Construction of Private Aircraft Hangar

April 5, 2024 – Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA) intends to make a determination regarding whether carrying out the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.  To help inform this determination, HIAA is inviting public comments until May 6, 2024.

The proposed project includes the development of a 1-acre tenant leased site to accommodate the construction of an 1833 m2 private aircraft hangar, asphalt parking lot, and asphalt airside apron area. Construction activities will include site preparation (e.g., vegetation removal, grubbing, infilling, and grading) and construction of a hangar, parking lot, and airside apron.


Latest update

May 7, 2024The public comment period on this project is now closed.  The HIAA has determined that the proposed project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.

This determination was based on a consideration of the following factors:

  • Impacts on the rights of Indigenous peoples;
  • Indigenous knowledge;
  • Community knowledge;
  • Comments received from the public; and
  • Technically and economically feasible mitigation measures.



Halifax International Airport Authority
1 Bell Blvd
Enfield, Nova Scotia B2T 1K2

  • Location

    • Goffs (Nova Scotia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Airport and Airfields
    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    FS Industries
  • Authorities

    • Halifax International Airport Authority
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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