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Mar 26, 2014, 15:34 ET

YVR Named #1 Airport in North America for the Fifth Consecutive Year

More than 12 million passengers voted on worldwide airport travel experiences RICHMOND, BC, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Vancouver...

Mar 12, 2014, 08:00 ET

Vancouver Airport Authority Announces Agreement with Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Install Automated Passport Control Kiosks at the World's Busiest Airport

New kiosks speed customs entry process for international travellers VANCOUVER, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Vancouver Airport Authority (YVR)...

Jan 08, 2014, 14:16 ET

Boeing 787 on Final Approach to YVR

Vancouver International Airport Ushers in the Year of the Dreamliner RICHMOND, BC, Jan. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Vancouver International Airport (YVR)...

Sep 05, 2013, 10:00 ET

YVR First Airport to Open Automated Passport Control to Canadians

YVR-developed technological solution quadruples efficiency for processing passengers through U.S. Customs and Border Protection RICHMOND, BC,...

Aug 30, 2013, 01:55 ET

Vancouver Airport Authority and the Public Service Alliance of Canada Reach Tentative Agreement - Strike Averted

RICHMOND, BC, Aug. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - Vancouver Airport Authority and the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) are pleased to announce they...

Jul 19, 2013, 13:00 ET

China Eastern Airlines Announces Doubling of Daily YVR-Shanghai Service

Expanded service means more travel options, trade opportunities and job growth for B.C. RICHMOND, BC, July 19, 2013 /CNW/ - China Eastern...

Jun 18, 2013, 17:32 ET
Tuesday, June 18, 2013; Craig Richmond, Vancouver Airport Authority's new CEO, greets the airport community at Vancouver International Airport. Richmond officially starts his job at Canada's second-busiest airport on July 2, 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/Vancouver Airport Authority)

ARRIVED: Craig Richmond Named President & CEO, Vancouver Airport Authority

B.C.-born candidate returns to YVR with international airport experience - and a passion for planes RICHMOND, BC, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -...

Apr 10, 2013, 14:28 ET

Vancouver International Airport named Best Airport in North America By Skytrax, the world's foremost independent passenger survey

RICHMOND, BC, April 10, 2013 /CNW/ - Vancouver International Airport (YVR) was named Best Airport in North America at the Skytrax World Airport...

Jun 23, 2011, 09:00 ET

Around the Airport in 80 Days

Vancouver Airport Authority Launches Unique Contest to Select a Live@YVR Correspondent to Live, Eat and Sleep at YVR for 80 Days To view the...

Sep 20, 2010, 12:00 ET

YVR Welcomes the 16th World Route Development Forum

Significant announcements herald airport incentives, government fuel tax relief and increased airline capacity VANCOUVER, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/...

May 13, 2008, 01:00 ET

Vancouver Airport Authority Announces Partnership with Citi Infrastructure Investors

RICHMOND, BC, May 13 /PRNewswire/ - Vancouver Airport Authority today announced it has entered into a partnership with Citi Infrastructure...

Nov 22, 2006, 00:00 ET

A380 at YVR - Media Registration Information

RICHMOND, BC, Nov. 22 /PRNewswire/ - Media are invited to Vancouver International Airport (YVR) on November 29 to see the Airbus A380 on its only...