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United grounds non-stop flight between Edmonton and New York City

EDMONTON – Just over a year after launching direct service between Edmonton and New York City, United is pulling the plug on it.

The non-stop flight to the Newark Liberty International Airport, located 30 kilometres from Manhattan, will be discontinued as of October 25, 2014. 223 more words


Leduc expands bus service to and from Edmonton

EDMONTON – Commuters will find it a little easier to travel between Edmonton and Leduc starting in September.

The expanded Leduc Transit service will offer nine new buses starting Sept. 210 more words


High winds cancel or divert dozens of flights at Edmonton International Airport

Watch above: Wind and rain is wreaking havoc around the Capital Region, including at the Edmonton International Airport, where dozens of flights have been cancelled or diverted. 286 more words


Edmonton airport eyes customer service robots

Airport officials in Edmonton are testing an unlikely way to humanize air travel with a pair of robots.
If the travellers crowded around the two futuristic machines at boarding gate 62 Thursday are any indication, the automated greeters may go far to make people forget long check-in lines and security shakedowns.    194 more words

Edmonton Tests Customer Service Robots

Edmonton airport testing out customer service robots

Watch above: Edmonton’s growing airport is adding a pair of unique customer service representatives. Fletcher Kent explains.

EDMONTON —  A future filled with robots could be coming to Edmonton. 500 more words


Canada to enhance airport security

Transport Canada confirmed Monday that it will implement “enhanced” security measures at airports in the near future, amid reports that U.S. intelligence officials are becoming concerned about the possible use of hidden explosives. 481 more words


Changes coming to Route 747 at Edmonton International Airport

Upcoming improvements to the Edmonton International Airport shuttle stop will be a literal breath of fresh air to many who use the Route 747 bus service. 222 more words