Update on the Oshawa Executive Airport – Noise and Air Traffic Concerns
Posted on Tuesday, February 14, 2023 01:24 PM
The City understands the valid concerns of residents regarding noise and air traffic at the Oshawa Executive Airport. The City also agrees that a better balance is necessary to respect residents’ quality of life and the economic benefits of the Airport. Unfortunately, the City is faced with three challenges.
First, Transport Canada is the regulator and only the Federal government can regulate airport activity. Municipal by-laws cannot be used to regulate aircraft activity, and neither Members of...
Statement from Oshawa Mayor Dan Carter on the Oshawa Executive Airport
Posted on Monday, December 06, 2021 08:00 AM
On behalf of Oshawa City Council, I wish to thank everyone who recently provided feedback on the Draft Proposed Noise Abatement Procedures for the Oshawa Executive Airport.
The airport is a significant engine for economic growth in Oshawa and Durham Region. As part of our ongoing commitment to keeping you informed about airport operations, the City of Oshawa most recently hosted a series of virtual workshops last month. More than 100 community members and over 80 airport users registered for...
Take part in a virtual workshop on the Draft Proposed Noise Abatement Procedures for the Oshawa Executive Airport
Posted on Monday, November 08, 2021 12:00 PM
The City of Oshawa is hosting a series of virtual workshops with community members and airport users to obtain input on the Draft Proposed Noise Abatement Procedures for the Oshawa Executive Airport. The draft procedures were developed in consultation with H.M. Aero Aviation Consulting, a professional team of individuals with significant airport-related experience including familiarity with the creation of noise abatement procedures.
The Draft Proposed Noise Abatement Procedures outlined in Report...
Trees planted at Oshawa Executive Airport South Field to honour Canadian Armed Forces Members
Posted on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 06:30 AM
The City of Oshawa advises that the Highway of Heroes Tree Campaign, in partnership with Trees for Life, the Ontario Regiment Museum and the City, will be planting hundreds of trees at the Oshawa Executive Airport South Field, located at 1000 Stevenson Road North in Oshawa.
Planting will occur in two phases beginning this November on the City-owned community buffer located adjacent to the Ontario Regiment Museum, and is part of the Highway of Heroes Tree Tribute, which honours fallen members of the...
Look to the skies for this unique Oshawa based aircraft!
Posted on Thursday, September 30, 2021 01:00 PM
We have received multiple inquires over the past few weeks of a large white and blue aircraft flying over Oshawa. The aircraft in question is a BT-67 Basslier aircraft (Turbine DC-3) operated by Enterprise Airlines out of the Oshawa Executive Airport. Enterprise has been operating these type of aircrafts for almost 20 years now here in Oshawa. They currently operate 3 of these aircraft and are adding a fourth aircraft to their fleet in a few weeks.
Two of the aircraft undertake geomagnetic...