GN advises of fuel spill at Arviat air terminal building

Arviat residents are being advised by the Government of Nunavut (GN) that the air terminal building in the hamlet has experienced a fuel spill.

The volume of the spill was not specified in a May 16 news release.

The airport, and all airport services, continue to remain open. The cargo facility for Calm Air is temporarily being used to operate the airline's flights.

The cause of the fuel spill is being investigated by the GN while cleanup services are underway.

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Kira Wronska Dorward, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, Nunavut News