Two new services were recently announced that will create jobs and economic benefit for BC. Plus they're just cool places to visit!
Congratulations to Vantage Airport Group on its 20th anniversary as global investor, operator and developer of airports.
YVR's BorderXpress Automated Passport Control has processed more than 10 million passengers at airports across North America - a major milestone!
Our brand new 2014 YVR Baggage Carts rolled out today at YVR. And yes, they're still free!
Think spring cleaning your closet is tough? Imagine how much work goes into maintenance, upgrades and cleaning of YVR’s runways and taxiways to ensure the safety and security of the airport.
Like the hundreds of airplanes that come and go every day from YVR, a good opera can whisk you away to a different place and let you escape everyday life.
Want to see a performance of The Magic Flute? We're giving away two tickets for this Saturday's show (March 16, 2013).
This past weekend we reached a new milestone for us here at Vancouver Airport Authority as our @yvrairport Twitter handle hit 10,000 followers! And while this number is small compared to the likes of @ladygaga and @justinbieber's millions of followers, there's a story behind @yvraiport's growth and why 10,000 followers is, for us, a big deal.
Keeping entertained and connected while travelling has become much easier in recent years. Tablet computers have replaced heavy laptops; e-readers have replaced a stack of books and portable DVD players and Smartphones keep the little ones entertained.
Infrared identification? Airport Apps? Biometric scanning? Leisure space travel? No, it’s not Star Trek re-run, it’s Future Travel Experience – the worldwide forum for aviation innovation and technologies which just wrapped-up in Vancouver.
Did you know that more than 3,200 six-pack beverage can rings and 38,412 food wrappers/containers were picked up along BC’s shorelines last year? That’s 800 cans of pop and enough fast-food breakfast, lunch and dinners for one person for 35 years!