What kind of traveller are you? Are you an Over-packer, an Adventure Seeker, a Sun Worshipper, the Carry-on Crusader or the Leader of the Pack? No matter what kind of traveller you are, read below to help you get through YVR in a flash and on to your flight as easily as possible during our busiest summer travel season to date.
Ever wondered how many living plants make up YVR’s Green Wall or what type of vehicles are allowed to drive on the airfield? For the past five years, Grade 5 students from across the Lower Mainland have learned the answer to these questions and more when they participate in YVR’s School Tour Program.
We're proud to welcome a new member to our Wildlife Management team. Warning: cute factor x 1000!
This month, we talk to Aaron Roeck, an Airfield Operations Specialist with the Airfield and Emergency Services team at Vancouver Airport Authority. Aaron is one of the master chefs who will be flipping pancakes at the second annual YVR Community Pancake Breakfast that happens Wednesday, September 18 from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at the Templeton Station bus parking lot.
On September 5th, Vancouver Airport Authority and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) opened Automated Passport Control to Canadian passport holders travelling to the United States from Vancouver International Airport (YVR) for temporary business or pleasure.
On July 30th, four officers from Canada Border Services Agency stationed at Vancouver International Airport (YVR) were instrumental in saving a man’s life after he collapsed and became unconscious with no pulse. The quick reaction of these four officers along with the response from many others was an extraordinary demonstration of teamwork from the greater YVR community.
YVR offers flights to over 120 destinations around the world. However, your closest flights to home are found at Vino Volo’s two locations at YVR – no ticket or boarding pass required!
Whether you crave some crunchy kale or crispy carrots, you’ll be able to find these veggies and more to satisfy any summer salad craving right here at YVR. Here’s a few super salads that will leave you feeling healthy – and help you forgo the guilt when you grab those gummy bears for your carry-on.
Ted Talks are the inspiration for The Aviation Leadership Foundation’s event The Spirit of Leadership: A High Tea Adventure happening on Tuesday, July 30th from 2:00 to 4:30 pm at the Georgia Hotel
YVR Take-Off Fridays is already a blast, with DJs spinning live music in the terminal and various entertainers positioned throughout the airport, but the First Paper Airplane Competition drew a big crowd and provided plenty of excitement.