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YHZ Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: YHZ / CYHZ
Airport Name: Halifax Stanfield International Airport
Location: Enfield, Nova Scotia, Canada
GPS Coordinates: 44°52'46"N by 63°30'37"W
Area Served: Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia
Operator/Owner: Transport Canada
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 477 feet (145 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ):

  • In December 2004, U.S.
  • The airport hosts the headquarters of Jazz Aviation.
  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) has 2 runways.
  • The closest airport to Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) is Shearwater Heliport (YAW), which is located only 17 miles (27 kilometers) S of YHZ.
  • In 2011 it won 3rd Best Airport in North America of the Airport Service Quality Awards by Airports Council International, as well as 3rd Best Airport by Size in the 2 to 5 million passenger category.
  • The furthest airport from Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) is Albany Airport (ALH), which is located 11,747 miles (18,904 kilometers) away in Albany, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Because of Halifax Stanfield International Airport's relatively low elevation of 477 feet, planes can take off or land at Halifax Stanfield International Airport 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.
  • Following the September 11 attacks the airport was part of Operation Yellow Ribbon, as it took 40 flights—more flights than any other Canadian airport involved in the operation—carrying about 7,300 passengers—more passengers than any other Canadian airport involved in the operation other than Vancouver, which registered 8,500.

Map of Nearest Airports from Halifax Stanfield International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Halifax Stanfield International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
116.76 miles (26.97 km) SShearwater Heliport (YAW)Shearwater, Nova Scotia, CanadaView Shearwater Heliport on a map View satellite image of Shearwater Heliport Set YAW as destination Airport Get more information about Shearwater Heliport
269.18 miles (111.34 km) WCFB Greenwood (YZX)Greenwood, Nova Scotia, CanadaView CFB Greenwood on a map View satellite image of CFB Greenwood Set YZX as destination Airport Get more information about CFB Greenwood
399.20 miles (159.65 km) NCharlottetown Airport (YYG)Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, CanadaView Charlottetown Airport on a map View satellite image of Charlottetown Airport Set YYG as destination Airport Get more information about Charlottetown Airport
4102.46 miles (164.90 km) NNWGreater Moncton International Airport (YQM)Moncton, New Brunswick, CanadaView Greater Moncton International Airport on a map View satellite image of Greater Moncton International Airport Set YQM as destination Airport Get more information about Greater Moncton International Airport
5108.97 miles (175.37 km) NSummerside Airport (YSU)Summerside, Prince Edward Island, CanadaView Summerside Airport on a map View satellite image of Summerside Airport Set YSU as destination Airport Get more information about Summerside Airport
6114.08 miles (183.60 km) WDigby/Annapolis Regional Airport (YDG)Digby, Nova Scotia, CanadaView Digby/Annapolis Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Digby/Annapolis Regional Airport Set YDG as destination Airport Get more information about Digby/Annapolis Regional Airport
7117.16 miles (188.55 km) ENEPort Hawkesbury Airport (YPS)Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, CanadaView Port Hawkesbury Airport on a map View satellite image of Port Hawkesbury Airport Set YPS as destination Airport Get more information about Port Hawkesbury Airport
8119.91 miles (192.98 km) WNWSaint John Airport (YSJ)Saint John, New Brunswick, CanadaView Saint John Airport on a map View satellite image of Saint John Airport Set YSJ as destination Airport Get more information about Saint John Airport
9146.65 miles (236.02 km) WSWYarmouth Airport (YQI)Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, CanadaView Yarmouth Airport on a map View satellite image of Yarmouth Airport Set YQI as destination Airport Get more information about Yarmouth Airport
10156.73 miles (252.22 km) WNW5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown, (YCX)Gagetown, New Brunswick, CanadaView 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown, on a map View satellite image of 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown, Set YCX as destination Airport Get more information about 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown,
11162.02 miles (260.75 km) WNWFredericton International Airport (YFC)Fredericton, New Brunswick, CanadaView Fredericton International Airport on a map View satellite image of Fredericton International Airport Set YFC as destination Airport Get more information about Fredericton International Airport
12174.13 miles (280.24 km) NNWMiramichi Airport (YCH)Miramichi, New Brunswick, CanadaView Miramichi Airport on a map View satellite image of Miramichi Airport Set YCH as destination Airport Get more information about Miramichi Airport
13189.54 miles (305.03 km) ENESydney/J.A. Douglas McCurdy Airport (YQY)Sydney, Nova Scotia, CanadaView Sydney/J.A. Douglas McCurdy Airport on a map View satellite image of Sydney/J.A. Douglas McCurdy Airport Set YQY as destination Airport Get more information about Sydney/J.A. Douglas McCurdy Airport
14194.41 miles (312.88 km) NNEÎles-de-la-Madeleine Airport (YGR)Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec, CanadaView Îles-de-la-Madeleine Airport on a map View satellite image of Îles-de-la-Madeleine Airport Set YGR as destination Airport Get more information about Îles-de-la-Madeleine Airport
15199.15 miles (320.50 km) WPrinceton Municipal Airport (PNN)Princeton, Maine, United StatesView Princeton Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Princeton Municipal Airport Set PNN as destination Airport Get more information about Princeton Municipal Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Halifax Stanfield International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Halifax Stanfield International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,746.74 miles (18,904.49 km) SAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map View satellite image of Albany Airport Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
211,703.18 miles (18,834.39 km) SManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map View satellite image of Manjimup Airport Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
311,676.65 miles (18,791.70 km) SMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map View satellite image of Margaret River Airport Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
411,661.83 miles (18,767.85 km) SKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map View satellite image of Katanning Airport Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
511,661.30 miles (18,767.00 km) SBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Busselton Regional Airport Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
611,640.93 miles (18,734.21 km) SBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map View satellite image of Bunbury Airport Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
711,612.86 miles (18,689.04 km) SSWEsperance Airport (EPR)Esperance, AustraliaView Esperance Airport on a map View satellite image of Esperance Airport Set EPR as destination Airport Get more information about Esperance Airport
811,553.03 miles (18,592.75 km) SJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map View satellite image of Jandakot Airport Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
911,545.89 miles (18,581.26 km) SRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map View satellite image of Rottnest Airport Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
1011,542.33 miles (18,575.53 km) SPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map View satellite image of Perth Airport Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1111,451.46 miles (18,429.29 km) SSWKambalda Airport (KDB)Kambalda, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kambalda Airport on a map View satellite image of Kambalda Airport Set KDB as destination Airport Get more information about Kambalda Airport
1211,426.68 miles (18,389.42 km) SSWKalgoorlie-Boulder Airport (KGI)Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport on a map View satellite image of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport Set KGI as destination Airport Get more information about Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport
1311,426.65 miles (18,389.37 km) SJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Jurien Bay Airport Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
1411,398.83 miles (18,344.59 km) SWindarling Airport (WRN)Windarling, AustraliaView Windarling Airport on a map View satellite image of Windarling Airport Set WRN as destination Airport Get more information about Windarling Airport
1511,353.23 miles (18,271.20 km) SMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map View satellite image of Morawa Airport Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport