airports

Airline ground crew walks past Air Canada planes as they sit on the tarmac at Pearson International Airport in Toronto on Tuesday, April 27, 2021. Tarmac delays on arriving flights skyrocket at Pearson airport. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

International flight delays at Pearson airport jump by factor of 275

Head of the Canadian Airports Council says staff levels are the top obstacle to airport bottlenecks

 

A passenger checks in at Toronto’s Pearson Airport on Friday, Oct. 29, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young

International flights to return to regional airports after pandemic restrictions

All air travellers in Canada must be fully vaccinated in order to board as of Nov. 30

 

A passenger walks the halls at Montreal Trudeau Airport during the COVID-19 pandemic in Montreal, Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2020. The federal government has picked a path for hundreds of millions of dollars in airport funding first announced back in November. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

Federal government unlocks $740 million in airport relief

Nearly $500 million is bound for large airports

 

A lone woman walks in an empty Air Canada line at Pearson International Airport in Toronto on Wednesday, April 8, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Toronto airport loses $383 million in 2020 as passenger numbers plunge due to COVID

More than 13 million passengers passed through airport in 2020

A lone woman walks in an empty Air Canada line at Pearson International Airport in Toronto on Wednesday, April 8, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
The Canadian border is pictured at the Peace Arch Canada/USA border crossing in Surrey, B.C. Friday, March 20, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
The Canadian border is pictured at the Peace Arch Canada/USA border crossing in Surrey, B.C. Friday, March 20, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Operators of conference centres and other facilities in Canada are joining a global trend to be certified pandemic-resistant as they compete for billions of dollars in economic benefits for their cities. A passenger walks through Montreal-Trudeau International Airport in Montreal, Friday, July 31, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
Operators of conference centres and other facilities in Canada are joining a global trend to be certified pandemic-resistant as they compete for billions of dollars in economic benefits for their cities. A passenger walks through Montreal-Trudeau International Airport in Montreal, Friday, July 31, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
Keith and Jennifer La Roy, Nancy and Norman Hansen, Jud Wickwire and Curtis Letniak. Photos by Perry Wilson

Missionary plane dedicated at Ponoka, Lacombe airports

MiracleAir flies humanitarian missions to Nicaragua

Keith and Jennifer La Roy, Nancy and Norman Hansen, Jud Wickwire and Curtis Letniak. Photos by Perry Wilson
Red Deer Regional Airport CEO Graham Ingham has ambitious plans for the airport, which he believes is poised to become a major economic driver for the region. Photo by PAUL COWLEY/Advocate staff

$120M Lowe’s distribution centre shows airports’ potential

Red Deer Airport hopes to attract its own big developments

Red Deer Regional Airport CEO Graham Ingham has ambitious plans for the airport, which he believes is poised to become a major economic driver for the region. Photo by PAUL COWLEY/Advocate staff
Ponoka’s airport will soon lay in private hands as the town has agreed to sell it to the Ponoka Flying Club for $385,000. File photo

Ponoka selling its airport to flying club

Agreement is for 25 years with option to buy back

Ponoka’s airport will soon lay in private hands as the town has agreed to sell it to the Ponoka Flying Club for $385,000. File photo
Ottawa spending $12 million to upgrade remote airport near site of 2017 crash

Ottawa spending $12 million to upgrade remote airport near site of 2017 crash

Ottawa spending $12 million to upgrade remote airport near site of 2017…

Ottawa spending $12 million to upgrade remote airport near site of 2017 crash