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Registration is open for the very first YFC Runway Run!

For the first time ever, this spring runners will have the chance to take off on the Fredericton International Airport runways… on foot! On May 23, 2015, up to 300…

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Fredericton Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament

We had a great time at the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce Golf tournament yesterday. Golfers got to test their piloting skills with our new #FlyYFC aircraft and enjoy a delicious…

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Scott & Brandon after the Ice Bucket Challenge

ALS #IceBucketChallenge

Two of the FIAA’s Airport Operations Specialists (AOS) were nominated to take part in the Ice Bucket Challenge – an initiative that’s gone viral on social media, and aims to…

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Win a night on the town during Harvest!

The Prize How to enter Our winners The Prize YFC is sponsoring Ross Neilsen’s Blues by Invitation at the Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival this year, and we want to…

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Megan Stewart playing the bagpipes at the Fredericton International Airport

New Brunswick Highland Games … at the airport

When you step off an airplane, is this what you’re expecting to see? On July 25, that’s exactly what happened at the Fredericton International Airport! In honour of the New Brunswick…

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4 a.m. is a beautiful time at the Fredericton International Airport

We recently invited local photographers Bang-On Photography to come take some shots of the airport, and boy did they deliver! They arrived at 4 a.m. because the busiest part of…

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Win a new camera with the YFC Selfie contest

Your selfie taken at the Fredericton International Airport could win you a new camera! We want to celebrate our travellers, and we also want to help our friends at Ability…

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Touch a Truck Logo

YFC headed to Fredericton’s “Touch a Truck” May 25

The Fredericton International Airport Authority is excited to be a part of Touch a Truck again this year! This event is always popular, and in addition to sponsoring a class…

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Lester re-paints the runway lines at the Fredericton International Airport

Signs of Spring: Runway Maintenance

Did you know that every single line on both of our runways gets a fresh coat of paint every spring? The center lines get an extra coat in the fall,…

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Walking under an airplane: Practical AOS training

It’s not often you get a chance to walk around underneath a commercial aircraft. Or any aircraft, for that matter. So when Rick Tompkins, one of our AOS’s (Airport Operations…

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