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The information provided in this section is for general use only and must not be use for navigational purposes. Please consult the appropriate Nav Canada publications for more accurate and up to date information.

Airport Specifications
The Medicine Hat Regional Airport (ICAO: CYXH, IATA: YXH) is operational 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, and is capable of supporting both VFR and IFR operations down to non-precision approach limits, and departures in visibilities down to ½ statute mile.

Runway Data
Runways Runway 03(032°)/21(212°) 5000' x 150' asphalt
Runway 09(095°)/27(275°) 2850' x 100' asphalt
Local Time UTC -7 (6)
Elevation 2351ft ASL
Coordinates N50 01 08 W110 43 14 , 2SW 13°E
Area Control Centre Edmonton IFR 1.888.358.7526 or 780.890.8304/8305
Lighting
ARCAL Type K (122.20 MHz when FSS closed). Medium intensity runway edge light with variable settings.
ODALS Runway 03 & 21
PAPI eye-to wheel height up to 10' (P1) on runway 03 & 21
Frequencies
MF 122.20 MHz (1245 - 0345Z*)
ATIS 124.875 MHz
FUEL 112.925 MHz (403.527.3328 or 877.399.1234)
IFR 123.375 MHz (Arrivals/departures reports & IFR clearances 0345-1245Z* contact Edmonton radio)
AWWS Forecast & Observation
AWOS 124.875 MHz (0345 - 1245Z*)
METAR 1245 -0345Z O/T
TAF H24, issue times: 00, 06, 12, 18Z
Weather Information 1.800.463.6377 (or click here)
Navigational Aids
NDB XH 332 (L) N50 00 47 W110 47 57 068° (2.8 Nautical Miles to Aerodrome)
GPS RNAV (GNSS) RWY 03 & 21

* Subject to change

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Landing Fees
Landing fees apply to all turbine/jet aircraft. Landing fees apply to all piston aircraft with a registered gross weight of 3 tonnes or greater.

TURBINE/JET AIRCRAFT
PISTON AIRCRAFT
Gross Weight
Rate/1000 kg
Gross Weight
Rate/1000 kg
<21,000 kg
$5.49
3,000 - 21,000 kg
$5.49
21,001 - 45,000 kg
$6.71
21,001 - 45,000 kg
$6.71
>45,001 kg
$7.85
>45,001 kg
$7.85

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General Terminal Fees
The General Terminal Fee applies to all aircraft using the terminal or public apron facilities and aircraft with eight seats or greater. The number of seats is determined by the certified maximum seating capacity for the aircraft type and does not include aircrew seats. Flights operated solely for the carriage of cargo can apply to the Airport Manager for an exemption.

Non-scheduled aircraft operators wishing to report the actual number of passengers carried can participate in the Passenger Fee Schedule in lieu of the General Terminal Fee schedule. Aircraft based at the airport and registered to tenants are exempt from General Terminal Fees.

 Number of Seats  Price
 0 - 7 Seats  $0.00
 8 - 15 Seats  $28.27
 16 - 25 Seats  $49.48
 26 - 45 Seats  $89.16
 46 - 60 Seats  $126.17
 61 - 89 Seats  $204.50
 90 - 125 Seats  $281.72
 126 - 150 Seats                  $331.75

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Passenger Fees
The Passenger fee applies to all scheduled passenger flights or any other flight where the aircraft operator attests in writing to the number of passengers enplaned and/or deplaned within seven days of the flight. A Passenger is defined as any person on board an aircraft, excluding active duty crew members and infants. The fee for both an enplaning and deplaning passenger is $9.39. 

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Aircraft Parking Fees
Parking fees apply to all aircraft parked over four hours on aprons, ramps and tie-down areas.   

Weight Daily Monthly  Yearly 
 < 2,000 kg  $10.28  $80.99  $407.04
 2,001 - 10,000 kg  $21.97  $194.18  $799.54
 10,001 - 30,000 kg  $32.19      -       -
 30,001 - 45,000 kg  $44.65      -       -
 > 45,001 kg  $2.00/tonne      -       -

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