TORONTO, Nov. 16, 2022 /CNW/ – Deborah Flint, President and CEO of the Better Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA); the Honourable Omar Alghabra, Canada’s Minister of Transport; native elected officers; and representatives of Dufferin Development and Avia NG will take part in a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the finished rehabilitation of east/west Runway 06L/24R, one of many largest runway rehabilitation tasks within the airport’s historical past.

Media are invited to Toronto Pearson for remarks from Minister Alghabra and Deborah Flint, a brief query interval, a ribbon-cutting and a chance to seize b-roll of the newly re-opened Runway 06L/24R.

Runway 06L/24R is Pearson’s second-busiest runway, and the 2022 rehabilitation mission, which started in April of this yr and was partially funded by the federal authorities’s Airport Important Infrastructure Program, was accomplished on time and on finances.


Monday, November 21, 2022


8:30 am to 10:00 am (occasion begins at 9:00 am)


Toronto Pearson’s Airfield Upkeep Facility (see pink location marker on map)

3045 Electra Ct, Mississauga, ON L5P 1B2 (subsequent to the GTAA Administration Constructing)


Thursday, November 17, 2022 by 4:00 pm 


*Please be aware that to make sure the correct safety clearances are obtained, RSVPs by the day and time indicated above are enormously appreciated. When RSVPing, please reply with the total identify of the person(s) attending and be aware that on the day, every attendee should convey a sound piece of government-issued image ID.

Toronto Pearson hosts ribbon reducing ceremony for one of many largest runway rehabilitation tasks within the airport’s historical past (CNW Group/Better Toronto Airports Authority)

In regards to the Better Toronto Airports Authority

The Better Toronto Airports Authority is the operator of Toronto – Lester B. Pearson Worldwide Airport, Canada’s largest airport and an important connector of individuals, companies and items. Toronto Pearson has been named “Greatest Massive Airport in North America serving greater than 40 million passengers” for 5 years in a row by Airports Council Worldwide (ACI), the worldwide commerce consultant of the world’s airports. In recognition of its Wholesome Airport program, ACI additionally awarded Toronto Pearson the “Greatest hygiene measures in North America” award two years in a row, and Toronto Pearson was the primary Canadian airport to obtain ACI’s international well being accreditation for its response to COVID-19.

For extra info, please go to Toronto Pearson on Twitter (English and French), Fb or Instagram.

GTAA logo (CNW Group/Greater Toronto Airports Authority)

GTAA emblem (CNW Group/Better Toronto Airports Authority)

SOURCE Better Toronto Airports Authority



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