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Airline donates plane for EIA emergency training

EDMONTON – Edmonton International Airport first responders have a great new tool for emergency training thanks to a Canadian airline.

Canadian North recently donated a retired Boeing 737 aircraft to EIA to use for training. 284 more words


Edmonton lands Air China Cargo's first Canadian freight route

Air China Cargo choosing Edmonton for its first scheduled freighter service between mainland China and Canada is a “game-changer” for the region’s economic development, says Mayor Don Iveson. 398 more words

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Delta launches daily flight between Edmonton and Seattle

EDMONTON — Jetting off for a Seahawks game will soon be easier, thanks to a new Delta flight being launched at the Edmonton International Airport. 352 more words


New WestJet London-Edmonton flight heats up transatlantic market

WestJet’s new non-stop route between Edmonton and London ups the ante in an increasingly competitive battle for transatlantic travellers.

The Calgary-based airline announced Tuesday it’s launching twice-a-week service beginning May 6 from Edmonton International Airport to Gatwick Airport, 45 kilometres south of London. 572 more words

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Edmonton International Airport starts $15M road project

The Edmonton International Airport has started work on a $15-million road project to improve traffic flow, especially at a frequently bottlenecked highway off-ramp.

“We’re looking to do some significant upgrades to respond to increased traffic that we’re seeing and to prepare for things like the Outlet Collection development that’s underway as well,” said EIA director of communications Heather Hamilton. 413 more words

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WestJet expanding Edmonton regional services

WATCH ABOVE: News of a new West Jet route comes at a time of slower economic growth in Alberta. Vinesh Pratap finds out how that translates to growth at the EIA. 290 more words


Restored warplanes stop in Edmonton during recreation of secret historic flight

WATCH ABOVE: A top secret part of Canada’s aviation history is being recreated in the sky over Edmonton this week. Gord Steinke has the story. 876 more words