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WestJet's 737 direct service between Sydney and Toronto is back for the summer season and with twice daily flights to Halifax, WestJet has all your summer travel covered! 

Fly direct from your convenient, locally owned Cape Breton airport!

FLYYQY this summer!

The J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport and Air Canada are pleased to announce the commencement of Air Canada’s newest route addition to Sydney with direct service to/from Montreal. This route will operate from June 27th 2019 to October 26th, 2019.

The first flight to Montreal (AC7997) departed this morning at 6:00 a.m. The first inbound flight from Montreal (AC7998) arrived at 16:20 and was greeted with a water cannon salute, along with a warm welcome from the Cape Breton Community.

Autism Aviators - Media Statement

The J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport are pleased to partner with Autism Nova Scotia and Autism Cape Breton today to host our first Autism Aviators Launch Day on April 27th, 2019.

Autism Aviators is a program developed by Halifax Stanfield International Airport and Autism Nova Scotia to provide information and resources to help prepare individuals on the autism spectrum and their families for travel.

April 24, 2019 Sydney, Nova Scotia Transport Canada

Canadians, tourists and businesses benefit from safe and well-maintained airports. From visiting friends and family, to travelling to medical appointments, or getting goods to market, we rely on our local airports to support and sustain vibrant communities. These airports also provide essential air services including community resupply, air ambulance, search and rescue and forest fire response.

Flying your drone safely and legally

Drones are aircraft—which makes you a pilot. When you fly your drone, you’re sharing the skies with other drones and aircraft. Before you fly, understand the rules you must follow and review our safety tips.