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YVR Air Mail

Official Newsletter for Vancouver Airport Authority

October 2013

Welcome to the October edition of YVR Air Mail. If you're having trouble viewing images and links in this email, ensure that your spam filters and blockers are turned off for this email address.

(Re-)Introducing Larry Berg Flight Path Park

This favourite community spot got a facelift this summer and is ready to welcome back its neighbours.

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Craig's Corner: Join me on October 23

Join me in person or online as I tell the story of why YVR matters to B.C.

Click for More Info My first big presentation.

Community tent

Video: Time-lapse Demolition of Gate B12

Part 2 of our A-B Connector Video Series captures the removal of one of YVR's oldest segments.

Click for More Info Massive machines in action.

Noah Sommerfeld

Canada From the Air: Photo of the Month

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

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Operation Shoreline Cleanup Complete

Three hundred volunteers helped clear 500 kilograms of litter from the shores of Iona Beach.

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Cracking Airport Codes

All airports are assigned a three-letter code. Some are easier to decipher than others.

Click for More Info We crack LAX, ORD, CDG, OGG and YCD.

New Season, New Coach, New Restaurant

Vancouver Canucks Bar & Grill has opened its doors to U.S.-bound travellers at YVR.

Click for More Info Support your hometown on your way out of town.

Group Travel: Keeping it Together

Follow these tips to maintain your cool while travelling en masse.

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On Approach with David Bradbeer

David is an animal lover, so it's no wonder he helps manage YVR's wildlife population.

Click for More Info More on wildlife management at YVR.

Capture Your Imagination

YVR is a proud sponsor of Capture Photo Fest and home to a gallery of great snaps by Foncie Pulice.

Click for More Info Win a one-year pass to Museum of Vancouver.

Aircraft of the Month: Pilatus PC-12

The Pilatus PC-12 is the first land-based aircraft used by Harbour Air and its new Tantalus service.

Click for More Info This bird can get in and out of tight spots.


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More than 13 million kilograms of concrete have been recycled from the A-B Connector Project so far.

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Read about the latest activity at YVR.

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From YVR.ca


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