FSX CYFB - Iqualuit Scenery
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CYFB - Iqualuit, Canada. Igaluit Airport was originally founded as Frobisher Bay Air Force Base throughout the 1940s and 1950s; the base was used by the United States and Canada for transportation purposes. The base was closed in 1963 and converted into a civilian airport. By Daniel Louvet.
Igaluit Airport was originally founded as Frobisher Bay Air Force Base throughout the 1940s and 1950s; the base was used by the United States and Canada for transportation purposes. The base was closed in 1963 and converted into a civilian airport.
I have developped the apron and parking lot. It can welcome allt ype of A/C and up to B737 series.
Iqualuit Story: On May 31, 1996, Virgin Atlantic flight 7 from London to Los Angeles made an emergency landing at Iqaluit after a passenger had a heart attack. The landing was executed safely - the first Boeing 747 ever to attempt to land at Iqaluit - but one of the 747's engines hit a fuel pump on the tarmac as it was taxiing, causing serious damage to the aircraft and a potentially dangerous fuel spill. The 397 stranded passengers, including singer Gary Barlow, were flown out after Virgin Atlantic chartered two jets. The passengers, after spending 16 hours in a local curling rink, were taken to New York to catch connecting flights to Los Angeles. Prince Michael of Kent, who had also been on the flight, was given a Royal Canadian Mounted Police escort and departed on an earlier scheduled flight. The original aircraft had its engines repaired and left four days after the accident. The heart-attack victim survived.
Hope you'll enjoy your stop over in cold Iqualuit. I have included the airport information and charts.
Drop the .bgl file in your FSX/Addon scenery/scenery folder.
VFR - Short Fields X Airports also available:
-CZBB Boundary Bay
-CYQQ Comox Valley + Update
-CYCZ Fairmont Hot Springs
-CYBA Banff airfield
-CAK3 Delta Heritage Airpark
-CyCW Chilliwack Municipal
-CYYB North Bay
-CYPK Pitt Meadows
-CBQ2 Fort Langley
-CSK8 King George Airpark
-CYXX Abbotsford Intl.
-CCS6 Courtenay (smit field)
-TNCB Flamingo Airport (Bonaire)
-TNCC Willemstad Airport (Curacao)
-TNCA Queen Beatrix Intl. Airport (Aruba)
-LFMQ Le Castellet
-LFMA Aix Les Milles
-TGPZ Lauriston Aerodrome
-TVSU Union Island
-TVSC Canouan Island
These airports are not designed/updated for A.I traffic yet.
Thanks for your support and all your comments!
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The archive cyfb.zip has 12 files and directories contained within it.
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|Filename/Directory||File Date||File Size|
|Read me.txt||08.01.09||2.73 kB|
|Short Fields X.gif||05.14.09||296.02 kB|
|Go to Fly Away Simulation.url||01.22.16||52 B|
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