Steinbach North Airport now using instrument approach equipment

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Pilots flying into the Steinbach North Airport are now able to use Instrument Flight Rules (IFR). Bardia Salimkhani, President of the Steinbach Flying Club, says they started the process of bringing this to Steinbach about six years ago. The inaugural flight using this equipment happened last week.

Funding Application Successful for Southeast Event Centre

The City of Steinbach will receive $17.5M in grant funding from provincial and federal governments under the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program (ICIP) for the construction of the Southeast Event Centre. This is the final funding component required to move forward with the $42.5M project.

“Sleeper” towns now wide awake to investors in Manitoba

Eyes are wide open in Steinbach, too. In fact, things are so good in the community of about 17,000, which is located 45 minutes southeast of Winnipeg, that they’re running out of land. The city recently completed a land annexation of about 2,700 acres from the neighbouring rural municipality of Hanover because business demand has outgrown the existing space.