Planned Power Outage – Monday, Sept. 10

Athabasca Regional Airport Fortis Alberta has advised Athabasca County about a planned power outage affecting the Athabasca Regional Airport. The outage is necessary to conduct line maintenance and is scheduled for Monday, September 10 from 9 am to 10:30 am. Users of the Athabasca Regional Airport should be aware that some services will be affected […]

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Cadets to glide over Athabasca this weekend

Athabasca Air Cadet Colby Gauthier earned his glider wings as part of an Alberta Air Cadet League Gliding Scholarship last summer. He will be working as part of the gliding zone staff this weekend to provide air cadets an opportunity to experience gliding. Gliders and tow planes will be taking to the skies above Athabasca […]

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UPDATE: Airport fuel system back in service

UPDATE:  We are happy to report the AVGAS (100LL) fueling system at the Athabasca Regional Airport is once again back in service. We appreciate everyone’s patience while the system was not functioning due to the extreme cold weather.   ——————————— Due to the extremely cold conditions being experienced in northern Alberta, the AVGAS (100LL) fueling system […]

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Holiday Office Hours

To allow our staff an opportunity to spend time with family and friends during the holiday season, the County Administration Office, the offices of Family and Community Services (FCSS) and Public Works will be closed on the following days during the holiday season: • Monday, December 25, 2017 • Tuesday, December 26, 2017 • Wednesday, […]

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Airport Access Road – Temporary Closure

The entrance road to the Athabasca Regional Airport will be closed on Monday, October 30 from 8 am to 12 (noon). Workers will be replacing the existing texas gate with a new one. We have contacted all regular users of the airport to make them aware of this work and apologize for any inconvenience it […]

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County Conversation – July 20

Athabasca County has a bi-weekly radio segment that airs on The BOOM 94.1 to help our residents, businesses and visitors stay up to date on County news. The segment airs every second Wednesday around 9:25 am. If you missed hearing it over the radio, you can listen to it here by clicking on the play […]

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UPDATE: Athabasca Regional Airport – Pilot Safety Notice

Airport Returns to Normal Operations  UPDATE (Wednesday, May 10 – 4 pm) –  As of this afternoon, the work required to return the airport landing lights to normal operations is complete. The lights have been tested and the NOTAM restricting landings removed. Our thanks for all airport users for their patience while this work was completed. […]

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