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YVR Air Mail

Official Newsletter for Vancouver Airport Authority

October 2011

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Ground Run-up Enclosure – Construction Update

YVR is two and a half months away from opening Canada’s first Ground Run-up Enclosure - a facility designed to minimize noise in surrounding communities from aircraft engine run-ups.

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ACI-Quest

YVR Wins ACI-NA Environmental Award

ACI-NA honoured YVR with a prestigious Environmental Achievement Award for its work to reduce airport waste and contribute to the local community.

Click for More Info Read about the award and our partnership with Quest.

Live@YVR

10 YVR Facts Courtesy of Live@YVR

Live@YVR storyteller Jaeger Mah is three-quarters of the way through his 80-day stay at Vancouver International Airport.

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Golf for Kids

YVR Golf for Kids Raises $260,000 on its 20th Anniversary

Since 1991, the annual YVR Golf for Kids event has contributed more than $3 million to help children and families in British Columbia.

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School Program

Yankee Victor Romeo delights Grade Five students

YVR’s School Tour program is now in full swing. Each week, approximately 270 Grade 5 students from across Metro Vancouver come for a tour of the public areas of the airport.

Click for More Info See what the kids have been learning.

ACOTM

Aircraft of the Month: Shorts 360

The Shorts 360 is a twin-engine, propeller-driven commuter plane with large freight capacity.

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DID YOU KNOW?

Vancouver Airport Authority is proud to be a Bronze Sponsor of the 2011 Grey Cup happening this fall in Vancouver.

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