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Arrive Early for Early Morning Flights

May 31, 2017 - Due to a higher than expected volume, passengers traveling in the mornings are advised to arrive ... [ View Story ]


$5000 raised for Cystic Fibrosis - PEI Chapter

May 30, 2017 - Braving gusting winds and cool temperatures, over 300 participants... [ View Story ]



Celebration & Growth at Airport

May 9, 2017 - Charlottetown Airport Authority reflected on 2016 as a record setting year... [ View Story ]


Sunwing Announces New Service to Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

May 3, 2017 - On February 12, 2018, Sunwing will commence a new flight service from Charlottetown... [ View Story ]



5th Annual flypei Runway Run in support of Cystic Fibrosis - PEI Chapter

May 1, 2017 - Sign up is now underway for our 5th Annual flypei Runway Run. ... [ View Story ]


Charlottetown Airport breaks all-time passenger record in 2016

January 12, 2017 - Charlottetown Airport is reporting a 12 per cent increase in passenger traffic in 2016 over 2015... [ View Story ]



Airport unveils new art installation featuring travellers’ photos

November 10, 2016 - The Just Go Traveller Photo Wall includes 100 photos from nearly 30 countries ... [ View Story ]


Traffic Soaring High at Charlottetown Airport

October 11, 2016 - Year-to-date, airport traffic is up 14 per cent to the end of September compared to the same period ... [ View Story ]


Arrive Early for Early Morning Flights

August 29, 2016 - As the summer peak travel season comes to an end, Airport reminds passengers to arrive early... [ View Story ]



Calling all Travellers!

August 10, 2016 - We are looking for photos that capture the energy, wonder, excitement and adventure of travelling... [ View Story ]


Charlottetown Airport has $114-million impact on Island economy

May 10, 2016 - A recent economic impact analysis done on Charlottetown Airport shows a $114-million... [ View Story ]



Charlottetown Airport passenger numbers holding strong

January 21, 2016 - Continued growth expected in 2016... [ View Story ]


Airport celebrates inaugural flight from PEI to Orlando

December 18, 2015 - Charlottetown Airport is celebrating today as WestJet launches non-stop weekly service... [ View Story ]


Air Canada’s rouge takes off in PEI

December 2, 2015 - Air Canada announced today that rouge will begin flying non-stop from Charlottetown to Toronto ... [ View Story ]


Airport Awarded a 70th Anniversary Dutch-Canadian Friendship Tulip Garden

November 17, 2015 - Celebrating the first Dutch Gift of tulips to Canadians... [ View Story ]


Charlottetown Airport’s winter seat capacity increases 33%

November 2, 2015 - Extra capacity and schedule changes good news for air travellers... [ View Story ]



Canadian airports launch first-ever Canadian Airports Safety Week

August 19, 2015 - Canadian Airports kick-off Safety Week, a new initiative to promote healthy and safe work practices... [ View Story ]


Airport Home to Various Canadian Military Aircraft This Week

August 17, 2015 - The Royal Canadian Air Force's Snowbirds and two CF-18’s will be using the Charlottetown Airport ... [ View Story ]


Summer E-Traveller

July 22, 2015 - In This Issue: WestJet Announces Service from Charlottetown, PEI to Orlando, Florida... [ View Story ]


WestJet announces service from Charlottetown to Orlando

July 20, 2015 - Winter schedule release also includes enhancements to domestic schedule... [ View Story ]


Airport Reminding Passengers to Arrive Early

July 6, 2015 - Charlottetown Airport Authority is reminding passengers to allow extra time at the airport for early... [ View Story ]


Summer Travel Notice

June 10, 2015 - Passengers should allow for extra time at the airport in the early evening departures.... [ View Story ]


Airport surpasses the 300,000 passenger mark in 2014

May 12, 2015 - Charlottetown Airport had a record-breaking year with over 317,000 enplaned and deplaned passengers.... [ View Story ]


Registration Is Open - flypei Runway Run

April 10, 2015 - On May 16th join us for the 3rd annual flypei Runway Run in support of Habitat for Humanity PEI.... [ View Story ]


YYG's Winter Warriors

April 5, 2015 - This is the second highest snowfall amount in Charlottetown's history with 528.5cm ... [ View Story ]



Seafood Exporting Capabilities Increasing at Charlottetown Airport

March 17, 2015 - Airport taking steps to enhance its role as the gateway to the world for PEI's seafood products... [ View Story ]



Travel Stories aim to inspire Islanders to see the world

March 12, 2015 - Islanders have shared their personal travel stories and highlighted their most memorable experiences... [ View Story ]


Sunwing announces new service to Holguin Cuba

February 12, 2015 - On February 17, Sunwing will commence a new flight service from Charlottetown to Holguin, Cuba... [ View Story ]



Record breaking traffic in 2014

January 15, 2015 - Charlottetown Airport announced today that passenger traffic in 2014 was up 7.3% compared to 2013.... [ View Story ]



Charlottetown Airport Traffic Takes Off

July 14, 2014 - Passenger traffic for the second quarter was up 6.3% over the same period in 2013... [ View Story ]


Air Canada Increases Summer Capacity to Charlottetown

May 28, 2014 - Air Canada adds 100 more seats each way per day in Charlottetown in July and August... [ View Story ]


Airport well positioned to support economic development

May 6, 2014 - Our Airport supporting economic development in PEI was the keynote theme today at the AGM today.... [ View Story ]



Welcoming ECMW Delegates in PEI Style!

April 2, 2014 - Passengers arriving at Charlottetown Airport this morning were greeted with an East Coast Shuck In ... [ View Story ]


Airport traffic in 2013 matches record year in 2012

February 27, 2014 - 2013 Passengers Results & 2014 Schedule Highlights... [ View Story ]


Save the Date!

February 12, 2014 - Lace up for a great cause and take off on our runway! flypei 5km Runway Run is Saturday, May 31st. ... [ View Story ]


WestJet to Increase Capacity in Charlottetown

January 24, 2014 - WestJet is increasing the size of the plane on its second daily route this summer.... [ View Story ]


                     

Win a trip for 2 to Cuba at PEI 2014 NYE Outdoor Celebrations

December 20, 2013 - Attend PEI 2014 NYE outdoor celebrations for a chance to win an all inclusive trip for 2 to Cuba!... [ View Story ]


Airport Features Artwork from Local Artists

November 6, 2013 - Island artists chosen to feature new works of art in airport terminal... [ View Story ]



Charlottetown Airport announces traffic numbers for busy tourism season

October 31, 2013 - Airport reports record traffic for 3rd quarter... [ View Story ]


Charlottetown Airport Planning Emergency Excercise

October 21, 2013 - Airport Authority will be hosting an emergency exercise one evening during the month of October.... [ View Story ]


 

Fall E-Traveller

October 11, 2013 - In This Issue: Welcoming Air Travellers with PEI Oysters. Win a Trip to California with Air... [ View Story ]


 

Over $6,000 raised for Habitat for Humanity

July 15, 2013 - Braving gusting winds and rain, over 300 participants turned out on June 8 to walk or run ... [ View Story ]