Edmonton International, the beneficiary of a 21st century gusher, has become Canada's fastest-growing airport and expects to handle 5-5.5 million passengers this year, a number it did not expect to reach until 2015, according to VP-Marketing Peter McCart. The airport, located about 20 mi. south of Alberta's capital city, handled 4.5 million passengers in 2005, up 10.5% over 2004, and averaged 15% growth through the first five months of this year. Driving the boom is the development of ...

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