The Deer Lake Regional Airport is an integral part of the future economic growth of the Town of Deer Lake and the City of Corner Brook, both in terms of direct contribution as well as supporting industries that rely on air transport such as tourism.
In order to maximize the benefit of the Deer Lake Regional Airport to the surrounding communities of Western Newfoundland, The DLRAAI operates and manages Deer Lake Regional Airport based on a defined set of corporate goals. Each core goal is detailed below:
Maintain Highest Level of Passenger Service
Regardless of any economic goals and objectives, passenger safety and security remains the highest priority of DLRAAI. All future programs, development and activities are driven by the requirement to maintain this objective.
Operate as a Good Community Citizen and Encourage Partnerships Wherever Possible
The DLRAAI will consult extensively with its customers and the community including business, tourism, transportation and government agencies in order to develop the best strategic directions to maximize the airport’s contribution to the economy.
Protect the Environment
The DLRAAI will act in a responsible manner to ensure that airport operations do not have an adverse impact on the surrounding environment, and Authority policies and procedures reflect all local, provincial and federal regulations and requirements.
Provide Value and Service Excellence
The DLRAAI will ensure that airport facilities and services match to the extent possible, the needs of all users and the traveling public, and the facilities and services are provided in a cost effective manner. The DLRAAI will work with all users to ensure that all staff have the appropriate level of training to provide the traveling public a memorable experience at Deer Lake Airport.