Yellowknife Airport evolution

Airports play a vital role in regional economic development by providing jobs, tax revenue and amenities. The Yellowknife Airport is a significant economic driver for the City of Yellowknife and the Northwest Territories as a whole.

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The Government of the Northwest Territories is proposing some changes to funding for the Yellowknife Airport that will make the Airport self-sustaining. These changes will create new opportunities to grow Northern economy, create jobs, and attract business and visitors.

Fore more information, please download the Backgrounder pdf document.

Also available for download are the Governance review of the Yellowknife AirportFinal Economic Impact of the Yellowknife Airport and the Governance and Revenue Generation PowerPoint.

Aeronautical Rates & Charges Review - Yellowknife Airport Report: This Aeronautical Rates and Charges Review provides a market comparison of the current aeronautical rates and charges at Yellowknife Airport with other selected comparable Airports.

Draft Business Plan for the Yellowknife Airport: Comments from the general public can be submitted via email at by October 15, 2016.