Saint John Airport Holding Emergency Exercise

Posted on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 10:27 AM

There will be a simulated plane crash today at the Saint John Aiport as it conducts a full-scale emergency preparedness exercise.

The airport's emergency plan is being put to the test and that means people will see a plenty of smoke and fire but are being advised not to panic it is an exercise.


There will be personnel from the airport emergency services along with the Saint John EMO, Fire Department, Police Department, Horizon Health Ambulance NB and Nav Canada.

The exercise is being done when there are no scheduled arrivals or departures won't be much of an impact on passengers.