WestJet Second Daily Flight YQY Sydney - Halifax & Beyond Starting March 15, 2017!

Whether you're going to Halifax, to destinations beyond or visiting Cape Breton Island, WestJet makes it easier to get there with their second daily flight between Sydney - Halifax and destinations beyond starting March 15, 2017. WestJet Vacation packages available from YQY Sydney. WestJet Arrivals YQY Sydney from Halifax at 1:30pm, 10:15pm. Departures YQY Sydney to Halifax & beyond 2:00pm and 5:50am. WestJet direct flights Sydney - Toronto summer service June 29th - September 4, 2017. Enoy the convenience ~ fly YQY Sydney ~ Your Cape Breton Island Gateway! We look forward to serving you! Read More

The JA Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport is inviting applications for the Chief Executive Officer Position

The JA Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport is accepting applications for the Chief Executive Officer position as the CEO is retiring. Please click here for more information about the position and the application process. Deadline for applications is March 24, 2017

Chief Executive Officer Position

Fly YQY Sydney & Enter to Win $200 Cash Prizes - Details Below

Fly YQY Sydney with Air Canada or WestJet & Enter to Win $200 Cash

FLY YQY with Air Canada, Air Canada Vacations, WestJet or WestJet Vacations to your favourite destination. Fill out a ballot in the main lobby at the airport for a chance to win a $200 cash to be drawn each month December, 2016 - April, 2017! Congratulations to MICKEY FRANCIS who flew YQY Sydney and won $200 cash in February! Here's what Mickey had to say about flying YQY Sydney: "Flying from Sydney is so much easier than driving to Halifax and staying over night at a hotel. Wasting two extra days of travel, also after flying for a full day, it was so good to arrive home on quick airplane , with a trouble free ride. Keep up the good job on making your service even better!!! THANK YOU !!! Thank you Mickey for being a frequent flyer at YQY Sydney! Winners must provide proof of flying YQY so keep your airline ticket or boarding pass. Keep in touch - Like us on Facebook!  

FLY YQY Sydney ~ Your Cape Breton Island Gateway with Air Canada & WestJet ~ Daily Direct Flights Toronto, Halifax

AIR CANADA Year Round Direct Daily Service: Sydney - Toronto - Arrives YQY Sydney 1:36am; Departs YQY Sydney 5:50am. Air Canada Second Direct Daily Flight Sydney - Toronto July 1 - Oct 28, 2017 - Arrives YQY Sydney 12:25pm; Departs YQY Sydney 1:00pm. Air Jazz Year Round Daily Service: Sydney - Halifax. Numerous flights per day. WESTJET Year Round Daily Flights Between Sydney and Halifax. Arrives YQY Sydney 1:30pm; Departs YQY Sydney 2:00pm. 2nd Daily Flight Between YQY Sydney - Halifax Starts March 15, 2017; Arrives YQY Sydney 10:15pm; Departs YQY Sydney 5:50am WestJet Daily Direct Service Sydney - Toronto seasonal service June 29 - September 4, 2017


Aircraft Services - Charters, Business & General Aviation

RUNWAY 06/24 (ILS on RUNWAY 06): 7070' x 200'. RUNWAY 18/36: 6000' x 150'. ARCAL LIGHTING. 
General Aviation Asphalt Apron. Tie Downs - No Charge. Self-Serve Pay at the Pump Aviation 100LL Fuel. Jet Fuel - ASIG 902-564-8101. Ground Handling - Airconsol 902-567-0872.
Canada Border Services at YQY: No charge Mon - Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm & no charge on weekends Sat. Sun. 8:00am - 4:00pm  Cost Recovery after hours and holidays. 
Phone CANPASS to make arrangements 1-888-CANPASS (1-888-226-7277)
YQY is a CANPASS Airport - Register with CANPASS and land at any time, day or night. 

The 1-888-CANPASS (1-888-226-7277) toll-free line is only available in Canada and the United States. If a flight originates outside Canada or the United States, the 1-888 number is not available and the pilot must call the TRC directly (long-distance charges may apply).
TRC for All of Canada
Hamilton, ON
Telephone: 905-679-2073
Fax: 905-679-6877
Aircraft Rescue & Firefighting Services 


Passengers are reminded to check-in at least 90 minutes before their departure to avoid the risk of being denied boarding.

The airlines are strictly enforcing their check-in cut off time of 45 minutes prior to departure. The terminal is busy with three early morning departures and passengers have to get through security.  The airlines finalize their weight and balance calculations 45 minutes prior to departure and that process takes up to 40 minutes.  Please check-in 90 minutes prior to your departure to avoid the risk of being denied boarding.


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