SECharlevoix Airport (YML)Charlevoix, Quebec, CanadaView Charlevoix Airport on a map Set YML as destination Airport Get more information about Charlevoix Airport
470.21 miles (112.99 km) WNWDolbeau-Saint-Félicien Airport (YDO)Dolbeau-Mistassini, Quebec, CanadaView Dolbeau-Saint-Félicien Airport on a map Set YDO as destination Airport Get more information about Dolbeau-Saint-Félicien Airport
576.07 miles (122.42 km) ESERivière-du-Loup Airport (YRI)Rivière-du-Loup, Quebec, CanadaView Rivière-du-Loup Airport on a map Set YRI as destination Airport Get more information about Rivière-du-Loup Airport
691.53 miles (147.30 km) ENEForestville Airport (YFE)Forestville, Quebec, CanadaView Forestville Airport on a map Set YFE as destination Airport Get more information about Forestville Airport
7101.43 miles (163.24 km) SSWValcartier (W/C J.H.L. (Joe) Lecomte) Heliport (YOY)Valcartier, Québec, CanadaView Valcartier (W/C J.H.L. (Joe) Lecomte) Heliport on a map Set YOY as destination Airport Get more information about Valcartier (W/C J.H.L. (Joe) Lecomte) Heliport
8104.62 miles (168.37 km) SWLa Tuque Airport (YLQ)La Tuque, Quebec, CanadaView La Tuque Airport on a map Set YLQ as destination Airport Get more information about La Tuque Airport
9107.96 miles (173.74 km) SQuébec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB)Sainte-Foy, Quebec City, Quebec, CanadaView Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport on a map Set YQB as destination Airport Get more information about Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport
10115.14 miles (185.30 km) ERimouski Airport (YXK)Rimouski, Quebec, CanadaView Rimouski Airport on a map Set YXK as destination Airport Get more information about Rimouski Airport
11129.22 miles (207.95 km) EMont-Joli Airport (YYY)Mont-Joli, Quebec, CanadaView Mont-Joli Airport on a map Set YYY as destination Airport Get more information about Mont-Joli Airport
12138.79 miles (223.36 km) ENEBaie-Comeau Airport (YBC)Baie-Comeau, Quebec, CanadaView Baie-Comeau Airport on a map Set YBC as destination Airport Get more information about Baie-Comeau Airport
13143.96 miles (231.68 km) ESENorthern Aroostook Regional Airport (WFK)Frenchville, Maine, United StatesView Northern Aroostook Regional Airport on a map Set WFK as destination Airport Get more information about Northern Aroostook Regional Airport
14157.81 miles (253.98 km) SSWTrois-Rivières Airport (YRQ)Trois-Rivières, Quebec, CanadaView Trois-Rivières Airport on a map Set YRQ as destination Airport Get more information about Trois-Rivières Airport
15165.99 miles (267.14 km) ENEMatane Airport (YME)Matane, Quebec, CanadaView Matane Airport on a map Set YME as destination Airport Get more information about Matane Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from CFB Bagotville:

List of Furthest Airports from CFB Bagotville:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,407.73 miles (18,358.92 km) SSWAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
211,397.90 miles (18,343.09 km) SSWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
311,393.31 miles (18,335.70 km) SSWMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
411,372.44 miles (18,302.12 km) SSWBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
511,347.45 miles (18,261.91 km) SSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
611,331.54 miles (18,236.30 km) SSWKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
711,259.16 miles (18,119.82 km) SSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
811,258.41 miles (18,118.60 km) SSWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
911,247.34 miles (18,100.80 km) SSWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1011,227.65 miles (18,069.11 km) SWEsperance Airport (EPR)Esperance, AustraliaView Esperance Airport on a map Set EPR as destination Airport Get more information about Esperance Airport
1111,150.94 miles (17,945.66 km) SSWJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
1211,080.69 miles (17,832.59 km) SSWKambalda Airport (KDB)Kambalda, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kambalda Airport on a map Set KDB as destination Airport Get more information about Kambalda Airport
1311,063.53 miles (17,804.98 km) SSWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1411,059.10 miles (17,797.85 km) SSWKalgoorlie-Boulder Airport (KGI)Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport on a map Set KGI as destination Airport Get more information about Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport
1511,058.49 miles (17,796.86 km) SSWWindarling Airport (WRN)Windarling, AustraliaView Windarling Airport on a map Set WRN as destination Airport Get more information about Windarling Airport