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While West Wind remained committed to serving Fond du Lac and the isolated community on the north shore of Lake Athabasca, its 1,160-metre-long 10/28 treated gravel runway would benefit from being longer as well as paved. The runway's gravel base is currently topped with five centimetres of weather-resistant sealant, as at the time of its construction asphalt was not an option. However, earlier this summer, West Wind implemented gravel weight limits, following a risk assessment and discussions with aviation regulator Transport Canada. Previously, it used the same limits for gravel and paved runways. The airport is currently used by just one airline, West...12 December 2021