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Awards and Recognition

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SKYTRAX: Best Airport in North America for 7 consecutive years. And this just in: 2017 Best Airport in North America for a record 8 years!

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CAPA: Airport of the Year


"Best Practices in Enterprise Risk Management" - Governance Professionals of Canada

"Dream Employer of B.C."

"Most Loved Brand" - BCBusiness

"Named one of BC’s Top Employers—ten years in a row"


AIRPORTS COUNCIL INTERNATIONAL

ACI honoured Craig Richmond—YVR’s President & CEO—with the new Excellence in Visionary Leadership Award for his outstanding contribution to the aviation industry.

"1st Place – Website"

"1st Place – Customer Service Program for YVR’s Queer Competency Training"

"1st Place – Outreach, Education and Community Involvement for YVR’s Waste Wars program"

"Best Specialty Retail Program – YVR’s A-B Connector "

"Excellence in Human Resources Recognition Program – Overall winner"

"Honourable mention – Special Events for the British Airways A380 inaugural event"

"Honourable mention – Customer Service Technology Innovation for YVR’s new app"

"Honourable mention – Community Education/Outreach for Phase 1 Master Plan consultation"

"Honourable mention – Partnering with Concessionaires for YVR’s Sparks Fly event"

"Honourable mention – Responsive Communications for the Designer Outlet Centre opening"

"Top prize in Outreach, Education and Community Involvement for YVR’s Waste Wars program" - North America Environmental Achievement Awards


"Outstanding Co-op Employer for 2015" - UBC Sauder

"Outstanding Member" - Canada China Business Council


Our Partners

"#1 Airport Hotel in North America – Fairmont Vancouver Airport" - Skytrax 2016 World Airport Awards

"Gold Award: PCL Constructors Westcoast Inc. for YVR’s Expedited Transfer Facilities project" - Vancouver Regional Construction Awards

"Silver Award: Whitemud Ironworks Limited for YVR’s Expedited Transfer Facilities project" - Vancouver Regional Construction Awards

"Silver Award: Maxwell Floors Ltd. for YVR’s A-B Connector project" - Vancouver Regional Construction Awards