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YQQ Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: YQQ / CYQQ
Airport Names:
  1. CFB Comox
  2. Comox Airport
Location: Comox, British Columbia, Canada
GPS Coordinates: 49°42'38"N by 124°53'12"W
Operator/Owner: Government of Canada
Airport Type: Military
Elevation: 84 feet (26 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about CFB Comox (YQQ):

  • The closest airport to CFB Comox (YQQ) is Courtenay Airpark (YCA), which is located only 5 miles (8 kilometers) WSW of YQQ.
  • In addition to being known as "CFB Comox", another name for YQQ is "Comox Airport".
  • In 1943, the Royal Canadian Air Force took over control of the airfield, renaming the facility RCAF Station Comox.
  • CFB Comox (YQQ) has 2 runways.
  • On February 1, 1968, the RCAF merged with the Royal Canadian Navy and Canadian Army to form the unified Canadian Forces.
  • Canadian Forces Base Comox, commonly referred to as CFB Comox, is a Canadian Forces Base located 2.5 nautical miles north northeast of Comox, British Columbia.
  • Every April, the Snowbirds practise at 19 Wing Comox.
  • Because of CFB Comox's relatively low elevation of 84 feet, planes can take off or land at CFB Comox 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 Comox (YQQ) is Tôlanaro Airport (FTU), which is located 10,677 miles (17,182 kilometers) away in Tôlanaro, Madagascar.

Map of Nearest Airports from CFB Comox:

List of Nearest Airports from CFB Comox:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
14.77 miles (7.67 km) WSWCourtenay Airpark (YCA)Courtenay, British Columbia, CanadaView Courtenay Airpark on a map View satellite image of Courtenay Airpark Set YCA as destination Airport Get more information about Courtenay Airpark
216.52 miles (26.59 km) ETexada/Gillies Bay Airport (YGB)Texada Island, British Columbia, CanadaView Texada/Gillies Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Texada/Gillies Bay Airport Set YGB as destination Airport Get more information about Texada/Gillies Bay Airport
319.23 miles (30.95 km) ENEPowell River Airport (YPW)Powell River, British Columbia, CanadaView Powell River Airport on a map View satellite image of Powell River Airport Set YPW as destination Airport Get more information about Powell River Airport
422.04 miles (35.47 km) NNWCortes Island Aerodrome (YCF)Cortes Island, British Columbia, CanadaView Cortes Island Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Cortes Island Aerodrome Set YCF as destination Airport Get more information about Cortes Island Aerodrome
523.96 miles (38.56 km) NWCampbell River Airport (YBL)Campbell River, British Columbia, CanadaView Campbell River Airport on a map View satellite image of Campbell River Airport Set YBL as destination Airport Get more information about Campbell River Airport
626.94 miles (43.36 km) SAlberni Valley Regional Airport (YPB)Port Alberni, British Columbia, CanadaView Alberni Valley Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Alberni Valley Regional Airport Set YPB as destination Airport Get more information about Alberni Valley Regional Airport
728.48 miles (45.83 km) NWCampbell River Water Aerodrome (YHH)Campbell River, British Columbia, CanadaView Campbell River Water Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Campbell River Water Aerodrome Set YHH as destination Airport Get more information about Campbell River Water Aerodrome
833.98 miles (54.69 km) SEQualicum Beach Airport (XQU)Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, CanadaView Qualicum Beach Airport on a map View satellite image of Qualicum Beach Airport Set XQU as destination Airport Get more information about Qualicum Beach Airport
939.43 miles (63.46 km) EPender Harbour Water Aerodrome (YPT)Pender Harbour, British Columbia, CanadaView Pender Harbour Water Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Pender Harbour Water Aerodrome Set YPT as destination Airport Get more information about Pender Harbour Water Aerodrome
1048.85 miles (78.62 km) NNWBig Bay Water Aerodrome (YRR)Stuart Island, British Columbia, CanadaView Big Bay Water Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Big Bay Water Aerodrome Set YRR as destination Airport Get more information about Big Bay Water Aerodrome
1155.10 miles (88.68 km) ESESechelt Aerodrome (YHS)Sechelt, British Columbia, CanadaView Sechelt Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Sechelt Aerodrome Set YHS as destination Airport Get more information about Sechelt Aerodrome
1256.81 miles (91.43 km) SENanaimo Harbour Water Airport (ZNA)Nanaimo, British Columbia, CanadaView Nanaimo Harbour Water Airport on a map View satellite image of Nanaimo Harbour Water Airport Set ZNA as destination Airport Get more information about Nanaimo Harbour Water Airport
1358.93 miles (94.84 km) SWTofino/Long Beach Airport (YAZ)Tofino, British Columbia, CanadaView Tofino/Long Beach Airport on a map View satellite image of Tofino/Long Beach Airport Set YAZ as destination Airport Get more information about Tofino/Long Beach Airport
1459.91 miles (96.41 km) SWTofino Harbour Water Aerodrome (YTP)Tofino, British Columbia, CanadaView Tofino Harbour Water Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Tofino Harbour Water Aerodrome Set YTP as destination Airport Get more information about Tofino Harbour Water Aerodrome
1561.61 miles (99.15 km) SBamfield Water Aerodrome (YBF)Bamfield, British Columbia, CanadaView Bamfield Water Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Bamfield Water Aerodrome Set YBF as destination Airport Get more information about Bamfield Water Aerodrome

Map of Furthest Airports from CFB Comox:

List of Furthest Airports from CFB Comox:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,676.70 miles (17,182.44 km) SSETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map View satellite image of Tôlanaro Airport Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport
210,629.59 miles (17,106.63 km) ESEEast London Airport (ELS)East London, South AfricaView East London Airport on a map View satellite image of East London Airport Set ELS as destination Airport Get more information about East London Airport
310,620.74 miles (17,092.39 km) SSEAmpanihy Airport (AMP)Ampanihy, MadagascarView Ampanihy Airport on a map View satellite image of Ampanihy Airport Set AMP as destination Airport Get more information about Ampanihy Airport
410,618.79 miles (17,089.24 km) ESEPort Alfred Airport (AFD)Port Alfred, South AfricaView Port Alfred Airport on a map View satellite image of Port Alfred Airport Set AFD as destination Airport Get more information about Port Alfred Airport
510,608.96 miles (17,073.43 km) SEMargate Airport (MGH)Margate, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaView Margate Airport on a map View satellite image of Margate Airport Set MGH as destination Airport Get more information about Margate Airport
610,589.09 miles (17,041.45 km) ESEPort Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ)Port Elizabeth, South AfricaView Port Elizabeth International Airport on a map View satellite image of Port Elizabeth International Airport Set PLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Port Elizabeth International Airport
710,584.62 miles (17,034.25 km) ESEMthatha Airport (UTT)Mthatha, South AfricaView Mthatha Airport on a map View satellite image of Mthatha Airport Set UTT as destination Airport Get more information about Mthatha Airport
810,566.94 miles (17,005.79 km) SEKing Shaka International (DUR)Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaView King Shaka International on a map View satellite image of King Shaka International Set DUR as destination Airport Get more information about King Shaka International
910,550.51 miles (16,979.36 km) SERichards Bay Airport (RCB)Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaView Richards Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Richards Bay Airport Set RCB as destination Airport Get more information about Richards Bay Airport
1010,543.76 miles (16,968.50 km) SEPietermaritzburg Airport (PZB)Pietermaritzburg, South AfricaView Pietermaritzburg Airport on a map View satellite image of Pietermaritzburg Airport Set PZB as destination Airport Get more information about Pietermaritzburg Airport
1110,514.12 miles (16,920.79 km) SEHluhluwe Airport (HLW)Hluhluwe, South AfricaView Hluhluwe Airport on a map View satellite image of Hluhluwe Airport Set HLW as destination Airport Get more information about Hluhluwe Airport
1210,494.58 miles (16,889.35 km) SELebakeng Airport (LEF)Lebakeng, LesothoView Lebakeng Airport on a map View satellite image of Lebakeng Airport Set LEF as destination Airport Get more information about Lebakeng Airport
1310,476.23 miles (16,859.82 km) SELesobeng Airport (LES)Lesobeng, LesothoView Lesobeng Airport on a map View satellite image of Lesobeng Airport Set LES as destination Airport Get more information about Lesobeng Airport
1410,476.20 miles (16,859.77 km) SEMokhotlong Airport (MKH)Mokhotlong, LesothoView Mokhotlong Airport on a map View satellite image of Mokhotlong Airport Set MKH as destination Airport Get more information about Mokhotlong Airport
1510,475.22 miles (16,858.19 km) SPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map View satellite image of Pierrefonds Airport Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport