Lobster gets lift despite ice storm – Weekend shipment involving four planes largest ever for Halifax airport

863a4ac9dc_64635696_o2A massive airlift of lobster out of the Halifax airport was declared a success over the weekend. The lobster took flight despite an ice storm that stranded many travellers at the airport. “We completed our largest-ever weekend airlift of almost 280 tonnes in four aircraft under some very challenging weather conditions,” Doug McRae, a director of Gateway Facilities ULC, said Monday. Read [email protected]  11:54