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Airport Master Plan Released

Skyxe Saskatoon Airport (Skyxe) is pleased to release its Airport Master Plan which provides high-level and long term development plans that reach out...

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Saskatoon Airport Authority Announces New Chair, Vice Chair & Board Member

Saskatoon, SK, May 2, 2018: Today, Saskatoon Airport Authority welcomes James Kerby as the new Chair of the Board of Directors, along with Merin Coutt...

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Air Canada to Open Maple Leaf Lounge at Saskatoon's John G. Diefenbaker International Airport this Fall

MONTREAL, May 1, 2018 – Air Canada today announced it will open a Maple Leaf Lounge at Saskatoon’s John G. Diefenbaker International Airpo...

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SKYXE BEGINS GROUNDSIDE CONSTRUCTION PROJECT

Saskatoon, SK, March 5, 2018: Following the 2015 air terminal expansion, Skyxe Saskatoon Airport (Skyxe) continues to enhance its world-class air trav...

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ANOTHER YEAR OF GROWTH AT SKYXE SASKATOON AIRPORT

Saskatoon, SK, January 24, 2018: 2017 was the second highest year ever for passengers at Skyxe Saskatoon Airport. With 1,462,751 passengers coming thr...

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SKYXE CELEBRATES NEW RENOVATIONS

Saskatoon, SK, January 15, 2018: Skyxe Saskatoon Airport (Skyxe) opens its doors to the public tomorrow during a grand re-opening celebration of its n...

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Canadian Airports Safety Week

Today Skyxe Saskatoon Airport, along with 29 airports across Canada, have kicked off Canadian Airports Safety Week, an airport-led initiative to promo...

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Skyxe Hosts Master Plan Community Consultation

Skyxe Saskatoon Airport is in the process of developing an Airport Master Plan to provide a long-term development vision to match the forecast growth ...

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Skyxe Receives Saskatchewan Tourism Award of Excellence

Skyxe is proud to announce that it has been awarded the 2016 Saskatchewan Tourism Award of Excellence in the category of Service Excellence. &ldquo...

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Saskatoon Named Best Airport in North America

Skyxe Saskatoon Airport is proud to announce that it has been awarded the Airport Council International (ACI)’s award for the Best Airport in No...

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Skyxe Among Saskatchewan Tourism Awards of Excellence Finalists

Skyxe has been named among the finalists for the Saskatchewan Tourism Awards of Excellence for 2016. Tourism Saskatchewan announced the list of finali...

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New Brand Name at the Saskatoon Airport!

The Saskatoon Airport is proud to announce its new brand, Skyxe (pronounced sky-ex-ee). While the legal entity name will remain Saskatoon Airport Authority, the airport operator will be known as Skyxe.

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YXE excited to welcome NewLeaf to Saskatoon ... Again!

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Saskatoon Airport Community Consultation

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Saskatoon Airport Community Consultation

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YXE's Quality of Service is Leading the Country

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Canadian airports launch first-ever Canadian Airports Safety Week

Canadian airports launch first-ever Canadian Airports Safety Week August 24, 2015 (Saskatoon, SK) - Today Saskatoon International Airport, along wit...

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Additional Air Service for YXE

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New Board Member Announced

The Saskatoon Airport Authority (SAA) has announced the nomination  of Mr. Bob Korol to its Board of Directors. The nomination was made public b...

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Therapy Dog Program Launched at YXE!

THERAPY DOG PROGRAM LAUNCHED AT YXE AIRPORT    Saskatoon, SK: Friday the 13th seems like a perfect day for the Saskatoon Airport  ...

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United Airlines Withdrawls Denver, Colorado Service

January 20, 2015 For immediate release:   United Airlines Withdraws Denver Service United Airlines has notified the Saskatoon Airport Author...

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Building Better Roads: Airport Drive Construction

News Release For Immediate Release: Thursday, August 14, 2014 TU14-363 ROAD IMPROVEMENTS TO EASE CONGESTION AT SASKATOON’S AIRPORT The ...

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Airports Welcome William A. Restall to CATSA Board

For Immediate Release Canada’s Airports Welcome William A. Restall to CATSA Board Former airport chief executive joins federal agency b...

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PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: AUTO PHONE SCAM

Saskatoon, SK. May 30, 2014– We have been made aware there is an autodial phone scam claiming to be working for the Saskatoon Airport. Be advi...

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YXE REPORTS ANOTHER YEAR OF RECORD PASSENGER TRAFFIC

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AIRCRAFT INCIDENT AT SASKATOON AIRPORT

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ICE at the Saskatoon Airport

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Saskatoon Airport Announces New Board Member

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Saskatoon Airport Authority Names New CEO

Saskatoon, SK: Following a comprehensive national search, the Saskatoon Airport Authority Board of Directors has appointed Stephen Maybury as its ne...

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Terminal Expansion Receives Final Approval

Saskatoon, SK: The Saskatoon Airport Authority (SAA) Board of Directors has given formal approval to the Airport Terminal Expansion project following...

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Business Booming at the Saskatoon Airport

Saskatoon, SK: 2009 employment created by the Airport was the equivalent of 5029 jobs representing 4.8 % of the total Saskatoon GDP according to a rec...

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Saskatoon Airport Applauds City Transit Route Changes

Saskatoon, SK: Getting to the Airport just got a whole lot easier with route changes announced by the City Transit Service. Effective September 5, th...

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Full Body Scanner Imaging in place at Saskatoon John G. Diefenbaker Airport

Saskatoon, SK: The Saskatoon Airport is one of select Canadian airports chosen by the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) to use the ne...

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March Continues Growth Trend

Saskatoon, SK: Air Travel in Saskatoon for the month of March and the 1st quarter of 2010 continue to set new records. March traffic at the airport g...

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February Passenger Volumes Sets Another Record Month

Saskatoon, SK: 2010 started out with a record month for passenger traffic at the Saskatoon Airport in January and that trend continued into February w...

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Pre-Board Passenger Screening Ready for Busy Winter Charter Season

Saskatoon, SK: Renovations to integrate a fourth line for pre-board screening at the Saskatoon Airport have been completed in time for a busy winter c...

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Saskatoon Airport Opens Cell Phone "Park & Wait" Lot

Saskatoon, SK: Picking up arriving passengers at the John G. Diefenbaker Airport in Saskatoon just got easier with the opening of a new Cell Phone &ld...

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Construction Underway for Expanded Pre-Board Passenger Screening Capacity

Saskatoon, SK: Construction is underway at the Saskatoon Airport to accommodate a fourth lane at pre-board screening. The increased in air traffic the...

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Saskatoon Airport Authority Awards Taxicab Service

Saskatoon, SK: Saskatoon Airport Authority (SAA) announced today it has awarded the 10 year contract for Taxicab and Airporter Service for the Saskato...

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Saskatoon Airport Authority Announces New Board Chairman

Retiring Board Member Saskatoon Airport Authority announced the retirement of the Chair of its Board of Directors - Mr. Patrick Pitka. Mr. Pitka has...

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Saskatoon Airport Authority Travel Advisory

Saskatoon, SK: Saskatoon Airport Authority (SAA) is advising travelers to allow extra time for departing flights both during Christmas and throughout ...

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WestJet Saskatoon is off to Vegas

Saskatoon is off to Vegas, baby! WestJet commences Saskatoon non-stop service to Las Vegas CALGARY, Alberta. September 10, 2008. WestJet today comme...

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United Airlines Service Inaugural Flight

For Immediate Release: September 2, 2008 SASKATOON JOHN G. DIEFENBAKER INTERNATIONAL WELCOMES INAUGURAL FLIGHT OF UNITED AIRLINES TWICE DAILY SASKATO...

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