Greater Sudbury Airport expands againAfter a $3.3-million land development
project was completed at the Greater Sudbury Airport last year, the
facility is a hive of activity again, this time playing host to a
$25-million hangar expansion by the Ministry of Natural Resources
(MNR), which will have a lasting impact on the airport.Expected to take up to two years, the
project will involve the renovation of the MNR’s Forest Fire
Management Centre, which serves as the hub for coordinating emergency
response and forest fire suppr...
Greater Sudbury Airport is building a
hangar for Discovery Air with the aid of $1 million from the Northern
Ontario Heritage Fund.
Sudbury MPP Rick Bartolucci made the
announcement on Dec. 6.The airport's development corporation
is constructing a 30,000-square-foot hangar to enable the air ca...
The unions at the Ontario Northland
Transportation Commission (ONTC) say they've won a small victory in
being asked to participate in the provincial process to determine the
future of the Crown-owned agency.“It's great news,” said Brian
Kelly, spokesman for the General Chairperson's Association...
Five people were killed in a plane
crash near Red Lake, Ontario, on Sunday, Nov. 10.According to reports from the Ontario
Provincial Police, a Bearskin Airlines twin engine turbo prop crashed
near the Red Lake airport at 6:30 p.m. local time.
Police confirmed the five deceased
included two pi...
Advocates of passenger rail service in
Northern Ontario have stepped up their lobby efforts with the
formation of the Northern and Eastern Ontario Rail Network (NEORN).Launched in August, NEORN—which is
part of Transport Action Ontario—will act as an umbrella group for
organizations spanning th...