Halifax Stanfield Attracts Additional Cargo Flights to China

Local Companies First Catch and Gateway Cooperating with SkyLease Cargo

 Halifax, N.S. – Halifax Stanfield has recently realized additional cargo flights to China as a result of continued demand for Nova Scotia’s premium seafood in Asia. More »

2017: A Record-Breaking Year for Halifax Stanfield

An Economic Engine Worth More Than $3 Billion to the Nova Scotia Economy

Halifax, N.S. – Halifax Stanfield is contributing more than ever to Nova Scotia.

We’re helping build the economy: contributing more than $3 billion to the provincial economy in 2017, a 7.2 per cent increase from 2016. More »

Standard & Poor’s Upgrades Airport Authority Credit Rating to AA-

Halifax, N.S. – Following its annual review, Standard & Poor’s Financial Services (S&P) has strengthened HIAA’s credit rating to AA-, an upgrade from its longstanding rating of A+. S&P, the world’s foremost provider of independent credit ratings, indicated its outlook on Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA) is stable. More »

Nursing Room Available at Halifax Stanfield

Halifax, N.S. – Halifax Stanfield is pleased to provide a Nursing Room in the terminal for mothers who are seeking a more private and comfortable option while breastfeeding. More »

Halifax Stanfield Welcomes Ultra Low-Cost Carrier Swoop

Halifax, N.S. –Yesterday, Halifax Stanfield celebrated Swoop’s debut, with the airline’s inaugural flight to John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport (YHM). Swoop is an ultra low-cost Canadian (ULCC) carrier, owned by WestJet, flying Boeing 737-800 aircraft with 189 seats and attractive one-way fares starting at $99. More »

Now Arriving at the Airport: Library Kiosks

Halifax Public Libraries and Halifax Stanfield Unveil New Book Kiosks

Halifax, N.S. – Books now boarding! A new partnership is taking Halifax Public Libraries to unexpected places—Halifax Stanfield International Airport. Starting June 20, two library kiosks are bringing the Library’s collection to travelers, local residents, and airport staff. More »

Cargojet & Cologne Bonn Airport Play Crucial Role in Exporting Nova Scotia Products from Atlantic Canada to Europe

Halifax, N.S. – As part of a trade mission to Europe led by the Honourable Stephen McNeil, Premier of Nova Scotia, Halifax International Airport Authority officials were pleased to join representatives of Cargojet Airways in Germany yesterday to recognize the important role the air cargo airline and the airport of Cologne Bonn play in facilitating exports from the Atlantic region to Europe and beyond. More »

Halifax International Airport Authority and Destination Canada Sign Partnership Agreement

Integrated Marketing Campaign to Promote Tourism from France Signed During
Rendez-vous Canada Event

Halifax, N.S. – Today, Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA)and Destination Canada signed a marketing partnership agreement during the annual Rendez-vous Canada travel trade show, being held this week at the new Halifax Convention Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The objective More »

Airport CEO Makes Top 50 List

Halifax, N.S. – Joyce Carter, President & CEO of Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA), has been named one of Atlantic Canada’s Top 50 CEOs for the second year in a row by Atlantic Business Magazine. More »