Yorkton Regional Airport
The Yorkton Regional Airport is located three (3) kilometers North of the City of Yorkton on Highway #9 occupying a land area of approximately 720 acres. The airport is a base of operation for both private and commercial helicopter and fixed wing aircraft operators.
The airport is operational 24 hrs per day, 7 days a week. The maneuvering area consists of two intersecting runways, a joining taxiway system, a public apron and a private apron.
The airport has no permanent operational staff on site and operates under contractual service only. Airport information is provided through the Airport Manager at the City of Yorkton Economic Development office. The Airport Manager is responsible for all aspects of the airport operation and includes establishing and maintaining agreements and contracts with Transport Canada, NavCanada and with users/clients. Responsibilities include maintaining all airfield surfaces, lighting, electrical systems, facilities and mobile equipment. Implementation of the emergency response plan, Airport Safety Program, the Airport Operations Manual, the Movement Area Access and Control Procedures, and other environmental, security and safety programs are included. Airport management is co-ordinated with on site contracted services and the Public Works division.