Rankin Inlet Airport Reviews


Rankin Inlet Airport Reviews

Rankin Inlet Airport (IATA: YRT, ICAO: CYRT) is located at Rankin Inlet, Nunavut, Canada, and is operated by the government of Nunavut. Rankin Inlet (meaning deep bay/inlet) is an Inuit hamlet on Kudlulik Peninsula in Nunavut, Canada. Located on the northwestern Hudson Bay, between Chesterfield Inlet and Arviat, it is the regional center for the Kivalliq Region.

In the 1995 Nunavut capital plebiscite, Iqaluit defeated Rankin Inlet to become territorial capital of Nunavut.

In December 2005 the Government of Nunavut announced that they would spend $3 million to improve the Instrument Landing System and expand the apron.

Canadian NORAD Region Forward Operating Location Rankin Inlet is located on the southwest side of the runway and shares the use of the runway when operations necessitate.


ATMs / Cash Machines – info not available
Maps and Charts – The passenger terminal building is a world of an education. The walls are lined with maps and charts outlining the geography and history of the region.
Baggage Carts – info not available
Car Rentals – info not available
Currency Exchange – info not available
Food / Restaurants – Small refreshment booth which sells prepackaged snacks and non-alcoholic beverages
Information Desk – info not available
Luggage Storage / Lockers – not available
Showers – not available
Internet: info not available

Airport opening hours:
info not available

Rankin Inlet Airport Official Website

Rankin Inlet Airport Map

Rankin Inlet Airport Weather Forecast

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