Summer means a lot of things at YVR: More flights, more passengers, more sunny days and of course, YVR Take-Off Fridays!
Another month, another stunning photo of our incredible country taken from an airplane window.
It’s not hard to tell that we are officially in YVR’s 100 busiest days ever. The airport is alive with passengers from around the world, many of whom are shopping at our stores and interacting with our staff. And whether transiting through YVR or stopping in Vancouver, these passengers are all contributing to YVR’s ambitious goal of 25 million passengers by 2020.
Starting July 9th, Sea Island is going to be known for its incredible shopping at the McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver Airport.
Our good friends and partners at Pacific Coastal Airlines recently unveiled a couple new aircraft for their fleet that are outfitted with some snazzy new liveries.
YVR and China are even more connected after China Eastern began direct service to Kunming Changshui International Airport (KMG) via Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) from YVR on Friday.
On June 24, Minister Alice Wong launched Transport Canada’s “Not a Bright Idea” campaign at YVR, together with YVR, RCMP and Nav Canada.
YVR is proud to crown Harbour Air as the 2015 Clear Skies Award winner. As part of the Environment Week celebration, YVR presented the award to Harbour Air on June 4, 2015.
Looking to quickly hop in to a vehicle and hit the road upon arrival at YVR? Aside from all of our traditional car rental companies at YVR, the airport also has a number of car share options now available.
YVR's Senior Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer Glenn McCoy has been with Vancouver Airport Authority since its inception in 1992. He has seen runways built, new terminals constructed and been with the airport through it all, working to make sure our house is in order, and allowing the Best Airport in North America (six years in a row!) to flourish and grow under his stewardship.