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YSD Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: YSD / CYSD
Airport Name: CFB Suffield
Location: Suffield, Alberta, Canada
GPS Coordinates: 50°16'23"N by 111°10'29"W
Operator/Owner: Government of Canada
Airport Type: Military
Elevation: 2,525 feet (770 meters)
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Facts about CFB Suffield (YSD):

  • The furthest airport from CFB Suffield (YSD) is Tôlanaro Airport (FTU), which is located 10,339 miles (16,640 kilometers) away in Tôlanaro, Madagascar.
  • The decision to designate the Suffield Block a military training facility in 1941 left tens of square kilometres of undisturbed prairie grassland intact from the effects of industrial agriculture.
  • The closest airport to CFB Suffield (YSD) is Medicine Hat Airport (YXH), which is located 27 miles (43 kilometers) SE of YSD.
  • Following the fall of Algeria to Nazi Germany, the British Army required a new training facility for carrying out experiments in chemical warfare.
  • The lands comprising modern-day CFB Suffield were known as the "Suffield Block", resulting from the Dominion Land Survey, and comprised marginal agricultural land, given the perpetual semi-arid climate.

Map of Nearest Airports from CFB Suffield:

List of Nearest Airports from CFB Suffield:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
126.71 miles (42.99 km) SEMedicine Hat Airport (YXH)Medicine Hat, Alberta, CanadaView Medicine Hat Airport on a map Set YXH as destination Airport Get more information about Medicine Hat Airport
284.80 miles (136.47 km) WSWLethbridge Airport (YQL)Lethbridge, Alberta, CanadaView Lethbridge Airport on a map Set YQL as destination Airport Get more information about Lethbridge Airport
3122.13 miles (196.55 km) NEKindersley Regional Airport (YKY)Kindersley, Saskatchewan, CanadaView Kindersley Regional Airport on a map Set YKY as destination Airport Get more information about Kindersley Regional Airport
4123.74 miles (199.15 km) SSWShelby Airport (SBX)Shelby, Montana, United StatesView Shelby Airport on a map Set SBX as destination Airport Get more information about Shelby Airport
5125.03 miles (201.22 km) NCoronation Airport (YCT)Coronation, Alberta, CanadaView Coronation Airport on a map Set YCT as destination Airport Get more information about Coronation Airport
6127.06 miles (204.49 km) SSWCut Bank Municipal AirportCut Bank Army Air Field (CTB)Cut Bank, Montana, United StatesView Cut Bank Municipal AirportCut Bank Army Air Field on a map Set CTB as destination Airport Get more information about Cut Bank Municipal AirportCut Bank Army Air Field
7135.37 miles (217.85 km) SSEHavre City-County Airport (HVR)Havre, Montana, United StatesView Havre City-County Airport on a map Set HVR as destination Airport Get more information about Havre City-County Airport
8135.94 miles (218.78 km) WSWPincher Creek Airport (WPC)Pincher Creek, Alberta, CanadaView Pincher Creek Airport on a map Set WPC as destination Airport Get more information about Pincher Creek Airport
9137.03 miles (220.53 km) WSWCowley Airport (YYM)Cowley, Alberta, CanadaView Cowley Airport on a map Set YYM as destination Airport Get more information about Cowley Airport
10137.36 miles (221.07 km) WNWCalgary International Airport (YYC)Calgary, Alberta, CanadaView Calgary International Airport on a map Set YYC as destination Airport Get more information about Calgary International Airport
11144.76 miles (232.96 km) NVermilion Airport (YVG)Vermilion, Alberta, CanadaView Vermilion Airport on a map Set YVG as destination Airport Get more information about Vermilion Airport
12153.82 miles (247.55 km) ESwift Current Airport (YYN)Swift Current, Saskatchewan, CanadaView Swift Current Airport on a map Set YYN as destination Airport Get more information about Swift Current Airport
13174.82 miles (281.35 km) NWainwright Aerodrome (YWV)Wainwright, Alberta, CanadaView Wainwright Aerodrome on a map Set YWV as destination Airport Get more information about Wainwright Aerodrome
14176.72 miles (284.41 km) NWRed Deer Regional Airport (YQF)Red Deer, Alberta, CanadaView Red Deer Regional Airport on a map Set YQF as destination Airport Get more information about Red Deer Regional Airport
15191.29 miles (307.86 km) SMalmstrom Air Force Base (GFA)Great Falls, Montana, United StatesView Malmstrom Air Force Base on a map Set GFA as destination Airport Get more information about Malmstrom Air Force Base

Map of Furthest Airports from CFB Suffield:

List of Furthest Airports from CFB Suffield:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,339.33 miles (16,639.50 km) SETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport
210,307.65 miles (16,588.51 km) SSEPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
310,307.15 miles (16,587.70 km) SSir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG)Rodrigues Island, MauritiusView Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport on a map Set RRG as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport
410,286.72 miles (16,554.83 km) SSESir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU)Plaisance, MauritiusView Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport on a map Set MRU as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
510,280.75 miles (16,545.23 km) SSERoland Garros Airport (RUN)St Denis, Réunion, FranceView Roland Garros Airport on a map Set RUN as destination Airport Get more information about Roland Garros Airport
610,251.37 miles (16,497.93 km) SEAmpanihy Airport (AMP)Ampanihy, MadagascarView Ampanihy Airport on a map Set AMP as destination Airport Get more information about Ampanihy Airport
710,140.27 miles (16,319.14 km) SEMananjary Airport (MNJ)Mananjary, MadagascarView Mananjary Airport on a map Set MNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Mananjary Airport
810,121.78 miles (16,289.38 km) SEFianarantsoa Airport (WFI)Fianarantsoa, MadagascarView Fianarantsoa Airport on a map Set WFI as destination Airport Get more information about Fianarantsoa Airport
910,052.05 miles (16,177.17 km) ESEMargate Airport (MGH)Margate, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaView Margate Airport on a map Set MGH as destination Airport Get more information about Margate Airport
1010,050.04 miles (16,173.93 km) SEAndavadoaka Airport (DVD)Andavadoaka, Toliara province, Atsimo-Andrefana region, MadagascarView Andavadoaka Airport on a map Set DVD as destination Airport Get more information about Andavadoaka Airport
1110,049.62 miles (16,173.25 km) ESEEast London Airport (ELS)East London, South AfricaView East London Airport on a map Set ELS as destination Airport Get more information about East London Airport
1210,039.80 miles (16,157.45 km) SEManja Airport (MJA)Manja, Menabe, MadagascarView Manja Airport on a map Set MJA as destination Airport Get more information about Manja Airport
1310,033.11 miles (16,146.69 km) ESEPort Alfred Airport (AFD)Port Alfred, South AfricaView Port Alfred Airport on a map Set AFD as destination Airport Get more information about Port Alfred Airport
1410,031.69 miles (16,144.40 km) SEMorombe Airport (MXM)Morombe, MadagascarView Morombe Airport on a map Set MXM as destination Airport Get more information about Morombe Airport
1510,021.70 miles (16,128.32 km) ESEKing Shaka International (DUR)Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaView King Shaka International on a map Set DUR as destination Airport Get more information about King Shaka International