Southport Aerospace

Peggy May
Chief Executive Officer
Tel: (204) 428-6070

25 Centennaire Drive
Southport, MB, R0H 1N1

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Southport is a not-for-profit, property management and development company, located 3 km south of Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada.

Southport’s goal is to establish a world-class business centre balanced with lifestyle, wellness, and recreation facilities. Featuring aviation and aerospace training facilities, research and development of new products, light manufacturing, educational institutions, beautiful open spaces, a golf course, and a fitness centre.

Southport’s major airport facilities include four active runways, with the primary landing strip 7,000 ft. It has the capability of supporting both VFR and IFR operations down to Cat 1 precision approach limits. Southport has a Transport Canada approved air traffic control tower and ground support services are available during published hours of operations. The airport is mostly used for military flight training, but it is also available to the general public.

Southport’s anchor tenant, KF Aerospace–Defense Programs, is responsible for the military flight training on site, Southport also has 10 other commercial tenants:
• Accelerated Christian Education Canada
• Addictions Foundation of Manitoba
• Airport Technologies Inc.
• Assiniboine Community College
• Nutri-Pea Limited
• Portage la Prairie EMS
• Red River College – Stevenson Aviation
• Southern Health – Santé Sud
• Southport Bowl
• Southport Golf Course

There are over 180 residential housing units available on-site at Southport, as well as three student and public accommodation buildings; the Barker Building, the Allan McLeod Building, and Mynarski House.