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Distance between Arctic Bay (YAB) and Fort Simpson (YFS)

Flight distance from Arctic Bay to Fort Simpson (Arctic Bay Airport – Fort Simpson Airport) is 1208 miles / 1944 kilometers / 1050 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 47 minutes.

Map of flight path from Arctic Bay to Fort Simpson.

Shortest flight path between Arctic Bay Airport (YAB) and Fort Simpson Airport (YFS).

How far is Fort Simpson from Arctic Bay?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Arctic Bay and Fort Simpson. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1208.191 miles
  • 1944.395 kilometers
  • 1049.890 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1203.923 miles
  • 1937.526 kilometers
  • 1046.180 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Arctic Bay Airport
City: Arctic Bay
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YAB
ICAO Code: CYAB
Coordinates: 73°0′20″N, 85°2′33″W

B Fort Simpson Airport
City: Fort Simpson
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YFS
ICAO Code: CYFS
Coordinates: 61°45′36″N, 121°14′13″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Arctic Bay and Fort Simpson is 1 hour. Fort Simpson is 1 hour behind Arctic Bay.

Time Difference

Arctic Bay

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Fort Simpson

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (357 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Arctic Bay (YAB) → Fort Simpson (YFS).

Distance:
1208
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1208

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