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Halifax airport adds cargo space to keep up with lucrative lobster exports

Sat December 17, 2016

Written by The Canadian Press, CBC News Nova Scotia

This article was originally published in CBC News on December 17, 2016.

Halifax's airport has upgraded its facilities to help speed the growing shipments of live lobsters that are exported around the world.

Halifax Stanfield International Airport has added 17,000 square metres of space for cargo aircraft to load an anticipated $15 million in Atlantic lobster scheduled to be shipped by the end of the month. Continue reading

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