Air Canada rouge to Touch Down in Halifax This Summer

New Non-Stop Service to Calgary

Halifax, N.S. – Halifax Stanfield will soon have another connection to Western Canada. Air Canada announced today that its leisure airline rouge will begin new non-stop service to Calgary on May 1, 2015. More »

Flying Lobster Connect to Every Corner of the Globe from Halifax Stanfield

Live Lobster Exports to Asia Grow 428 per cent in Five Years

Halifax, N.S. – Tonnes of Nova Scotia seafood will be shipped overseas again this holiday season. Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA) announced today that numerous freighter aircraft will transport fresh lobster now through to December 28. More »

Airport Self-Service Baggage Drop Earns National Award

Halifax Stanfield International Airport has landed a significant national award for ingenuity.

The airport’s new self-service baggage drop was named last night (November 12) as one the nation’s most innovative technology achievements, by Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC). More »

Halifax Stanfield: Powerful Economic Engine, Ready for More

Airport Worth $1.29 Billion to Provincial Economy in 2013

Halifax, N.S. – Halifax Stanfield International Airport (HSIA) is a valuable provincial asset worth $1.29 billion to the Nova Scotia economy in 2013, according to the latest economic impact report, released today. This represents an additional $19 million in economic output over the previous year. More »

Halifax Stanfield Marks Sombre Anniversary

Crew Members Remembered; First Responders Commended

Halifax N.S. – Halifax Stanfield International Airport today marked events that took place ten years ago. On that fateful Thursday morning October 14, 2004, an MK Airlines Boeing 747-200F cargo jet, with seven crew members on board, went down during take-off. More »

WestJet Announces Daily Seasonal Service to Glasgow, Scotland

WestJet announced today that it will launch daily seasonal service to Glasgow, Scotland next summer.

The service will run from May 29, 2015 until October 23, 2015. The five hour 15 minute flight from Halifax to Glasgow will be on board a Boeing 737-700. More »

Subway Lands at Halifax Stanfield

Fresh Addition to Airport Restaurants

Halifax, N.S. – There’s a new restaurant at Halifax Stanfield International Airport. Subway opened this morning in the terminal building main lobby. Subway is a worldwide leader in fast, healthy food. Their easy-to-prepare sandwiches are made in front of the guest, to their liking. More »

Halifax Stanfield Commemorates September 11th

Halifax, N.S. – Thirteen years ago tomorrow, hundreds of Halifax Stanfield employees responded quickly, professionally and with great compassion to the tragic events of a day that changed world history.

“Though many years have passed since that fateful day, the memories of September 11, 2001, are still very vivid here at Halifax Stanfield,” says Joyce Carter, Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA) President & CEO. More »

Halifax Stanfield CEO to Speak at ACI-NA Annual Conference in Atlanta

Halifax, N.S. – Halifax International Airport Authority today announced that President & CEO Joyce Carter will be presenting at Airports Council International-North America’s (ACI-NA) annual conference, hosted at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia., September 7-10. More »

New Airport Gas Station

Airport Authority Responds to Petro-Canada Closure

Halifax, N.S.Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA) has taken steps to ensure the availability of gasoline on its site, after recent notification from the owners of the Petro-Canada outlet (Suncor Energy Inc.) that they will close the station at Halifax Stanfield on Tuesday, September 2, 2014. More »