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WestJet announces new flights between Calgary and Fredericton

WestJet announced new flights to Calgary from the Fredericton International Airport (YFC) today. These seasonal non-stop flights will begin June 20, 2024 operating twice-weekly until October 28, 2024. The news…

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Traffic at YFC increases 25 per cent in 2023, outlook for 2024 even stronger

2023 was a year of growth for the Fredericton International Airport (YFC), and the growth is expected to continue through 2024. A total of 333,813 passengers travelled through YFC in…

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FIAA Manager of Public Relations and Marketing Kate O'Rourke, Communications Assistant Emma McCluskey, Director of the Fredericton Airport Julia Stewart and FIAA CEO Johanne Gallant, all smile in front of the Flybrary.

Reading on the FLY

The YFC Flybrary is back at the Fredericton International Airport! First launched in 2019, the program was paused due to COVID-19 and the construction of the new terminal building. This…

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Porter Airlines Increases Flights from Fredericton in Summer 2024

Porter Airlines has announced it’s doubling its daily flight from the Fredericton International Airport (YFC) to Ottawa next summer. “We are extremely pleased to see Porter respond to the strong…

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Growth at the Fredericton International Airport Fueled by Region’s Strong Demand for Travel

Demand for flights at the Fredericton International Airport (YFC) continues to be strong as capacity grows to 92% of pre-pandemic levels this summer with larger aircraft and new routes taking…

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Firefighter working at the Fredericton International Airport's Emergency Exercises

Emergency exercise to be held at the Fredericton International Airport

The Fredericton International Airport Authority (FIAA) will conduct an emergency preparedness exercise in cooperation with airport tenants and emergency response agencies on October 19, 2022. The exercise will be held…

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Woman enjoys a coffee in the Fredericton International Airport

Travel measures related to COVID-19 removed for all travellers beginning October 1

The Government of Canada has announced that beginning October 1, it will remove COVID-19 related travel measures. This means: masks will be optional proof of vaccination will not be required…

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Non-stop flight from Fredericton to downtown Toronto launches on Porter Airlines

A new daily flight launches today, bringing travellers non-stop from the Fredericton International Airport (YFC) to Billy Bishop Airport (YTZ) in downtown Toronto on Porter Airlines. This new service complements…

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Porter Airlines announces non-stop flight from Fredericton to Toronto’s Billy Bishop Airport

Travellers will soon be able to fly non-stop from the Fredericton International Airport (YFC) to Billy Bishop Airport (YTZ) in downtown Toronto. Porter Airlines announced today that the new daily…

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Travellers arriving at the Fredericton International AIrport

New terminal, new airline, and new routes at the Fredericton International Airport in 2021 despite continued impact of pandemic travel restrictions

COVID-19 travel restrictions continued to hamper travel in 2021, with 100,844 passengers travelling through the Fredericton International Airport (YFC)—a 75% drop in traffic compared to pre-pandemic activity. Despite the ongoing…

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