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Fighter jets to fly over area near Edmonton airport for training exercise

If you live at the southern edge of the city or near the Edmonton International Airport (EIA), you can hear airplanes quite often. But people living in those areas may hear some much louder noise overhead on Thursday and Friday as part of an air force training exercise. 127 more words

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Robird drones deployed at Edmonton International Airport to keep birds at bay a first in the world

The Robird is coming to Edmonton International Airport, and he has a message for his feathered friends — dead or alive, you’re coming with me. 570 more words

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Flights resume at Edmonton International Airport after air traffic control problem

Editor’s Note: The Edmonton International Airport originally said both arrivals and departures were affected, however later clarified to say inbound flights were able to land.  393 more words

Canada

Edmonton Oilers fly home for Game 3, soar to top of Vegas odds for Stanley Cup

They’ve turned heads around the hockey world and electrified Edmonton hockey fans by taking a 2-0 series lead over the Anaheim Ducks and now Las Vegas is taking notice of the Oilers. 352 more words

Sports

'Family memory... for a lifetime': Camrose 4-year-old gets wish to visit Disney World - with large family in tow

A young girl from Camrose, Alta. with severe cerebral palsy is heading to Disney World – with her seven brothers and sisters – thanks to the Children’s Wish Foundation. 519 more words

Canada

AGLC approves horse racing track near Edmonton International Airport

With horse racing at Northlands coming to a close, Century Casino has announced the Century Mile Racing Entertainment Centre has received approval from the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission (AGLC). 496 more words

Entertainment

Leave slingshot at home: Edmonton International Airport shares tips to speed spring break holdups

A slingshot, a bow and a soldering iron were among recently confiscated items stalling the security lineup at the Edmonton International Airport.

“If you have something not permitted in your carry-on bag, that adds a lot of time to the process because your bag needs to be searched,” Mathieu Larocque, spokesman for Canadian Air Transport Security Authority, said Monday at an airport event aiming to reduce security backlogs. 363 more words

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