Parry Sound Airport will be upgraded
Feb. 9, 2021
Global Korean Post
The Ontario government is providing $5 million to help expand the runway and increase the number of business park lots at the Parry Sound and Area Municipal Airport.
The runway extension will increase airport capacity and accommodate larger aircraft, enabling more passenger and cargo transportation. The additional airside lots in the neighbouring airport business park will attract new companies to the area and help local
The airport enhancements and infrastructure upgrades will create easier access to essential services for more than 30 communities and First Nations in the area.
The Parry Sound and Area Municipal Airport was registered in 1979 and the runway was last extended in 1985.
Sixteen businesses are located at the airport’s business park, employing approximately 85 people.