A recent study concluded what officials at Halifax Stanfield International already knew: The airport is proving to be a powerful engine that is driving the economy along the Atlantic Canada region. In 2008, HSIA contributed C$1.27 billion ($1.18 billion) to Nova Scotia's economy, according to a new economic impact report prepared by the Chris Lowe Group. This includes the contributions from airlines, airfreight firms, the Airport Authority, retailers and other companies that support the air ...

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