Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier International Airport

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IATA: YOW

ICAO: CYOW

TC: CYOW

Location

Latitude: 
45-19-21.0000N (45.3225)
Longitude: 
075-40-09.0000W (-75.669167)
Elevation: 
374.0 feet MSL (114 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
12.9 W (as of May 2021 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)

Contacts

Manager: 
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Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
03/2005
Control tower: 
No
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZUL (Montreal)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZUL (Montreal)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1374 feet (419 m)

Based Aircraft

Annual Operations (as of )

Communications

       

    Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    Essence Catering
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    +1(613) 850-4776
    Ottawa Flying Club
       Website           Email
    123.35 (613) 523-2142 100LL 1.09/litre $cdn
    Exxon Mobil Avitat aviation fuel
    Exxon Avitat
    100LL - 1.09 USD per gallon
    on 2/10/02
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    $cdn per litre
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    Flight Service Stations

    Primary Alternate
    FSS on Field: 
    FSS Name (ID):  Quebec(YQB)
    Frequency: 
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    Instrument Procedures / Charts

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near YOW

    Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).

    Nearby Airports with Fuel

    Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
    0.0 Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier International Airport
    (YOW CYOW CYOW)
    0 13 100LL 1.09/litre $cdn
    29.9 Arnprior Airport Airport
    (CNP3)
    280 293 100LL, Jet A-1
    39.4 Ogdensburg International Airport
    (OGS KOGS OGS)
    167 180 100LL, Jet A
    41.9 Massena International-Richards Field Airport
    (MSS KMSS MSS)
    123 136 100LL, Jet A
    63.4 Malone-Dufort Airport
    (KMAL MAL)
    115 129 100LL
    81.2 Watertown International Airport
    (ART KART ART)
    190 202 100LL, Jet A
    83.9 Adirondack Regional Airport
    (SLK KSLK SLK)
    131 145 100LL, Jet A
    96.5 Lake Placid Airport
    (LKP KLKP LKP)
    130 144 100LL, Jet A
    96.8 Long Lake /Helms Seaplane Base
    (NY9)
    146 159 100LL

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    Remarks

    A110-1 SEE FLIP AP/1 SUPPLEMENTARY ARPT INFO.

    Runways

    Runway Summary

    Runways: 04/22
    07/25
    14/32
    Longest Runway: 14/32 is 10000 ft (3048 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    YOW Seaplane Base Runway Details

    Waterway 04/22  3300 ft x 75 ft (1006 m x 23 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

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    Waterway 07/25  8000 ft x 200 ft (2438 m x 61 m)
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    Surface:  Asphalt -
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    Waterway 14/32  10000 ft x 200 ft (3048 m x 61 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

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    Waterway 14

    Runway 32

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    Declared Distances
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    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Minor
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Minor
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Tiedowns available

    Maps & Diagrams

    YOW Seaplane Base Terminal Map

    Ottawa - Long Lake /Helms (YOW) Airport Terminal Map - Overview

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    YOW Seaplane Base Sectional

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    YOW Seaplane Base Diagram


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