Fredericton International Airport generates USD30m in GDP p/a

    Fredericton International Airport (New Brunswick) reported (15-May-2018) it supports 662 full time equivalent jobs and generates CAD38.8 million (USD30 million) in GDP p/a, according to its 2017 economic impact report. The airport handled 398,000 passengers in 2017, a 5.2% increase year-on-year. The result made Fredericton International Airport the fastest growing airport in Atlantic Canada for 2017. The airport attributed the growth to new service by Porter Airlines and “strong” traffic from Air CanadaWestJetSunwing and Air Transat. [more – original PR]