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Nuugaatsiaq Heliport (JUU)

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Nuugaatsiaq is a settlement located on an island off the west coast of Greenland. The nearest city is Nuussuaq, located 11 km away on the mainland. The settlement is home to around 200 people and is largely a fishing community, with traditional hunting and trapping also being practiced. Nuugaatsiaq is accessible by boat or helicopter and is served by the Nuugaatsiaq Heliport. The area is beautiful and has a very unique landscape, with mountains and fjords, as well as several small islands. The settlement has a small school, a church, a post office, and a small grocery store. The nearest healthcare facilities are located in Nuussuaq.

Airport Directions

The best way to get to Nuugaatsiaq Heliport (JUU) by car is to take the ferry from Ilulissat to Nuugaatsiaq, which takes about 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kangerlussuaq Airport to Nuugaatsiaq, which takes about 3 hours. There is also a train from Copenhagen to Nuugaatsiaq, which takes about 8 hours. The cost of the ferry is around $60, the bus is around $50, and the train is around $100. Taxis can also be taken from Kangerlussuaq Airport to Nuugaatsiaq, with the price depending on the distance travelled and the company you choose.

Airport Terminals & Airlines

At Nuugaatsiaq Heliport (JUU) airport, the following airlines are available: Air Greenland, Air Iceland, Air Norway, Atlantic Airways, and Air Greenland Helicopters.

Airport Address

The address of Nuugaatsiaq Heliport (JUU) is:Nuugaatsiaq HeliportNuugaatsiaq, GreenlandTelephone: +299 22 10 04Email: info@airgreenland.glOpening hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Airport Lost & Found

The Lost and Found office at the Nuugaatsiaq Heliport (JUU) is located at Nuugaatsiaq Heliport, Greenland. The telephone number for the Lost and Found office is +299 54-00-00 and the opening hours are Monday to Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm.

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