Calgary International Airport

Runway Development Project
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Runway DevelopmentThe new Runway will be YYC's fourth runway and will be constructed on airport land between the Air Terminal Building and 36 Street NE. Construction on the runway began on April 4, 2011 and is scheduled to be in service by May 2014. 


Photos of current construction progress of the RDP:

    Video of a landing onto the new YYC Runway:

    Runway Features

    • Finished length will be 14,000 ft long and 200 ft wide
    • Capable of landing the world’s largest aircraft (A380 and B747-800)
    • Have centreline lighting (Category III (a) ILS)
    • Will be in service in May 2014
    • The RDP consists of a new runway, aircraft parking apron, taxiways, a central deicing facility and other related infrastructure