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Icelandair cancels 2018 Edmonton flights for 3 months

Edmonton’s direct flight to Reykjavik is being cancelled for a couple of months this winter due to lack of demand.

In a statement to 630 CHED, Icelandair confirmed the news. 687 more words

Consumer

Council pushes possible cuts to airport bus until after the election

Edmonton officials will keep looking for help funding the city’s airport bus service, pushing any debate on service cuts to after the election.

“There’s some really positive discussion around the airport table,” Mayor Don Iveson said Tuesday, suggesting the Edmonton International Airport, City of Leduc and Leduc County may be interested to help fund the service, especially if it can be rerouted to serve more regional passengers. 296 more words

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Flair airlines expands to Toronto, Vancouver and Kelowna; names Edmonton main transfer hub

Canadians will soon have more options for flights across the country — just in time for the holiday season.

Flair Airlines is expanding to three additional airports: … 382 more words

Consumer

EIA funding for 747 bus route to Edmonton airport expires

Over the last five years, the Edmonton International Airport has provided a total of $2.5 million in funding towards the bus route between Century Park and the airport. 350 more words

News

Trucker training hub at Edmonton airport will be first in Western Canada

The Alberta Motor Transit Association officially broke ground Wednesday on a new 20,000-square-foot training facility.

The facility, the first of its kind in Western Canada, will allow the commercial driver industry association to have one location for complete driver training. 325 more words

Local News

Edmonton Transit Advisory Board slams tourist and visitors' experience

The Edmonton Transit Service Advisory Board (ETSAB) has issued a report suggesting ways to improve bus and LRT service for visitors and tourists. The current system leaves a lot to be desired, according to ETSAB spokesman Izak Roux, who says issues start as soon as people land. 466 more words

Politics

Edmonton adds to cargo load with a regular flight to Tokyo

Edmonton is growing its cargo business thanks to a deal that has an international network increasing its reach.

Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA) has brought Edmonton in as a Canadian destination, thanks to an alignment with Atlas Air. 432 more words

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