Deletes the cluster, including the Kubernetes endpoint and all worker nodes.

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Last Updated: Apr. 8, 2023

Access Instructions

Install the Google provider package into your Airflow environment.

Import the module into your DAG file and instantiate it with your desired params.


project_idThe Google Developers Console [project ID or project number]
nameRequiredThe name of the resource to delete, in this case cluster name
locationRequiredThe name of the Google Kubernetes Engine zone or region in which the cluster resides.
gcp_conn_idThe connection ID to use connecting to Google Cloud.
api_versionThe api version to use
impersonation_chainOptional service account to impersonate using short-term credentials, or chained list of accounts required to get the access_token of the last account in the list, which will be impersonated in the request. If set as a string, the account must grant the originating account the Service Account Token Creator IAM role. If set as a sequence, the identities from the list must grant Service Account Token Creator IAM role to the directly preceding identity, with first account from the list granting this role to the originating account (templated).
deferrableRun operator in the deferrable mode.
poll_intervalInterval size which defines how often operation status is checked.


Deletes the cluster, including the Kubernetes endpoint and all worker nodes.

To delete a certain cluster, you must specify the project_id, the name of the cluster, the location that the cluster is in, and the task_id.

Operator Creation:

operator = GKEClusterDeleteOperator(

See also

For more information on how to use this operator, take a look at the guide: Delete GKE cluster

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