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. This information is not be used for official aeronautical or navigational purposes.

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: 

  • Canada Flight Supplement
  • Canada Air Pilot
  • Aeronautical Information Publication

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
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

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

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