Toronto Pearson Offers Luxury Duty Free Shopping

July 9, 2013 0

  The Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA) is working with travel retail partner Nuance to bring well-known luxury brands to passengers at Toronto Pearson International Airport. The companies say the expanded duty-free programme will offer […]


Morpho Detection Wins $100m CATSA Contract

April 11, 2013 0

Morpho Detection, Inc, has won a five-year standing order from the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA), valued at up to $100 million. The company will supply high-, medium- and low-speed and over-length explosives detection […]


New Restaurants at Toronto

March 13, 2013 0

Canada’s Toronto Pearson International Airport has welcomed Fetta Panini Bar and Heirloom Bakery Café in Terminal 1. The restaurants are the first of nine chef-driven concepts to be introduced at the airport as a result […]


Extended Runway Opens at Halifax Stanfield

January 24, 2013 0

The newly-extended main runway at Halifax Stanfield International Airport was officially opened on January 21, allowing Atlantic Canada to “embark on a new era in air service”, according to Airport Authority President & CEO Tom […]


Runway to Prosperity

January 23, 2013 0

Carroll McCormick finds out how a runway extension will make Erie International competitive with peer airports. On November 8, 2012, two years ahead of schedule and under budget, a 1,920ft (585m) runway extension was opened […]


Calgary: Towards 2015

January 23, 2013 0

Debbie Norton from the Napier Partnership looks at the baggage system chosen for Calgary’s International Facilities Project. Calgary International Airport in the province of Alberta, Canada, traces its roots back to 1914.  Situated in Bowness, […]

Air Cargo

Transport Canada Approves L-3 Equipment

January 9, 2013 0

L-3 Security & Detection Systems (SDS) announced today that three of its air cargo systems have been added to the Transport Canada Air Cargo Security Qualified Equipment & Services List, meaning that the company’s PX […]


Baggage Contract Signed at Vancouver

December 19, 2012 0

After a year of design and detailing, an official contract was signed between Vanderlande Industries and Vancouver Airport Authority on December 14.  The phased installation of the baggage handling system (BHS) will begin in January […]


Canada’s Greenest

November 6, 2012 0

Paolo Giannico visited Winnipeg, home of Canada’s ‘greenest’ terminal. Winnipeg’s James Armstrong Richardson International Airport (IATA: YWG) is home to Canada’s greenest terminal building.  The facility, which opened for business last year, represents a new […]