Airport upgrades aim to improve traveler experience

Posted on Monday, June 24th, 2019

Washrooms, parking and water services are receiving upgrades at the Lethbridge Airport. City Council voted to approve funding to immediately upgrade a number of infrastructure items at the airport as the City gets ready to take over…

Future plans for Lethbridge Airport unveiled

Posted on Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

An upgraded passenger terminal, increased parking capacity and increased commercial development are all part of suggested recommendations in the Lethbridge Airport Master Plan. The Community Issues Committee (CIC) heard a presentation…

City to assume operations of Lethbridge Airport

Posted on Monday, April 1st, 2019

The Lethbridge Airport will be added to the City's directory as a business unit come summertime this year. City Council passed a resolution on Monday to assume the operations of the airport until a commission or airport authority…

Lethbridge Airport Welcomes WestJet

Posted on Thursday, June 21st, 2018

LETHBRIDGE COUNTY – The Lethbridge Airport gave a warm welcome to WestJet on June 21 at the airline’s inaugural flight celebrations. A ceremony was held to recognize WestJet’s arrival in Southern Alberta and included a First…

City and County Reach Agreement to Transfer Ownership of the Lethbridge Airport

Posted on Friday, March 16th, 2018

Lethbridge, AB – An agreement in principle has been reached to transfer ownership of the Lethbridge Airport to the City of Lethbridge from Lethbridge County. At a special joint meeting held today, members of County and City councils…

Public Input Sought for Lethbridge Airport’s YQL Liftoff Project

Posted on Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

LETHBRIDGE- The public is invited to provide feedback with the launch of the new YQL Liftoff Project. As Lethbridge County and the City of Lethbridge move forward in the joint governance model for the Lethbridge Airport, a public…

WestJet Announces Delay in WestJetLink Launch

Posted on Thursday, February 1st, 2018

WestJet has announced a delay with the WestJet Link launch which includes flights at the Lethbridge Airport. Details from WestJet here: http://westjet2.mediaroom.com/index.php?s=43&item=1320

WestJet Announces Service to Lethbridge Airport

Posted on Friday, November 24th, 2017

LETHBRIDGE COUNTY – Calgary-based airline WestJet has announced that it will provide flights at the Lethbridge Airport starting in March 2018. The airline will provide three daily flights under the “WestJet Link” program in…

City and County to pursue new joint governance model for the Lethbridge Airport

Posted on Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

View the Release here: City and County to pursue new joint governance model for the Lethbridge Airport View the Report here: 2017-02-27 YQL Financial Assessment and Governance Update LETHBRIDGE - The City of Lethbridge and Lethbridge…