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April 17, 2024 | Blog

Volunteer celebrates 30 years helping passengers at YEG

Français Dedicated volunteer spends the past 30 years giving her time to help passengers at Edmonton International Airport (YEG) Elke Valentin has volunteered over 6,200 hours helping tens of thousands of people find their way at Edmonton International Airport (YEG)....

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February 20, 2024 | Blog

Waiting for a flight? YEG gives out free short stories!

Lauren Hunter, afternoon radio show host on Sonic 102.9, found the Short Story Dispenser on her recent travels through YEG! Français What will you do at the airport while you wait for your flight? Imagine the adventure you can have...

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YEG at COP 28 Key Takeaways
January 30, 2024 | Blog

YEG at COP28: Collaboration is key to Canada’s sustainable aviation landscape

Français Collaboration is key to Canada’s sustainable aviation landscape Key takeaways from Canada’s only airport at COP28 includes becoming a partner in establishing international green shipping corridors Edmonton International Airport (YEG) joined world leaders and delegates from 200 nations at...

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Photo of snow clearing during winter storm with planes in background at Edmonton International Airport.
January 25, 2024 | Blog

Edmonton International Airport fearlessly faces conditions colder than Antarctica

Français YEG fearlessly faces conditions colder than Antarctica How Canada’s northernmost major airport stays open in extreme winter weather, including temperatures recently plunging below -45 degrees Celsius  When it comes to extreme winter weather, Edmonton International Airport (YEG) has seen...

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YEG Team group photo at Edmonton Tourism Awards
June 5, 2023 | Blog

YEG Wins Edmonton Tourism Award for Being a Great Place to Work

The YEG Team was pleased to accept the Edmonton Tourism Award for being a Great Place to Work on June 2, 2023 Français Edmonton International Airport (YEG) wins ‘Great Place to Work’ award in recognition for exceptional contributions to Edmonton’s...

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New 40-Foot-Tall Wolverine Statue
April 1, 2023 | Blog

New 140-Foot-Tall Wolverine Statue

Français YEG Airport Unveils Unique 140-Foot-Tall Wolverine Statue Made of Locally-Grown Hemp and the World’s Largest Apiary EDMONTON, AB – YEG proudly announces the newest addition to its collection of public art installations: a magnificent 140-foot-tall Wolverine statue! This stunning...

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22 in Review
February 2, 2023 | Blog

Top 22 of ‘22

Top 22 of ‘22 – A Visual Journey of the Past Year at Edmonton International Airport (YEG)  Français

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Cargo Sustainability Award
November 17, 2022 | Blog

YEG Receives Global Recognition for Air Cargo Sustainability

Français YEG’s Airport City Sustainability Campus Receives Two International Awards for Greening the Future of Air Cargo Edmonton International Airport (YEG) is being recognized on the global stage, winning two prestigious awards for our leadership in sustainability. In early November,...

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YEG Airport Cargo Apron
November 2, 2022 | Blog

More planes. More cargo.

Français YEG completes 47,000 square meter expansion to cargo apron. Construction on the new 47,000 m2 cargo apron expansion at Edmonton International Airport (YEG) finished at the end of September. The expanded cargo area is equivalent to five-and-a-half CFL football...

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Photo of the YEG tower
September 12, 2022 | Blog

YEG Celebrates Canadian Airports Safety Week 2022

Français YEG Celebrates Canadian Airports Safety Week 2022 Edmonton International Airport (YEG) is once again celebrating Canadian Airports Safety Week. From September 12-16, this airport-led initiative promotes healthy and safe work practices amongst airport employees, partners and tenants on the...

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