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YVR Air Mail

Official Newsletter for Vancouver Airport Authority

August 2013

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On Approach: CBSA Officers Help Save a Life

On July 30th, four officers from Canada Border Services Agency stationed at YVR were instrumental in saving a man’s life after he collapsed and became unconscious with no pulse.

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Introducing the A-B Connector Project Video Series

It's time we revamp the oldest sections of YVR to handle more people and planes.

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Summer Travel Tips with a Twist

Because we all need the occasional reminder, here’s a new spin on some tried-and-true tips.

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Craig

Craig's Corner, August 2013: YVR 101

A look at what I've learned on the job so far, including fast facts that tell the story of our airport.

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Noah Sommerfeld

Canada From the Air: Photo of the Month

Every month, we pick an in-flight pic and showcase it here.This one's a beauty!

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Community tent

Community Festival Update: Setting Sail

We continued our community festivals tour with a recent stop at Richmond's Marirtime Festival.

Click for More Info An ARRRRRRRRsome event.

Harbour Air DHC-3 Single Otter

Aircraft of the Month: DHC-6 Twin Otter

Every month, we highlight a different aircraft. This month's pick is both airborne and amphibious.

Click for More Info We're in unchartered waters.

WestJet FIDs Get an Upgrade

Flight Information Displays above WestJet's Domestic check-in have a new look.

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YVR IS ON TWITTER

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DID YOU KNOW?

Last year, about 261,000 flights arrived and departed from YVR.

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BLOG: YVR CONNECTIONS

Read about the latest activity at YVR.

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From YVR.ca

GETTING TO & FROM YVR

Find out how to get to and from YVR - learn about parking, transportation and more.

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CONTACT US

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NEW ONLINE PARKING RESERVATION SYSTEM

Parking at YVR? Save time and money by booking online. Also earn double or triple Air Miles until the end of June

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