Thursday, June 20, 2024

The future is bright for air cargo at Halifax Stanfield

While the past two years have created significant uncertainty for the aviation sector, air cargo activity increased at Halifax Stanfield in 2021 in comparison to 2020, and recovery is expected to continue as exports remain strong, new carriers enter the market, and the new Halifax Stanfield Air Cargo Logistics Park (ACLP) begins operation. “The COVID-19 […]

Marie Manning is HIAA’s new VP Business Development and COO

HIAA has announced that Marie Manning will be joining the executive team on April 14 as vice president business development and chief commercial officer. In the new position Marie will oversee commercial department, which manages air service development, cargo, real estate, airport experience, business development, corporate communications and marketing. “I’m excited to take on this […]

Halifax Stanfield geared for growth as a Canadian gateway

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. That was the message at a public meeting from HIAA president and CEO, Joyce Carter. She said: ““Last year was memorable for many reasons, with record-breaking cargo activity. In […]

Halifax Stanfield and Incheon expand sister airport agreement

Halifax Stanfield International Airport has celebrated six years of a ‘sister airport’ agreement with Incheon International Airport by further expanding the deal. Since initially starting the agreement in 2010, cargo exports have been a major focus area, with live lobster exports to Asia doubling between 2010 and 2015. Halifax says the value of live lobster […]