Aircraft Types

The range of typical aircraft types that may operate out of Springbank Airport generally fall into Codes A and B – as defined in Transport Canada’s document “Aerodrome Standards and Recommended Practices – TP312E”. 

These aircraft can have a wingspan of up to 24m (79 ft.) and may be either piston-engine or jet aircraft.

Some examples of the Code A and B aircraft types that currently operate, or could operate, out of Springbank Airport, are shown in the following images. All aircraft are able to arrive and depart YBW 24 hours/day.

Photo of small plane  Photo of small plane
 Chapter 3 Jets / Very Light Jets
 Photo of helicopter
 Propeller Aircraft - typically less than 40,000 lbs.  Rotary Wing Aircraft (Helicopters)