Aeronautical current weather observation and short-term forecast for pilots, flight preparation with the METAR (Meteorological Aerodrome Report : current weather report), and TAF (Terminal Aerodrome Forecast: short-term weather forecast message for aviation). And other resources like VAC (Visual Approach Chart) and NOTAM (Notice To Airman) to prepare a flights.
METAR, TAF, VAC, NOTAM Kangerlussuaq airport (Greenland) / OACI BGSF/ IATA SFJ
Kangerlussuaq is located close to Kangerlussuaq, Kangerlussuaq at 1 miles, Sisimiut at 80 miles, Qeqqata at 80 miles, Kangaamiut at 110 miles, Kangaatsiaq at 115 miles, Nivaaq at 119 miles, Qasigiannguit at 125 miles, Maniitsoq at 126 miles, Aasiaat at 130 miles, Qaasuitsup at 153 miles,
METAR for Kangerlussuaq airport - BGSF
BGSF 261050Z AUTO 08001KT 9999NDV NCD M17/M21 Q0987
Decoded METAR for Kangerlussuaq Airport (Greenland)
METAR issued by BGSF on Friday 26th of February 2021 at 10:50 UTC. This is an automatically generated METAR, Warning : this METAR is out of date, issued 2 days and 19 hours and 49 minutes ago.
Visibility is more than 10 km = more than 6 sm.
Temperature is -17°C = 1 °F and dew point is -21°C = -6 °F . This correspond to 71% relative humidity.
QNH is 987 hPa = 29.15 inHg
Wind speed is 1 kt = 2 km/h, direction is 80°.
TAF for Kangerlussuaq airport - BGSF
BGSF 261045Z 2612/2623 07007KT 9999 BKN150
Decoded TAF for Kangerlussuaq Airport (Greenland)
TAF issued by BGSF on Friday 26th of February 2021 at 10:45 UTC Warning : this TAF is out of date, issued 2 days and 19 hours and 54 minutes ago. A 11 hour weather forecast that is updated every 6 hours.
from Friday 26th of February 2021 à 12:00 heure TU to Saturday 27th of February 2021 à 23:00 heure UTC
Wind 7 kt = 13 km/h, direction is 70°
Visibility is more than 10 km = more than 6 sm.
broken at 15000 ft = 4570 m.
NOTAM for Kangerlussuaq Airport
NOTAMs are provided without any guarantee of their topicality. The pilot is the only person responsible for the verification of its validity before using it operationally to prepare a flight or to use it during its navigation.
NOTAM Apron (from Monday 22nd of February 2021 at 19:24 to Monday 31st of May 2021 at 00:00)
A0079/21 NOTAMNnQ) BGGL/QMNLT/IV/NBO/A /000/999/6701N05041W005nA) BGSF B) 2102221924 C) 2105310000nE) APRON WEST CLOSED FOR CIVIL AIRCRAFTS.nOPEN FOR MILITARY AIRCRAFTS ONLY.nCREATED: 22 Feb 2021 19:25:00 nSOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Taxiway(s) (from Friday 19th of February 2021 at 17:51 to Monday 31st of May 2021 at 00:00)
A0070/21 NOTAMR A0053/21nQ) BGGL/QMXLC/IV/M /A /000/999/6701N05041W005nA) BGSF B) 2102191751 C) 2105310000nE) TWY D CLOSED DUE MAINTENANCE.nCREATED: 19 Feb 2021 17:51:00 nSOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Aerodrome (from Monday 28th of December 2020 at 13:07 to Wednesday 31st of March 2021 at 16:00)
A0732/20 NOTAMR A0465/20nQ) BGGL/QFAXX/IV/NBO/AW/000/999/6701N05041W005nA) BGSF B) 2012281307 C) 2103311600 ESTnE) COVID-19. BASED ON DECISION TAKEN BY THE GREENLANDIC AUTHORITIES.nIN CONNECTION WITH NON-SCHEDULED FLIGHTS FROM ABROAD, BGSF AROnMUST BE CONTACTED ON TELEPHONE 00299 38 29 05 FOR SUBMISSION OF AnSPECIAL FILL IN FORM WHICH MUST BE FILLED OUT AND RETURNED BEFOREnCOMMENCING THE FLIGHT. OVERNIGHT STAYS FOR OTHER THAN TECHNICALnREASONS CAN NOT BE ALLOWED.nCREATED: 28 Dec 2020 13:08:00 nSOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Meteorological service (from Friday 18th of December 2020 at 14:44)
A0721/20 NOTAMR A0719/20nQ) BGGL/QFMXX/IV/NBO/A /000/999/6701N05041W005nA) BGSF B) 2012181444 C) PERMnE) CHANGE REGARDING METEOROLOGICAL IN-FORMATION PROVIDED:n1) ASSOCIATED MET OFFICE: CENTRAL FORE-CASTING OFFICE (DMI) NUUKn3) OFFICE RESPONSIBLE FOR TAF PREPARA-TION: CENTRAL FORECASTINGnOFFICEn(DMI) NUUKn5) BRIEFING/CONSULTATION PROVIDED: TEL +299 36 40 94nREF: AIP GREENLAND AD 2 BGSF, SECTION 11nCREATED: 18 Dec 2020 14:45:00 nSOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM (from Tuesday 10th of February 2004 at 11:00 to Sunday 30th of November 2008 at 00:00)
SWBG0408 BGSF 02260935 n(SNOWTAM 0408nA) BGSFnB) 02260935 C) 09 F) 87/87/87 G) 3/3/3 H) 5/5/5nN) A B C/87/GOOD D/NOnR) N E/87/GOOD W HELIAPRON/487/POORnT) MEASURED FRICTION COEFFICIENTS 69/80/74 TAP, RWY CONTAMINATION 10nPERCENT 2MM COMPACTED OR ROLLED SNOW AND 10 PERCENT 1MM ICE)nCREATED: 26 Feb 2021 10:28:00 nSOURCE: EUECYIYN
airports around Kangerlussuaq
- for Sisimiut airport (BGSS) at 82 miles↑
- for Maniitsoq airport (BGMQ) at 127 miles↑
- for Aaisiaat airport (BGAA) at 130 miles↑
- for Illulissat airport (BGJN) at 154 miles↑METAR & TAF
- for Nuuk airport (BGGH) at 197 miles↑METAR & TAF
- for Uummannaq airport (BGUQ) at 262 miles↑
- for Paamiut airport (BGPT) at 347 miles↑
- for Broughton Island airport (CYVM) at 357 miles↑METAR & TAF
- NOTAM : ICAO (www.icao.int)
- METAR et TAF : AVWX (avwx.rest)
- Météo générale : Openweathermap (www.openweathermap.org) et AVWX (avwx.rest)
- VAC France : DGAC/SIA (www.sia.aviation-civile.gouv.fr)
- Aerial maps : Google Maps (www.google.com), Microsoft Bing (www.microsoft.com) ou OpenStreetMap (www.openstreetmap.org)