Halifax Stanfield Responds to an Aircraft off the End of Runway 32 upon Landing

Airfield Closed until Further Notice

Halifax, N.S. – At 5:05 a.m. today, a Boeing 747-400 SkyLease cargo aircraft arriving from Chicago, Illinois, went off the end of Runway 32 upon its scheduled landing. Halifax Stanfield has activated its emergency plan and its well-trained and highly skilled emergency response team is responding to the incident along with local emergency responders including Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), Halifax Regional Police (HRP), Halifax Regional Fire & Emergency (HRFE), and Emergency Health Services (EHS). The aircraft was carrying five (5) crew members who have been removed from the aircraft and transported to hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

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Halifax Stanfield Celebrates Mi’kmaq History Month

A Partnership with the Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada & Nova Scotia Indigenous Enterprise Network

Halifax, N.S. – October is recognized as Mi’kmaq History Month in Nova Scotia, and 2018 marks the 25th anniversary of its proclamation in Nova Scotia. Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA) is pleased to partner with the Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada and the Nova Scotia Indigenous Enterprise Network to mark this important occasion.

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Cannabis Policy Set at Halifax Stanfield

Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA) has set cannabis consumption rules at Halifax Stanfield. Cannabis use is prohibited on airport property. This includes the areas outside the terminal building designated for tobacco smoking.

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Halifax Stanfield Continues to Reduce CO2 Emissions

Efforts Recognized with Level 2 Accreditation

Halifax, N.S. – Halifax Stanfield’s environmental sustainability efforts were recognized this week at the Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA) conference in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Halifax Stanfield to Receive CATSA Plus Screening Lines

Domestic & International Departing Passengers Asked to Arrive Early due to Ongoing Construction

Halifax, N.S. – As part of its Master Plan and to accommodate passenger growth, Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA) continues to renovate the airport to enhance security and improve the passenger experience at Halifax Stanfield.

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HIAA Continues to Develop Concessions Offerings

 Renovations Underway to Enhance the Passenger Experience

Halifax, N.S. – Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA) continues to develop its concessions offerings to improve the passenger experience at Halifax Stanfield.

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Halifax Stanfield’s Airside Construction Underway

Program entails airfield restoration, LED airfield lighting & Runway End Safety Area construction

Halifax, N.S. – Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA)’s 2018 airside construction program is well underway, and involves restoring specific areas of the airfield, implementing an LED airfield lighting program and constructing one Runway End Safety Area (RESA) at Halifax Stanfield International Airport.

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