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YVR Air Mail

Official Newsletter for Vancouver Airport Authority

September 2010

Welcome to the September edition of Air Mail, your source for the latest news and information about YVR. We want to hear from you so send us an email or leave a comment on any one of our articles.

Group poses to welcome first arrivals

YVR Welcomes First Chinese Tourists to Take Advantage of New Agreement

The first organized tour groups from China arrived at YVR this week, a result of Canada’s status as an approved destination.

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Haneda Airport

YVR Welcomes Canada’s Only Service to Haneda Airport in Japan

Air Canada’s new daily, non-stop flight to Japan’s Haneda Airport means passengers can choose to fly from YVR to Haneda or Narita, when going to Tokyo

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Generosity at YVR Golf for Kids Above Par

YVR Golf for Kids raised $335,000 at this year’s auction

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2010 World Routes Development Forum

The world flies in to YVR this month to attend the Routes World Development Forum

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Take off Fridays

Take-Off Fridays Land Great Results

Take Off Friday proves to be an enormous hit with travellers and the community

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Canada Line

One year, 36 Million Riders: Happy Birthday Canada Line!

The Canada Line to YVR just celebrated its one year anniversary

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Home Grown

You Are What You Eat

Vancouver Airport Authority is a Season Sponsor of The Museum of Vancouver and their latest exhibit, Home Grown: Local Sustainable Food running August 26, 2010 to January 2, 2011.

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Aircraft of the month

Aircraft of the Month: Boeing 767-300ER

The Boeing 767 has built a reputation for its profitability and comfort, and it is Air Canada’s choice for its recently announced service from to Japan’s Haneda Airport.

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Iconic Crocodile Found at YVR

Lacoste opens August 26, 2010 at YVR in the Domestic Terminal

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Did you know that YVR used 30 portable solar LED lights to help “light up” the airfield during our summer runway repairs, due to wrap up August 28


Watch a video of our gold medal performance during the 2010 Winter Olympics

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