The Fort McMurray Airport Authority was incorporated under the provincial Regional Airports Authorities Act in 2009. The first board was formed in 2010 and acquired Fort McMurray Airport from the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo. Under Alberta legislation, the Airport Authority is legally and financially independent, and operates as a non-share capital organization.

Monthly passenger statistics are updated on this page around the 15th of the following month. If you have specific questions about the data, please email

To download archived passenger statistics with greater detail, see the bottom of this page.


Campus Tenants




Economic Output


Total aircraft movements in 2022


Passengers in 2022 (40% increase compared to 2021)

Year-To-Date (January-August 2023)

Total Passengers: 240,842

Change From 2022

Commercial: 16% increase compared to 2022
Charter: 153% increase compared to 2022
Total: 18% increase

Yearly Passenger Stats

Archived Passenger And Aircraft Movement Statistics

Click on the links to view/download PDF documents of historical passenger statistics.


2023 August-YMM Aviation Activity Report

2023 July-YMM Aviation Activity Report

2023 June-YMM Aviation Activity Report

2023 May-YMM Aviation Activity Report

2023 April-YMM Aviation Activity Report

2023 March-YMM Aviation Activity Report

2023 February-YMM Aviation Activity Report

2023 January-YMM Aviation Activity Report