New & Noteworthy



Security screening improvements, rent relief, infrastructure funding, airports’ key asks of government for budget 2018

Halifax (October, 2017) – The House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance heard today in Halifax that there is a need to work together to improve the system for security screening in Canada; that smaller airports in Atlantic Canada are in need of infrastructure assistance; and, that the federal government needs to change its policies on the rent it collects from airports. Read More (PDF 308KB)

Canada’s Airports Welcome Government of Canada’s National Trade Corridors Fund

Ottawa (July 4, 2017) – Canada’s airports look forward to working with the Government of Canada on its National Trade Corridors Fund, enabling all National Airport System (NAS) airports to apply for funding to support more efficient transportation corridors. A separate, more tailored call for proposals will be made available for small NAS airports. Read More (PDF 90KB)