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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Dina.

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Around Dina ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Lloydminster. It is located about 23 miles [37 km] to the north of Dina. Lloydminster has a population of 18,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Lloydminster (SK). It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the north of Dina and has a population of 9,800 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Dina and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Chauvin   [Map]   308   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Edgerton   [Map]   373   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Irma   [Map]   444   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Kitscoty   [Map]   709   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Marwayne   [Map]   516   N   41 miles [66 km]
Provost   [Map]   2,072   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Vermilion   [Map]   4,036   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Wainwright   [Map]   5,426   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Cut Knife (SK)   [Map]   532   E   46 miles [74 km]
Lashburn (SK)   [Map]   914   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Macklin (SK)   [Map]   1,290   S   41 miles [66 km]
Maidstone (SK)   [Map]   1,037   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Marshall (SK)   [Map]   608   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Neilburg (SK)   [Map]   394   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Paradise Hill (SK)   [Map]   483   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Blackfoot   [Map]   ---   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Greenshields   [Map]   ---   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Heath   [Map]   ---   SW   23 miles [37 km]
McLaughlin   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Paradise Valley   [Map]   183   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ribstone   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rivercourse   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Streamstown   [Map]   ---   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Baldwinton (SK)   [Map]   ---   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Freemont (SK)   [Map]   ---   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Lone Rock (SK)   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Marsden (SK)   [Map]   234   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Senlac (SK)   [Map]   45   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Unwin (SK)   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Waseca (SK)   [Map]   144   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Dina.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Dina. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Airports Near Dina ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Dina.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Neilburg Airport   [Map]   CJV2   ESE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Wainwright Airport(YWV/CYWV)   [Map]   CYWV   WSW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Maidstone Airport   [Map]   CJH3   ENE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Provost Airport   [Map]   CEH6   SSW   41 miles [66 km]
Macklin Airport   [Map]   CJJ8   S   41 miles [66 km]
Vermilion Airport(YVG/CYVG)   [Map]   CYVG   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Dina.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Dina. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   WNW   147 miles [236.6 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   ESE   151 miles [243 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SW   209 miles [336.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   W   74 miles [119.1 km]
Cold Lake Rgnl.    [Map]   CEN5   N   106 miles [170.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Neilburg Airport   [Map]   CJV2   ESE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Wainwright Airport(YWV/CYWV)   [Map]   CYWV   WSW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Maidstone Airport   [Map]   CJH3   ENE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Provost Airport   [Map]   CEH6   SSW   41 miles [66 km]
Macklin Airport   [Map]   CJJ8   S   41 miles [66 km]
Vermilion Airport(YVG/CYVG)   [Map]   CYVG   NW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Cut Knife Airport   [Map]   CKU4   ESE   46 miles [74 km]
Unity Airport   [Map]   CKE8   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
        Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
        Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Vermilion Airport   (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
        Website for Calgary International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Regina Intl.   (YQR/CYQR)   [Map]
        Website for Regina International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
        Website for Lloydminster Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wainwright Airport   (YWV/CYWV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/







Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Dina were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Dina. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dina) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dina. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.9333, Longitude: -110.0833     [Map].

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Dina), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Dina.



 
 
 

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