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YQT Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: YQT / CYQT
Airport Names:
  1. Thunder Bay International Airport
  2. Thunder Bay Airport
Location: Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
GPS Coordinates: 48°22'18"N by 89°19'18"W
Area Served: Thunder Bay, Ontario
Operator/Owner: Transport Canada
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 654 feet (199 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Thunder Bay International Airport (YQT):

  • The Thunder Bay International Airport has a 2 story terminal.
  • Thunder Bay International Airport handled 761,000 passengers last year.
  • The furthest airport from Thunder Bay International Airport (YQT) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 10,833 miles (17,435 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • The closest airport to Thunder Bay International Airport (YQT) is Grand Marais/Cook County Airport (GRM), which is located 61 miles (99 kilometers) SW of YQT.
  • Because of Thunder Bay International Airport's relatively low elevation of 654 feet, planes can take off or land at Thunder Bay 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.
  • Thunder Bay International Airport (YQT) has 2 runways.
  • In addition to being known as "Thunder Bay International Airport", another name for YQT is "Thunder Bay Airport".
  • Before the two cities of Fort William and Port Arthur merged, it was called the Canadian Lakehead Airport.

Map of Nearest Airports from Thunder Bay International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Thunder Bay International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
161.30 miles (98.65 km) SWGrand Marais/Cook County Airport (GRM)Grand Marais, Minnesota, United StatesView Grand Marais/Cook County Airport on a map Set GRM as destination Airport Get more information about Grand Marais/Cook County Airport
291.71 miles (147.59 km) SSEHoughton County Memorial Airport (CMX)Hancock, Michigan, United StatesView Houghton County Memorial Airport on a map Set CMX as destination Airport Get more information about Houghton County Memorial Airport
3106.03 miles (170.64 km) ENETerrace Bay Airport (YTJ)Terrace Bay, Ontario, CanadaView Terrace Bay Airport on a map Set YTJ as destination Airport Get more information about Terrace Bay Airport
4109.50 miles (176.22 km) WNWAtikokan Municipal Aerodrome (YIB)Atikokan, Ontario, CanadaView Atikokan Municipal Aerodrome on a map Set YIB as destination Airport Get more information about Atikokan Municipal Aerodrome
5121.80 miles (196.02 km) WSWEly Municipal Airport (LYU)Ely, Minnesota, United StatesView Ely Municipal Airport on a map Set LYU as destination Airport Get more information about Ely Municipal Airport
6131.08 miles (210.96 km) NWIgnace Municipal Airport (ZUC)Ignace, Ontario, CanadaView Ignace Municipal Airport on a map Set ZUC as destination Airport Get more information about Ignace Municipal Airport
7132.93 miles (213.94 km) SSWGogebic-Iron County Airport (IWD)Ironwood, Michigan, United StatesView Gogebic-Iron County Airport on a map Set IWD as destination Airport Get more information about Gogebic-Iron County Airport
8133.84 miles (215.39 km) NArmstrong Airport (YYW)Armstrong, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, CanadaView Armstrong Airport on a map Set YYW as destination Airport Get more information about Armstrong Airport
9138.64 miles (223.12 km) ENEMarathon Aerodrome (YSP)Marathon, Ontario, CanadaView Marathon Aerodrome on a map Set YSP as destination Airport Get more information about Marathon Aerodrome
10145.18 miles (233.64 km) NEGeraldton (Greenstone Regional) Airport (YGQ)Geraldton, Ontario, CanadaView Geraldton (Greenstone Regional) Airport on a map Set YGQ as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton (Greenstone Regional) Airport
11146.41 miles (235.62 km) SSWJohn F. Kennedy Memorial Airport (ASX)Ashland, Wisconsin, United StatesView John F. Kennedy Memorial Airport on a map Set ASX as destination Airport Get more information about John F. Kennedy Memorial Airport
12165.18 miles (265.84 km) ENEManitouwadge Airport (YMG)Manitouwadge, Ontario, CanadaView Manitouwadge Airport on a map Set YMG as destination Airport Get more information about Manitouwadge Airport
13166.05 miles (267.22 km) SSESawyer International Airport (MQT)Marquette, Michigan, United StatesView Sawyer International Airport on a map Set MQT as destination Airport Get more information about Sawyer International Airport
14167.54 miles (269.62 km) NWSioux Lookout Airport (YXL)Sioux Lookout, Ontario, CanadaView Sioux Lookout Airport on a map Set YXL as destination Airport Get more information about Sioux Lookout Airport
15168.59 miles (271.31 km) SEagle River Union Airport (EGV)Eagle River, Wisconsin, United StatesView Eagle River Union Airport on a map Set EGV as destination Airport Get more information about Eagle River Union Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Thunder Bay International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Thunder Bay International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,833.33 miles (17,434.52 km) WSWMargaret 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
210,809.29 miles (17,395.82 km) WSWBusselton 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
310,807.75 miles (17,393.35 km) WSWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
410,782.85 miles (17,353.27 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
510,770.78 miles (17,333.85 km) WSWAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
610,718.61 miles (17,249.89 km) WSWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
710,718.36 miles (17,249.48 km) WSWKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
810,709.95 miles (17,235.96 km) WSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
910,698.51 miles (17,217.55 km) WSWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1010,647.27 miles (17,135.08 km) SWJurien 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
1110,577.76 miles (17,023.22 km) SWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1210,551.59 miles (16,981.09 km) SWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1310,542.23 miles (16,966.04 km) WSWEsperance Airport (EPR)Esperance, AustraliaView Esperance Airport on a map Set EPR as destination Airport Get more information about Esperance Airport
1410,531.89 miles (16,949.39 km) SWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
1510,530.47 miles (16,947.10 km) SWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport