Friday, June 22, 2018

Big Bike is Back!

Big Bike is Back!

We're looking for 29 people to join our Big Bike team. The race will take place on July 25. Mark your calendars, recruit your fellow Team YYC members and get ready to pedal!

City Looks for Input on Future LRT to Airport

City Looks for Input on Future LRT to Airport

As the City looks to enhance access to YYC, an important employer and economic driver for Calgary, they are looking for the input from our Team YYC community as part of a Phase 1 consultation plan for what is known as the Airport Transit Study.

Mark your Calendars: A Summer of Team YYC Connections

Mark your Calendars: A Summer of Team YYC Connections

As we gear up for our busy summer season and Stampede festivities, we wanted to let you know about a few of the upcoming events where we can look forward to spending time with our fellow Team YYC.

White Hat Volunteer Services

White Hat Volunteer Services

In addition to our traditional White Hat Ceremony for guests, we have now formalized the Meet & Assist program for our guests travelling through YYC.


Coles Bookstore at YYC Closing

After a long tenure within the YYC community, Coles Bookstore has decided to close their location across from Pre-Board Screening C in the Domestic Terminal. 



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A Familiar Face - Heather Rutherford!

Meet Heather Rutherford! Heather is a Pre-Board Pal volunteer with her PALS Taz and Tomi!

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Lending a hand!

Stuff For Sale!

Soft Leather Seating
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We currently have 135 shops, restaurants, and services from which to choose

There is a moon rock inside SpacePort on the mezzanine level (seriously)

The Information Desk on Arrivals stores luggage

We have an on-site hotel: Delta Calgary Airport Hotel

There are seven car rental companies at YYC

Anyone can access the computers at the UPS store on Arrivals level for a small fee

YYC has 4,643 parking stalls

YYC’s total land area is 21.36 square kilometres

Agricultural land at YYC total 3.37 square kilometres

The Air Terminal Building Gross Floor Area (before IFP) is 142,398 square metres

YYC is Canada’s third busiest airport with 14.3 million passengers in 2013

17 kilometres separate Downtown Calgary and The Calgary International Airport

The City of Calgary is 1084 metres above sea level

Building excavation has been completed with 500,000 m3 of earth removed

85,000 tonnes of gravel has been placed for the base floor slabs

590 km of radiant tubing has been installed (95% of the total estimated 620 km

Over 6.9 million person hours worked by crews to date (October, 2014)

New IFP will add 22 new aircraft gates for International and U.S. destinations

IFP once completed will harvest 500,000 litres of rainwater to be used for flushing low-flow plumbing fixtures

IFP construction will divert 75% of waste from landfill

Includes geothermal ground source energy heating and cooling

New Baggage Handling System has the capacity to process 4,000 bags per hour

New Baggage Handling System conveyor line is a total of nine kilometres long

New Baggage Handling System consumes 60% less energy than a traditional conveyor system