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YVR Air Mail

Official Newsletter for Vancouver Airport Authority

May 2012

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Skytrax

YVR Named Best In North America

Vancouver International Airport has been named Best Airport in North America for the third year in a row as part of the 2012 Skytrax World Airport Awards.

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FOD

Celebrating 20 Years of FOD Walks

More than 200 volunteers from across the YVR community woke up before dawn earlier this month to participate in Vancouver Airport Authority’s annual Foreign Object Debris (FOD) Walk.

Click for More Info Check out YVR's early morning FOD Walk.

BiketoWork

Bike to Work Week

YVR’s Sea Island home is a perfect destination for cycling. With extensive bike paths and lanes, parking and Canada Line access, biking to, from or near the airport is accessible to every level of enthusiast.

Click for More Info Learn more about Cycling at YVR & Bike to Work Week

ABC

YVR’s Automated Border Clearance Program Expands

A pilot project born at YVR to reduce Customs Hall wait times and improve the overall passenger experience will expand to other Canadian airports this year.

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Virgin

The British Are Coming

Anglomania is taking over YVR as the red carpet is rolled out for the May 24 launch of Virgin Atlantic Airways’ new non-stop service from Vancouver International Airport to London-Heathrow.

Click for More Info See how the British have invaded YVR this month.

Japadog

Japadog Opens at YVR

A Vancouver food cart phenomenon has opened its first airport location at YVR – just in time for spring and summer.

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ACOTM

Aircraft of the Month: Boeing 737 Next Generation

The Boeing 737 Next Generation, or 737NG, is the name given to the 600,700,800, and 900 series of the updated version of the classic 737.

Click for More Info Get all the details about the Boeing 737 Next Generation series.

DID YOU KNOW?

There are 6,500 free baggage carts at YVR, including specialized oversized luggage carts.

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