More Alberta firefighters heading to Australia to help battle wildfires

January 6 2020 9:05am More Canadians are being deployed to Australia to help battle the wildfires in that country, including crews from Alberta. Kendra Slugoski has more from the Edmonton International Airport. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id =…

Friday is Edmonton International Airport’s busiest travel day of the year

Posted December 20, 2019 1:18 pm Updated December 20, 2019 1:20 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Friday, Dec. 20 is forecast to be the busiest day of the year at…

Airport security agents’ union responds to Global News investigation about screening complaints

The union representing airport security agents said their job is “thankless” and re-emphasized that the number of complaints made against agents in Edmonton is minute. Christopher Monette, director of public affairs with Teamsters Canada, spoke in response to a Global…

Global News Investigates: Agent behaviour, wait times dominate screening complaints at Edmonton airport

The behaviour of airport security agents – such as aggressive agents yelling at passengers, intimidating passengers with potential police involvement and threatening passengers with being able to make their flight – and long wait times make up more than half…

CATSA app helps holiday air travellers ‘Breeze Through Security’

A lot of air travel happens over the holiday season and the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority is hoping to make the process a little smoother with an app. It’s called CATSA -Breeze Through Security and is available for both…

Direct flight to Frankfurt, Germany coming to Edmonton next summer

Another non-stop flight to Europe is being added to the summer schedule at the Edmonton International Airport. The new flight to Frankfurt, Germany with Condor Airlines will begin June 1, 2020 and will operate twice a week — Mondays and…

Drone delivery coming to Edmonton International Airport

Posted October 29, 2019 1:29 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Edmonton International Airport has penned a deal to work with a company that uses drones to deliver. Drone Delivery Canada…