Airport Specifications

The Region of Waterloo International Airport (YKF) is a fully equipped, certified airport facility classified as an Airport of Entry by the Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA).

*Information on this web page is for general use only and must not be used 
  for official aeronautical or navigational purposes.

Airport Specifications
Co-ordinates: North 43° 27'39"/ West 80° 22'43"
Variation: 10° West
Local Time: UTC -5 (-4 during day light saving time)
Elevation: 1055 feet Above Sea Level
METAR: 24 Hours by AWOS
TAF: Between 11-05Z, issue times: 11, 14, 20, 02Z
Frequencies: ATIS - 125.1 / Ground - 121.8 Tower - 126.0 PAL - 128.275

 

 Non Directional Beacon (NDB)
Wellington- ZKF 335
North 43° 29'35" West 80° 22'46"
4.1 Nautical Miles to Aerodrome

 

 Very High Frequency Omni Directional Range (VOR)
Waterloo- YWT 115.0, Ch97
North 43° 27'31" West 80° 22'46"

 
    Runways - Click here for YKF's airport layout.

 Runway 08/26
08 (75°) / 26 (255°)
7002 feet x 150 feet asphalt
Runway 26 slope down 0.43%, first 1800 feet down 0.79%
AN, SSALR High Intensity Approach Lighting (26 only)
ODALS Medium Intensity Approach Lighting (08 only)
TE-HI Threshold and Runway End Lighting with Variable Setting High Intensity Runway Edge Lighting for both Runways 08 and 26
P2 - Precision Approach Path Indicator (PAPI) eye-to-wheel height up to 25' Runways 08/26
 CAT 1 ILS (Instrument Landing System) on Runway 26

 

 Runway 14/32
14 (138°) / 32 (318°)
4096 feet x 150 feet asphalt
TE-MI Threshold and Runway End Lighting with Medium Intensity Runway Edge Lighting for both Runways 14 and 32
P1 - Precision Approach Path Indicator (PAPI) eye-to-wheel height up to 10'  Runways 14/32


Night Restrictions

Chapter 2 and Chapter 2 Equivalent Aircraft - Effective May 12, 2005
Between the hours of 23:00 and 06:30 local time, all Chapter 2 and Chapter 2 equivalent aircraft above or below 34,000 kg will be charged a fee of $5,000 for each take-off and each landing. The only exceptions to the policy are the following categories of aircraft:

 Exceptions
 Medivac
 Police
 Military aircraft on operational missions
 Emergency flights
 Weather delay (YKF) and alternate diversions

 * For the most accurate, up-to-date and official information about the Region
   of Waterloo International Airport (YKF), please consult the current editions
   of the following publications:

 Publications
Canada Flight Supplement
Canada Air Pilot
 Aeronautical Information Publication

Note: Check with your local Flight Service Station for current NOTAMs.

Contact(s)

The Region of Waterloo International Airport (YKF)

General Information
1-4881 Fountain Street North
Breslau, Ontario
N0B 1M0

Phone: 519-648-2256

Toll-Free: 1-866-648-2256
TTY: 519-575-4608
Fax: 519-648-3540

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