The Yellowknife Airport Economic Advisory Committee held its first meeting earlier this month.
The YK Airport EAC is for business leaders to share their expertise with the airport, which can help contribute to the overall economy of the territory.
Minister of Infrastructure, Wally Schumann issued a statement, saying he looks forward to the committees ideas on how to build on the airports business model.
“Our government is committed to transforming the Yellowknife Airport into a centre of capital growth, economic investment, and quality service for travellers both outside and within the NWT,” says Schumann. “I look forward to the Committee’s ideas, observations, and feedback, and continuing to build on the airports new business model for success.“