Welcome to YXY
As Air North, Yukon’s Airline hosts you and your aircraft at Erik Nielsen Whitehorse International Airport, you will be offered a variety of services and amenities to make your stay as comfortable and efficient as possible.
Services & Amenities
Equipment: De-icing truck, front end loader, belt loader, baggage tug and carts, cold buster, catering high lift truck, lav service and ground stairs.
Fuelling: Available with the help of our fuel subsidiary, Chieftain Energy.
Team: Ramp supervisor, ramp agent, check-in agent and counter space, aircraft maintenance engineer
Services: Ramp space with/without plug, vehicle parking, full or light groom, logistical handling (transport, hotels, administrative support)
Erik Nielsen Whitehorse International Airport (YXY)
Erik Nielsen Whitehorse International Airport is the major hub for air traffic in the Yukon, located in the territory’s capital of Whitehorse.
It hosts regular departures and arrivals from several major commercial domestic and international airlines, as well as a steady stream of charters and non-commercial flight operations. YXY is also the base for the territory’s water bombing aircraft used to assist in firefighting endeavours. YXY is classified as an airport of entry by NAV CANADA and is outfitted with a Canada Border Services Agency office staffed for international flights or when called for Customs processing by itinerant international flights.
The Yukon Advantage
From breathtaking valleys and rugged peaks, to gorgeous waterways and vibrant cities, the Yukon draws thousands of tourists from all over the world each year for its diversity of experiences
Whitehorse offers the gateway to Kluane National Park, home to Canada’s five tallest peaks and some of the best hikes and outdoor experiences the territory has to offer. It also boasts a growing brewery and foodie scene, plenty of immersive cultural experiences like guided outdoor experiences and northern lights viewings, and is the hub for transit to some of the most mineral rich lands in Canada. Whether you’re in the Yukon for business or pleasure, the FBO service provided by our team will ensure you and your crew are situated to enjoy your stay.