The excitement and emotions that build upon arrival at a new destination reaches even greater heights for a newcomer arriving in a new country for the first time. Halifax Stanfield is often the setting for this important milestone and the Airport has an established welcoming program in place in partnership with local immigration organizations.Read More
Winter has over stayed its welcome in Nova Scotia and heading to a sunny destination can help combat the winter blues.Read More
Halifax, N.S. – Halifax Stanfield continued to experience steady growth in 2018, achieving a new record of 4,316,079 passengers served. This is an increase of 5.7 per cent over the previous year of 4,083,188 passengers served, which was the first time the airport surpassed the 4 million passenger milestone.Read More
Halifax, N.S. – Joyce Carter, President & CEO of Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA), has been named the 2019 winner in the Business Leader of the Year category at the Halifax Business Awards, an event put on by the Halifax Chamber of Commerce.Read More
United Airlines Announces Nonstop Service to Chicago
Halifax, N.S. – United Airlines today announced a new nonstop service to Chicago O’Hare, adding to the growing list of US destinations from Halifax Stanfield that Atlantic Canadians can benefit from in 2019 and beyond.Read More
Reintroduces Seasonal Service to Philadelphia & Announces New Seasonal Service to New York LaGuardia
Halifax, N.S. – Next year, travellers from Halifax Stanfield International Airport can once again take to the skies on American Airlines.Read More
Halifax, N.S. – Halifax Stanfield is preparing for the hustle and bustle of the holidays.
The holiday season is one of the busiest travel times of the year at Halifax Stanfield, with both departing and arriving passengers as well as the many people who come to Halifax Stanfield to meet and greet. We expect a higher volume of traffic from December 19 to 24 and again from December 26 to January 7, with between 4,000-5,000 originating passengers departing Halifax each day during these busy holiday periods.Read More
Roads Recognize Historically Significant Contributions of Major Walter Peters and Mabel Hubbard Bell
Halifax, N.S. – Halifax Stanfield is pleased to announce that Major Walter Peters and Mabel Hubbard Bell have roadways named after them at Halifax Stanfield, a milestone which was officially recognized earlier today at a reception and ribbon cutting ceremony. These individuals were chosen due to their historical significance and meaningful contributions to both Nova Scotia and aviation.Read More
Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA) is extremely pleased that the Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, today announced an investment for the development of the Halifax Stanfield Air Cargo Logistics Park.Read More
Airfield Reopened but Flight Schedules Continue to be Significantly Impacted
Notice to media: please take note of two clarifications made to initial release:
- Runway 14/32 impacted. The aircraft landed on Runway 14 and is off the end of this runway (which is also the approach to Runway 32).
- Number of crew on board was four (4) not five (5) as initially reported.