We provide the following information with the purpose of increasing pilots awareness when flying in the vicinity of the village of Percé. As a pilot, it is your responsability to refer yourself to the most recent navigation chart of the area (Anticosti), Aeronautical Information Manual (AIM), Canada Air Pilot (CAP) and Canada Flight Supplement (CFS).
AIM RAC 1.14.5 To preserve the natural environment of parks, reserves and refuges and to minimize the disturbance to the natural habitat, overflights should not be conducted below 2 000 feet AGL.
The landing or takeoff of aircraft in the national parks and national park reserves may take place at prescribed location.
To assist pilots in observing this, boundaries are depicted on the affected charts.
Landing locations for helicopter
For the benefits of helicopter pilots, we provide, at their own risks and responsabilities, 2 landing locations in the village of Perce. Approaches must be performed respecting the special rules concerning national, provincial and municipal parks, reserves and refuges, specially the 2000' AGL restriction.
N48 32' 02"
W64 13' 33"
Alt.: 470 feet
from the sea(north-west)
back-left of the house
bottom-left of picture
on 126,7 MHz
N48 30' 59"
W64 13' 15"
Alt.: 98 feet
from the mountain (west)
left big building
on 126,7 MHz
Airports in the vicinities
2 airports are located in the vicinities of Perce : Du Rocher-Perce airport (formerly Pabok airport) and Gaspe airport. We strongly recommend that you contact their administration to confirm information like, fuel availability and cost, take-off and landing fees, parking fees and airport taxes. Car rental services are available at both airports but we recommend that you make reservation ahead.
-Grande-Rivière / Thrifty : 418-385-3299
-Chandler / Discount : 418-689-2401
-Gaspé / Burton Location : 418-368-0611
-Gaspé / Budget : 418-368-1610
-Gaspé / National : 418-368-1541