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Abbotsford International Airport
Airport type Public
Owner/Operator City of Abbotsford
Location Abbotsford, British Columbia
Hub for
  • Island Express Air
Time zone PST (UTC−08:00)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC−07:00)
Elevation AMSL 194 ft / 59 m
Coordinates 49°01′31″N 122°21′36″W / 49.02528°N 122.36000°W / 49.02528; -122.36000
CYXX is located in British Columbia
Location in British Columbia
Runway Length Surface
ft m
07/25 9,597 2,925 Asphalt/concrete
01/19 5,328 1,624 Asphalt
Statistics (2018)
Aircraft movements 127,134
Passengers 842,212 Increase 24.3%
Sources: Canada Flight Supplement and Transport Canada
Environment Canada
Movements from Statistics Canada
Passengers from Abbotsford Airport

Abbotsford International Airport (IATA: YXXICAO: CYXX) is a public airport in Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada. It is about 4.1 km (2.5 mi) southwest of Abbotsford's city centre.

It is the second-largest airport in the Lower Mainland after Vancouver International Airport. In 2010, it was the nineteenth busiest airport in Canada by aircraft movements (102,128) and passengers (503,693).

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