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YVR Air Mail

Official Newsletter for Vancouver Airport Authority

January 2014

Welcome to the January 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.

YVR Kicks off the Year of the Dreamliner

February 3 will mark the first scheduled arrival of a Boeing 787 at YVR, operated by Japan Airlines.

Click for More Info The aircraft of the future is on final approach.

Explorer Tour Set for Takeoff

We're launching an interactive guided tour for groups keen to know more about YVR.

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Craig's Corner: The Game-Changer is En Route

We're buzzing with the news that we'll see our first Dreamliners touch down in 2014.

Click for More Info Plane-spotters, get your cameras ready.

Howard Slutsken

Canada From the Air: Photo of the Month

Every month, we choose an in-flight picture to showcase here. Here's a close-to-home gem.

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On Approach with Emon Bari, Bonny's GM

Emon has developed a new software that will make it easier for YVR's taxi fleet to serve YVR.

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Gung Hay Fat Choy!

Stop by on January 31 to ring in Chinese New Year 2014, YVR-style!

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Birds with Jobs

A group of trained raptors patrol YVR's airfield to keep our runways safe.

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YVR Art Foundation Scholarship Deadline

Last call for YVR Art Foundation scholarship applicants.

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Video: Another Evening at YVR

Friend of YVR Eric Peterson has compiled some stunning images of nighttime aircraft movement.

Click for More Info Watch this airplane ballet.

Sea-Tac Launches Automated Passport Control

Sea-Tac recently joined the growing list of airports using our APC technology.

Click for More Info BorderXpress, Innovation by YVR.

Aircraft of the Month: Boeing 787

The first Aircraft of the Month feature for 2014 is bestowed upon the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner.

Click for More Info Revolutionary, inside and out.

Top 10 Photos of 2013

Take a look back at the year that was at YVR with our collection of incredible photographs.

Click for More Info Puppies, planes and purely stunning pictures.


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There were more than 3.3 million cups of coffee poured at YVR in 2013.

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