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Jul 25, 2018, 15:52 ET Canada's Small Airports Applaud Federal Decision to Invest in Safety Infrastructure

New federal funding rules open eligibility to airports OTTAWA, July 25, 2018 /CNW/ - Canada's airports applaud the Government of Canada's recent investments in infrastructure at several of Canada's...


Jun 04, 2018, 08:00 ET Sam Samaddar Elected Chair of the Canadian Airports Council

Halifax International Airport Authority President and CEO Joyce Carter is the association's new vice chair OTTAWA, June 4, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian Airports Council (CAC) today announced that Sam...


Apr 16, 2018, 07:50 ET Canada's Airports: A $48 Billion Economic Footprint

Canada's airports are crucial to the economic and social vitality of the communities they serve OTTAWA, April 16, 2018 /CNW/ - A new economic impact study released by the Canadian Airports Council...


Oct 24, 2017, 09:56 ET 2017 Airports Canada Conference & Exhibition Gets Underway This Week

Facilitating air travel in the midst of significant growth TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2017 /CNW/ - Canadian and international air transportation industry's most influential leaders and chief executives will...


Sep 29, 2017, 08:00 ET Canadian Airports Safety Week Underway at Airports Across Canada Next Week

OTTAWA, Sept. 29, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada's airports are working together next week to promote healthy and safe airports as part of Canadian Airports Safety Week. The initiative is being organized by the ...


Jul 04, 2017, 18:08 ET Canada's Airports Welcome Government of Canada's National Trade Corridors Fund

The fund will enable small airports to improve safety OTTAWA, July 4, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada's airports look forward to working with the Government of Canada on its National Trade Corridors Fund,...


May 19, 2017, 13:17 ET Canada's Airports Welcome Federal Engagement with Air Transport Sector

Amidst strong passenger volume growth, the biggest irritant to travellers is security screening MONTREAL, May 19, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada's airports today welcomed engagement by Transport Minister Marc...


Apr 05, 2017, 07:30 ET Canadian Airport Leaders Gather in Ottawa

Important economic and trade role of airports to be highlighted OTTAWA, April 5, 2017 /CNW/ - Senior executives from more than two dozen airports across the country are in Ottawa today to meet with...


Mar 16, 2017, 10:29 ET Canada's Airports Applaud Government of Canada's New Safety Rules for Recreational UAV Operators

TORONTO, March 16, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada's airports are pleased with Transport Canada's launch of an Interim Order that will help to address the growing threat Unmanned Air Vehicles (UAVs) pose to...


Nov 03, 2016, 13:09 ET Canada's Airports Applaud Government Commitment to Improve Screening for Travellers

Airports welcome commitments to passenger experience, competition MONTREAL, Nov. 3, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Airports Council applauded Transport Minister Marc Garneau for measures announced...


Jul 21, 2016, 11:40 ET Canada's Airports Welcome Federal Infrastructure Funds for Small Airports

Reforms to ACAP, infrastructure eligibility for small NAS airports much needed OTTAWA, July 21, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Airports Council today welcomed the announcement by Transport Minister ...


Jul 06, 2016, 13:30 ET Canadian Airports Council Strengthens Team

OTTAWA, July 6, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Airports Council (CAC) today announced that it has engaged Josée Curry as its new Director of Public Affairs and has promoted Wayne Harvey and Chris Phelan...


Jun 28, 2016, 08:52 ET Howard Eng appointed chair of Canadian Airports Council

Kelowna International Airport Director Sam Samaddar named vice chair OTTAWA, June 28, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Airports Council today announced that Howard Eng, President and Chief Executive Officer ...


Feb 25, 2016, 15:58 ET Canada's Airports Welcome Tabling of CTA Review Report

Airports look forward to working with Transport Minister Garneau on long term air transport policy work OTTAWA, Feb. 25, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Airports Council today welcomed the tabling of the...


Feb 16, 2016, 13:00 ET Screening Wait Times, Small Airport Infrastructure Funding Deficit are Top Airport Concerns - Canadian Airports Council presents to House of Commons Finance Committee on the next federal budget

OTTAWA, Feb. 16, 2016 /CNW/ - To the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance, the Canadian Airports Council today spoke of changes to federal infrastructure funding criteria for six community...


Aug 24, 2015, 09:00 ET Inaugural Canadian Airports Safety Week Gets Underway at Two Dozen Airports

OTTAWA, Aug. 24, 2015 /CNW/ - As part of the first-ever Canadian Airports Safety Week, two dozen of Canada's airports are joining forces this week to strengthen awareness of healthy and safe work...


Jul 30, 2015, 21:00 ET Canada's Airports Welcome Further Expansion of China Transit Program to Five New Cities

OTTAWA, July 30, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Airports Council today welcomed further expansion of the China Transit Program (CTP) to eligible Chinese travellers with the addition of five new cities:...


May 19, 2015, 16:04 ET Canada's Airports Welcome Expansion of China Transit Program

OTTAWA, May 19, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Airports Council today welcomed the continued expansion of the China Transit Program (CTP) to eligible Chinese travellers with the addition of major transit...


Apr 23, 2015, 11:05 ET Canada's Airports Welcome New Tool for Low-Risk Travellers from Brazil, Mexico

Continued Government-Industry Cooperation Crucial to Successful eTA Implementation OTTAWA, April 23, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Airports Council (CAC) today welcomed positive developments in the...


Apr 17, 2015, 14:45 ET Ken Waschuk appointed new chair of Council of Chairs - Scott Clements joins Canadian Policy Board as regional director

OTTAWA, April 17, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Airports Council (CAC) today announced the board-level appointments of Ken Waschuk as the new chair of the Council of Chairs and Scott Clements, president...


Apr 17, 2015, 13:38 ET Ken Waschuk appointed new chair of Council of Chairs

Scott Clements joins Canadian Policy Board as regional director OTTAWA, April 17, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Airports Council (CAC) today announced the board-level appointments of Ken Waschuk as the...


Mar 26, 2015, 14:56 ET Canada's Airports Chart Course for the Future

Competitive service standards for passenger screening, reinvestment of taxes and fees back into aviation, among airport recommendations to government review of aviation policy VANCOUVER, March 26,...


Dec 17, 2014, 12:22 ET Canada's Airports and Air Carriers Welcome Moves to Improve Passenger Flow

OTTAWA, Dec. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Airports Council (CAC) and National Airlines Council of Canada (NACC) today welcomed the Government of Canada's initiatives to improve the smooth flow of...


Nov 22, 2014, 17:41 ET Canada's Aviation Sector Applauds Government Of Canada Decision To Lift Visa Requirements For Citizens Of Chile

OTTAWA, Nov. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - The National Airlines Council of Canada (NACC) and the Canadian Airports Council (CAC) welcome today's announcement by the Government of Canada to lift visa requirements ...


Jul 14, 2014, 16:50 ET Canada's Airports Disappointed with Ontario Move on Aviation

Let's start talking about ways to better harness the economic potential of aviation OTTAWA, July 14, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Airports Council today said it is disappointed with the Ontario...