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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Airport Authority Reports Strong Financial & Operational Results in 2017

Halifax Stanfield Geared for Future Growth as a Gateway to Canada

Halifax, N.S. – At its annual public meeting today, Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA) reflected on 2017 as a year of significant accomplishments, with the airport well positioned for future growth in 2018 and beyond.

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Halifax Stanfield Once Again Rated Among Best Airports in the World

Halifax Stanfield has been recognized as Best International Airport 2018 – Eastern Canada by Aviation Week Network’s Air Transport World (ATW) for its 2018 Annual Industry Achievement Awards.

The ATW Airline Industry Achievement Awards are given to individuals and organizations that have distinguished themselves through outstanding performance, innovation, and superior service.

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