Tag: Edmonton International Airport

Edmonton International Airport (YEG) begins important infrastructure upgrades

Edmonton International Airport (YEG) will be completing important infrastructure upgrades to the Departures Roadway on Level Two starting on September 26, which will close the elevated roadway and require relocation of the passenger pick-up and drop-off areas. During the construction period, the ...

IATA to Expand Environmental Assessment Certification to Airports and Ground Service Providers

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has launched the IATA Environmental Assessment for Airports and Ground Service Providers (IEnvA for Airports and GSPs). Edmonton International Airport (YEG) is the first participant in the expanded IEnvA and will play a leadership role as the val...

Edmonton International Airport continues powering up its green future

Edmonton International Airport (EIA) is continuing its commitment to environmental sustainability by powering up a new natural gas cogeneration facility that will significantly lower carbon emissions and reduce costs. This new facility began construction in 2019 and became operational in the spri...

Pegasus Imagery expands to Villeneuve Airport

Villeneuve Airport, operated by Edmonton Airports, is pleased to welcome Pegasus Imagery as its newest tenant. Pegasus Imagery designs, manufactures and operates long range autonomous aircraft and sensors to deliver data solutions at scale. The company was originally based at Edmonton Internation...

Swoop Reaffirms Commitment to Edmonton

Swoop Reaffirms Commitment to Edmonton

Swoop, the ultra-not-expensive airline, reaffirmed its commitment to Edmonton International Airport today with the launch of its winter schedule including the addition of non-stop service to Toronto Pearson International Airport. "We are excited to be expanding our ultra-low cost carrier model...

European flights resume from EIA

A vital connection to Europe and destinations beyond is returning to Edmonton with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines offering essential service from Edmonton International Airport (EIA). After a five month pause, KLM will resume offering its non-stop service from Edmonton to Amsterdam, beginning October 2...

EIA celebrates Earth Day with clean water initiative

Edmonton International Airport (EIA) is embracing Earth Day and its support of local innovation by testing a new water filtration system to release clean water back into the local eco-system.   The airport is working with Alberta-based company Swirltex to use its new filtrati...

Flair Airlines marks its first full-year of schedule operations

Flair Airlines marks its first full-year of schedule operations

Canadian low-cost carrier Flair Airlines has marked its first full year of scheduled operations with considerable growth. Over the course of the year, the airline added 114 more flights per week, doubled its fleet from five to 10 aircraft, carried almost a million passengers, flew coast-to-coast ...

Flair Airlines launches first US flight

Flair Airlines launches first US flight

Canadian low-fare airline Flair Airlines yesterday launched its first US-bound flight from Edmonton International Airport to Las Vegas' McCarran International Airport. Flair Airlines Flight 777 was welcomed in Vegas to the salute of water cannons, Elvis, and Showgirls. In December Flair will beg...

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