Canadian government funds Winnipeg(YWG) Airport infrastructure

Airport Infrastructure Funding: The Government of Canada is providing over C$5.3m to Winnipeg Richardson International Airport for various infrastructure projects related to safety, security, and COVID-19 testing and screening.

Airport Critical Infrastructure Programme: This programme, launched in May 2021, will provide C$571.2m in funding over five years to airports for eligible infrastructure projects. This is in addition to C$7m announced for the airport in August 2021.

Airport Relief Fund: This fund, launched in May 2021, provided C$64.8m in funding in 2021-2022 for targeted airports whose 2019 revenues were less than C$250m2. Winnipeg Richardson International Airport received C$5.7m from this fund to help maintain operations and essential air services.

For further details, visit Transport Canada

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