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YYF Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: YYF / CYYF
Airport Names:
  1. Penticton Regional Airport
  2. Penticton Airport
Location: Penticton, British Columbia, Canada
GPS Coordinates: 49°27'44"N by 119°36'7"W
Area Served: South Okanagan
Similkameen
West Kootenay
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 1,130 feet (344 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Penticton Regional Airport (YYF):

  • Initial examination for the construction of what would become Penticton Regional Airport began in 1937, at two locations.
  • Food and snacks are available at this airport's terminal, as well as a medical facility, accommodation areas and administrative buildings.
  • On December 22, 1950, a Douglas C-47 aircraft operated by Canadian Pacific Air Lines from Vancouver crashed into Okanagan Mountain, some 26 kilometres north of Penticton.
  • Penticton Regional Airport handled 80,000 passengers last year.
  • The closest airport to Penticton Regional Airport (YYF) is Kelowna International Airport (YLW), which is located 36 miles (57 kilometers) NNE of YYF.
  • Temporary public use of the Penticton Regional Airport was approved in 1945, and in 1956, it was given a permanent airport license.
  • In addition to being known as "Penticton Regional Airport", another name for YYF is "Penticton Airport".
  • The furthest airport from Penticton Regional Airport (YYF) is Tôlanaro Airport (FTU), which is located 10,601 miles (17,060 kilometers) away in Tôlanaro, Madagascar.
  • Penticton Regional Airport (YYF) currently has only 1 runway.

Map of Nearest Airports from Penticton Regional Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Penticton Regional Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
135.62 miles (57.33 km) NNEKelowna International Airport (YLW)Kelowna, British Columbia, CanadaView Kelowna International Airport on a map Set YLW as destination Airport Get more information about Kelowna International Airport
255.48 miles (89.28 km) NNEVernon Regional Airport (YVE)Vernon, British Columbia, CanadaView Vernon Regional Airport on a map Set YVE as destination Airport Get more information about Vernon Regional Airport
361.21 miles (98.51 km) ESEGrand Forks Airport (ZGF)Grand Forks, British Columbia, CanadaView Grand Forks Airport on a map Set ZGF as destination Airport Get more information about Grand Forks Airport
468.48 miles (110.21 km) NWMerritt Airport (YMB)Merritt, British Columbia, CanadaView Merritt Airport on a map Set YMB as destination Airport Get more information about Merritt Airport
569.08 miles (111.18 km) SOmak Airport (OMK)Omak, Washington, United StatesView Omak Airport on a map Set OMK as destination Airport Get more information about Omak Airport
685.46 miles (137.54 km) WHope Aerodrome (YHE)Hope, British Columbia, CanadaView Hope Aerodrome on a map Set YHE as destination Airport Get more information about Hope Aerodrome
785.91 miles (138.25 km) NSalmon Arm Airport (YSN)Salmon Arm, British Columbia, CanadaView Salmon Arm Airport on a map Set YSN as destination Airport Get more information about Salmon Arm Airport
889.34 miles (143.79 km) EWest Kootenay Regional Airport (YCG)Castlegar, British Columbia, CanadaView West Kootenay Regional Airport on a map Set YCG as destination Airport Get more information about West Kootenay Regional Airport
993.53 miles (150.52 km) NNWKamloops Airport (YKA)Kamloops, British Columbia, CanadaView Kamloops Airport on a map Set YKA as destination Airport Get more information about Kamloops Airport
10107.41 miles (172.86 km) WChilliwack Airport (YCW)Chilliwack, British Columbia, CanadaView Chilliwack Airport on a map Set YCW as destination Airport Get more information about Chilliwack Airport
11121.42 miles (195.40 km) NNERevelstoke Airport (YRV)Revelstoke, British Columbia, CanadaView Revelstoke Airport on a map Set YRV as destination Airport Get more information about Revelstoke Airport
12128.00 miles (206.00 km) WSWAbbotsford International Airport (YXX)Abbotsford, British Columbia, CanadaView Abbotsford International Airport on a map Set YXX as destination Airport Get more information about Abbotsford International Airport
13140.54 miles (226.18 km) WSWBellingham International Airport (BLI)Bellingham, Washington, United StatesView Bellingham International Airport on a map Set BLI as destination Airport Get more information about Bellingham International Airport
14141.06 miles (227.01 km) WPitt Meadows Regional Airport (YPK)Pitt Meadows, British Columbia, CanadaView Pitt Meadows Regional Airport on a map Set YPK as destination Airport Get more information about Pitt Meadows Regional Airport
15144.96 miles (233.29 km) WSWBlaine Municipal Airport (BWS)Blaine, Washington, United StatesView Blaine Municipal Airport on a map Set BWS as destination Airport Get more information about Blaine Municipal Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Penticton Regional Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Penticton Regional Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,600.88 miles (17,060.41 km) SSETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport
210,529.08 miles (16,944.88 km) SSEAmpanihy Airport (AMP)Ampanihy, MadagascarView Ampanihy Airport on a map Set AMP as destination Airport Get more information about Ampanihy Airport
310,473.42 miles (16,855.29 km) SPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
410,444.48 miles (16,808.71 km) SRoland 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
510,425.28 miles (16,777.82 km) SSir 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
610,423.61 miles (16,775.13 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
710,417.76 miles (16,765.72 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
810,408.84 miles (16,751.36 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
910,385.74 miles (16,714.19 km) ESEMthatha Airport (UTT)Mthatha, South AfricaView Mthatha Airport on a map Set UTT as destination Airport Get more information about Mthatha Airport
1010,382.68 miles (16,709.27 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
1110,377.86 miles (16,701.50 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
1210,375.50 miles (16,697.70 km) SSEMananjary Airport (MNJ)Mananjary, MadagascarView Mananjary Airport on a map Set MNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Mananjary Airport
1310,375.02 miles (16,696.93 km) ESEPort Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ)Port Elizabeth, South AfricaView Port Elizabeth International Airport on a map Set PLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Port Elizabeth International Airport
1410,373.08 miles (16,693.81 km) ESERichards Bay Airport (RCB)Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaView Richards Bay Airport on a map Set RCB as destination Airport Get more information about Richards Bay Airport
1510,368.43 miles (16,686.33 km) SSEFianarantsoa Airport (WFI)Fianarantsoa, MadagascarView Fianarantsoa Airport on a map Set WFI as destination Airport Get more information about Fianarantsoa Airport