Saint-Léonard Aerodrome

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Saint-Léonard Aerodrome
Airport typePublic
OwnerJ.D. Irving Ltd.[1]
LocationSaint-Léonard, New Brunswick
Time zoneAST (UTC−04:00)
 • Summer (DST)ADT (UTC−03:00)
Elevation AMSL794 ft / 242 m
Coordinates47°09′26″N 067°50′11″W / 47.15722°N 67.83639°W / 47.15722; -67.83639Coordinates: 47°09′26″N 067°50′11″W / 47.15722°N 67.83639°W / 47.15722; -67.83639
CYSL is located in New Brunswick
Location in New Brunswick
Direction Length Surface
ft m
18/36 4,021 1,226 Asphalt
Statistics (2006)
Aircraft movements831

Saint-Léonard Aerodrome (IATA: YSL, ICAO: CYSL) is located 4 nautical miles (7.4 km; 4.6 mi) southeast of Saint-Léonard, New Brunswick, Canada.

Recent history[edit]

The city of Edmundston purchased the airport for $1 and subsequently transferred the ownership to Madawaska Airport Authority. In July 2015, Madawaska Airport Authority announced it would shut down some of the airport operations. J.D. Irving and local community groups intervened to halted the closure of the airport. In October 2017, J.D. Irving purchased the airport for $100,000.[1]


The airport had regularly scheduled flights to Montreal (Dorval) on Air Nova for part of the 1980s and 1990s.


  1. ^ a b "J. D. Irving buys Saint-Léonard airport". CBC News. 2017-10-14.
  2. ^ Canada Flight Supplement. Effective 0901Z 25 April 2019 to 0901Z 20 June 2019.
  3. ^ Total aircraft movements by class of operation

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