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by bballah
Thu Feb 28, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Canadian Airports 2018 statistics
Replies: 223
Views: 35088

Re: Canadian Airports 2018 statistics

YYZ quietly put out their final numbers for 2018 today, just shy of 50 million.

http://westernaviationnews.com/2019/02/28/toronto-pearson-international-shatters-passenger-record/

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by bballah
Wed Feb 13, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Canadian Airports 2019 statistics
Replies: 130
Views: 17723

Re: Canadian Airports 2019 statistics

No new route announcements from Flair today, only the promise of "future growth" as they released their new livery.

[url]westernaviationnews.com/2019/02/13/flair-airlines-gets-a-makeover/[/url]

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by bballah
Thu Jan 31, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Toronto Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 247
Views: 35598

Re: Toronto Aviation Thread - 2019

The TSB made four recommendations at Toronto (two are essentially the same, aimed at Transport Canada and the FAA): - Controllers standardize phrasing so urgent messages get through to pilots - Change pilot procedures so landing checklists are not performed until the aircraft has left the active run...

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by bballah
Wed Jan 30, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Toronto Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 247
Views: 35598

Re: Toronto Aviation Thread - 2019

The Transportation Safety Board releases its special investigation into runway incursions at YYZ tomorrow at 10. It was started after a spike in incursions, particularly on the south end of the airport. There is some background information here: https://westernaviationnews.com/2019/01/22/torontos-ru...

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by bballah
Tue Jan 29, 2019 12:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Abbotsford International Airport opens terminal building expansion
Replies: 17
Views: 2506

YXX "third" runway for YVR region?

Steven Greenway of Swoop guarantees that Abbotsford will hit 1 million by October or November this year.

The mayor wants YXX to be considered instead of building a third parallel runway at YVR.

https://westernaviationnews.com/2019/01/28/abbotsford-vancouvers-third-runway/

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