Stephenville Airport is located one mile south of Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador. The airport serves a catchment of about 100,000 people, including Stephenville, the City of Corner Brook to the north, and as far south as Port aux Basques.
Town of Stephenville
Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
In February 2020, WASCO entered into an agreement with the Town of Stephenville to complete a full market assessment, including current traffic reviews, leakage analysis, catchment area surveys, and recommendations for next steps.
Upon completion of the market assessment, it was found that the Town of Stephenville required an on-site airport manager to be responsible for airport operations and compliance of regulatory requirements, such as the Canadian Aviation Regulations and the Canadian Aviation Security Regulations.
In August 2020, WASCO entered into an agreement with the Town of Stephenville to oversee the management, operation, and maintenance of the airport.
Our airport manager administers and supports the airport management systems that are critical to operations. We oversee the administration of aiport agreements and capital expenditure budgets and coordinate with federal government agencies and city delegates concerning operations, management, maintenance, marketing, developmnent, and funding at the airport.
The WASCO technical team provides expertise in the Safety Management System, Quality Assurance Program and the Airport Regulatory programs such as the Emergency Response Plan, Winter Maintenance Plan and the Airport Operations Manual. The WASCO quality management team provides support through monthly and annual operations report and identifies opportunities to improve airport efficiencies and effectiveness.