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September 15, 2016 | General

(Edmonton, AB) — Edmonton International Airport (EIA) and regional first responders are jointly conducting an emergency training exercise today from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. The training will simulate an aircraft emergency at EIA, including significant emergency services activity, smoke and loud noises as part of the exercise. Normal airport operations will not be impacted. 

The exercise will enable Edmonton Airports, RCMP, Leduc County and Alberta Health Services first responders to practice emergency procedures. For more information call 780-884-2966.