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YVR Air Mail

Official Newsletter for Vancouver Airport Authority

March 2011

Welcome to the March edition of Air Mail, you may have experienced technical difficulties with YVR Air Mail over the past few months. Thank you for your patience and continued readership as we work through these issues. If you have questions or concerns, please email us at airmail@yvr.ca

Quest Food Exchange

Baggage Carts Swapped For Shopping Carts at YVR

A caravan of 50 employees pushing shopping carts filled with food donations benefitting Quest weaved throughout the Terminal on February 22

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Globe@YVR

Globe@YVR Challenges The Most Daunting of Diets

A brand-new menu has been unveiled, featuring choices for specific dietary conditions and preferences

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Oversized baggage carts

YVR Olympic Legacy Lives On

A made-at-YVR innovation created during the 2010 Olympic Winter Games is leaving a lasting legacy both locally and internationally

Click for More Info Read about a home spun idea that's gone international

Richmond Winterfest

Community Spirit Still Glowing

The Richmond Winterfest Weekend took place in February at the Richmond Olympic Oval, and reignited the spirit of the Olympic Games within the community

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Plaza Premium

Just Loungin' with Plaza Premium

Plaza Premium Lounges allow any passenger to experience first-class comfort, regardless of airline or fare class

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Security

Security a multilayered approach at YVR

Safety and security is multilayered at YVR and involves many players

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Vickers VC10

Aircraft of the Month: Vickers VC10

The Vickers VC10 is a long-range aircraft, designed and built in 1962 for high speeds and hot climates

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DID YOU KNOW?

36,829 passengers travelled through YVR on March 1, 2010, the busiest day in YVR history - up from our previous record of 26,000

LOOKING BACK: GOLD MEDAL MOMENTS

In February 2010, YVR welcomed the world for the Winter Olympics. Here's a look back at our gold medal moments

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GETTING TO & FROM YVR

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