Fit for the Queen

The revamped passenger terminal at Greater Moncton, the gateway to Canada’s New Brunswick region, was officially opened by Queen Elizabeth II. Sebastian Schmitz takes a closer look at the airport that boasts the Royal seal of approval.


Air Canada Express is one of several domestic carriers serving Greater Moncton.
( Adam Tetzlaft)

Moncton is the largest city in New Brunswick and its location at the geographic centre of the three Maritime Provinces (Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia) has earned it the nickname ‘Hub City’. The Greater Moncton Metropolitan area also includes the cities of Dieppe and Riverview and comprises close to 150,000 inhabitants.

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