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Jun 07, 2019, 12:00 ET YQB expands its food offer - The Nourcy family to open its second Origine Café-Traiteur in fall 2019

QUEBEC CITY, June 7, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) and Origine Café-Traiteur by Nicolas Nourcy are proud to announce the conclusion of an agreement to open a ...


Jun 06, 2019, 12:00 ET Winter 2019-2020 - YQB enjoys more international flights to and from Québec City thanks to Air Transat

QUÉBEC CITY, June 6, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) eagerly welcomes Air Transat's decision to add more international flights to and from Québec City over the ...


May 10, 2019, 12:00 ET A first in Quebec: 1,200 participants expected to run YQB's runway

QUÉBEC CITY, May 10, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - On Saturday, August 24, 2019, Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) will be holding the first YQB 5K, where some 1,200 participants will have...


Apr 18, 2019, 11:15 ET Annual general meeting - Outstanding results that point the way to a promising future

QUÉBEC CITY, April 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - A historic increase in passenger traffic, exceptional financial health, and the delivery of world-class infrastructures: Québec City Jean Lesage...


Apr 18, 2019, 11:15 ET YQB announces the appointment of its new President and Chief Executive Officer

QUÉBEC CITY, April 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - At its 2018 annual general meeting, Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) took the opportunity to report on the process to recruit a new...


Apr 03, 2019, 16:48 ET ACI-NA Environmental Achievement Awards - YQB ranked one of the top North American airports for its environmental management

QUÉBEC CITY, April 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) has been given an Environmental Achievement Award by the Airports Council International – North America...


Mar 20, 2019, 14:50 ET 2019 Employee Recommended Workplace Award - YQB named one of the best employers in Canada

QUÉBEC CITY, March 20, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - For the second year in a row, Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) has won an Employee Recommended Workplace Award in the "mid-sized...


Feb 19, 2019, 17:40 ET Routes Americas 2019 - Mission accomplished: Air transport industry charmed by Québec City

QUÉBEC CITY, Feb. 19, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Québec City certainly impressed the hundreds of decision-makers and air transport industry professionals who gathered in the area from February 12–14 for...


Feb 13, 2019, 07:30 ET Routes Americas 2019 - YQB partners with a leading authority in the aviation industry

QUÉBEC CITY, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - While in Québec City as a guest speaker for Routes Americas 2019, Nawal Taneja, Executive-In-Residence at Ohio State University's Fisher College of Business, ...


Feb 11, 2019, 07:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Invitation - Routes Americas 2019: Behind the scenes of the largest route development forum in the Americas/

QUÉBEC CITY, Feb. 8, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - From February 12 to 14, hundreds of influencers from the airline industry will gather in Québec City to plan and negotiate the future of air services while...


Feb 11, 2019, 07:30 ET Passenger traffic at YQB - YQB sets new passenger record for 2018

QUÉBEC CITY, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - 2018 ended on a high note for Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB). The airport welcomed 1,774,871 passengers, a 6.2% increase over the...


Feb 08, 2019, 10:42 ET Media Invitation - Routes Americas 2019: Behind the scenes of the largest route development forum in the Americas

QUÉBEC CITY, Feb. 8, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - From February 12 to 14, hundreds of influencers from the airline industry will gather in Québec City to plan and negotiate the future of air services while...


Jan 31, 2019, 10:55 ET Routes Americas 2019 - Minister Mélanie Joly to participate in the largest route development forum in the Americas

QUÉBEC CITY, Jan. 31, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - In recognition of the importance and size of Routes Americas 2019, the honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie,...


Jan 15, 2019, 15:29 ET Routes Americas 2019 - The air transport industry of the Americas meets in Québec City

QUÉBEC CITY, Jan. 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The largest route development forum in the Americas will be held in Canada this year for the first time, with Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport...


Dec 04, 2018, 15:34 ET YQB wins an Élixir award for the second year running

QUÉBEC CITY, Dec. 4, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) has received an award for its communications management during the project to extend and improve the...


Nov 29, 2018, 16:01 ET Canadian Tourism Awards - Gaëtan Gagné recognized by the Canadian tourism industry

QUÉBEC CITY, Nov. 29, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The vision and incredible accomplishments of Gaëtan Gagné, President and CEO of Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB), have been recognized...


Nov 23, 2018, 14:48 ET Gaëtan Gagné to pass the torch in 2019

QUÉBEC CITY, Nov. 23, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - After spurring incredible growth and spearheading a large number of successes, Gaëtan Gagné, President and CEO of Québec City Jean Lesage International...


Nov 20, 2018, 17:11 ET YQB takes its place as one of North America's leading airports

Excellence in Airport Marketing and Communication Awards 2018 QUÉBEC CITY, Nov. 20, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) won several awards at the gala ceremony...


Oct 12, 2018, 07:49 ET INOVA awards presented by the Urban Development Institute of Québec

The terminal expansion and renovation project recognized for its impact on the community QUÉBEC CITY, Oct. 12, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The INOVA awards of the Urban Development Institute of Québec (UDI)...


May 23, 2018, 08:30 ET Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport obtains Level 2 certification under the Airport Carbon Accreditation program

QUÉBEC CITY, May 23, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The effort made by Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions has been recognized by Level 2 certification...


Apr 30, 2018, 10:30 ET Mathieu Claise appointed Director of Government and Public Affairs

QUÉBEC, April 30, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Gaëtan Gagné, President and CEO of Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) has announced today that Mathieu Claise has been appointed Director of...


Apr 10, 2018, 11:05 ET WestJet to offer direct route Québec City - Calgary between June and October 2018

QUÉBEC, April 10, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - WestJet Airlines has confirmed that it will be offering a new direct route between Québec City Jean-Lesage International Airport (YQB) and Calgary International...


Mar 01, 2018, 11:00 ET Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport Annual Public Meeting - A year under the banner of growth, vision and ambition

QUÉBEC, March 1, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - An increase in flight volume from 350 to over 420 flights a week in spite of upgrade work on the main runway, and traffic up by 3.4% to reach a new high of...


Feb 26, 2018, 10:00 ET YQB Benchmarking by the Air Transport Research Society - "The ATRS rankings are invalid and must be ignored," says world recognized consulting group

QUÉBEC, Feb. 26, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Every year, the Air Transport Research Society (ATRS) conducts a study, the Airport Benchmarking Report, in which they claim to measure the efficiency of over 200 ...


Feb 06, 2018, 10:00 ET YQB: Another year and still growing

QUÉBEC CITY, Feb. 6, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - 2017 ended with strong growth for Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB). The number of passengers traveling through the airport increased 3.4%...