Full scale airport emergency exercise to be held in Łutselk'e

July 11, 2018
Public Service Announcement

Łutselk'e (July 11, 2018) - The Government of Northwest Territories, in cooperation with the community of Łutselk'e, will be conducting a full scale airport emergency exercise at the Łutselk'e airport on Thursday, July 12, 2018 between 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Emergency exercises are vital to supporting safe and efficient travel in the North and are intended to prepare local agencies and residents for real aircraft and airport emergencies.

Airports are an essential component of the NWT’s transportation network, as many communities rely on air travel. Safe and efficient airports also support the medevac system, the movement of goods and services, and enhanced business opportunities.

If you have any questions or concerns, contact Greg Hanna, Communications Coordinator, at greg_hanna@gov.nt.ca or 867-767-9082, extension 31046.