Sunday, May 27, 2018

ALS Charity BBQ

ALS Charity BBQ

In support of John van Besouw

One of the wonderful things about working at YYC is the amazing extended family we come to know – Team YYC. When a member of that family hurts or struggles, we all do. 


Chachis Supports Spinal Muscular Atrophy Research

All sandwich proceeds will be donated on May 25

On Friday, May 25 proceeds from every Chachi’s sandwich sold will be donated to support treatments and find a cure for Spinal Muscular Atrohpy.

Travel Alberta Meets Summer Travelers

Travel Alberta Meets Summer Travelers

It’s that time of year again when the birds are chirping, the sun is beaming and tourism is booming. Summer is finally here and so are the Travel Alberta staff for the third year in a row!

Volunteer: Springbank Airport Open House

Volunteer: Springbank Airport Open House

We are looking for 6 members of Team YYC to volunteer for the Springbank Airport Business and Pilots Association at the Springbank Airport Open House on June 9.

Lets PULL together a team!

Lets PULL together a team!

We have the opportunity to raise money to helo fight unescessary blindness and have a whole lot of fun doing it! We need 20 people to join our Team YYC Plane Pull team, and one of those 20 people is YOU!



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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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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