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Safety Tip: Physical Activity
Aug 27, 2015

The Summer months are coming to a close and Fall is quickly approaching. For many, this means kids are heading back to school and families are getting...


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Did You Know?

We currently have 135 shops, restaurants, and services from which to choose

There is a moon rock inside SpacePort on the mezzanine level (seriously)

The Information Desk on Arrivals stores luggage

We have an on-site hotel: Delta Calgary Airport Hotel

There are seven car rental companies at YYC

Anyone can access the computers at the UPS store on Arrivals level for a small fee

YYC has 4,643 parking stalls

YYC’s total land area is 21.36 square kilometres

Agricultural land at YYC total 3.37 square kilometres

The Air Terminal Building Gross Floor Area (before IFP) is 142,398 square metres

YYC is Canada’s third busiest airport with 14.3 million passengers in 2013

17 kilometres separate Downtown Calgary and The Calgary International Airport

The City of Calgary is 1084 metres above sea level

Building excavation has been completed with 500,000 m3 of earth removed

85,000 tonnes of gravel has been placed for the base floor slabs

590 km of radiant tubing has been installed (95% of the total estimated 620 km

Over 6.9 million person hours worked by crews to date (October, 2014)

New IFP will add 22 new aircraft gates for International and U.S. destinations

IFP once completed will harvest 500,000 litres of rainwater to be used for flushing low-flow plumbing fixtures

IFP construction will divert 75% of waste from landfill

Includes geothermal ground source energy heating and cooling

New Baggage Handling System has the capacity to process 4,000 bags per hour

New Baggage Handling System conveyor line is a total of nine kilometres long

New Baggage Handling System consumes 60% less energy than a traditional conveyor system