Aéroports de Montréal

Aéroports de Montréal

October 11, 2007 13:00 ET

Media Advisory/ADM: Emergency Exercise to be Held This Afternoon at Montreal-Mirabel

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 11, 2007) - In order to validate its current emergency procedures, Aeroports de Montreal (ADM) will hold an emergency exercise this afternoon beginning at 1 p.m. at Montreal - International Airport-Mirabel.

This exercise, which involves a simulated airplane crash, will cause smoke, increased movements and activities around the airport by police and medical authorities. Regular airport operations will, however, not be affected in any way and all necessary resources will be deployed to ensure that this exercise takes place in a completely safe environment.

This exercise is strictly restricted to members of the organizations involved in ADM's emergency measures plan.

Aeroports de Montreal is the local airport authority responsible for the management, operation and development of Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau and Montreal-Mirabel international airports since 1992. The Corporation employs a total of 600 individuals at both airports and at head office.

For more detailed information on Aeroports de Montreal activities, please consult our web site at www.admtl.com.

Contact Information

  • Public Affairs
    Aeroports de Montreal
    514-394-7304