ACOA invests $3.8 million in Saint John Airport

(Submitted/ACOA)

The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) is investing $3.8 million in the Saint John Airport.

A release states the non-repayable contribution will enable the airport to mitigate economic hardship resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, and maintain operations and essential services.

Friday's funding comes from Ottawa's Regional Air Transportation Initiative, which has a national budget of $206 million.