Government of Canada to announce support for regional airport 

Media advisory

Sydney, Nova Scotia · July 15, 2021 · Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)

Mike Kelloway, Member of Parliament for Cape Breton-Canso, will make an announcement regarding support for the regional airport’s post-COVID recovery.

Jaime Battiste, Member of Parliament for Sydney-Victoria, will also speak at the event.

The announcement will be made on behalf of the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Economic Development and Official Languages and Minister responsible for ACOA.

Date:   Friday, July 16, 2021

Time:  1:00 p.m. ADT                 


Airport Lobby
JA Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport
280 Silver Dart Way
Sydney, Nova Scotia  

To register, please contact Chris Brooks at Those attending will be required to wear a mask, sign in and provide their name and phone number for possible contact tracing.

Public health protocols are in effect: please stay home if you are experiencing any of the symptoms listed here:, practise good hand washing, maintain good hygiene practices, as well as physical distancing.


For more information, please contact:

Catherine Mounier-Desrochers
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Economic Development and Official Languages

Chris Brooks
Communications Director, Nova Scotia
Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

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