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Nov

17

2016

Airport expansion, additions boost services for travellers

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Just in time for the busy winter season, Nanaimo Airport is taking customer service to new heights. The Central island’s airport of choice has made several service enhancements, and has more planned. Passengers are already enjoying these top 3 benefits: 1. More seats in the departure lounge for peak travel periods This reduces congestion in […]

Jul

07

2016

Aviation Gateway unlocks potential of airport’s land

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Developing the commercial potential of Nanaimo Airport will provide economic benefits to Central Island Vancouver Islanders for decades to come. And to fulfill that potential, the airport has partnered with an industry expert in aviation-related development to help attract business investment. EFC Developments, which has led many projects in Western Canada that have been welcomed […]

Sep

09

2015

New service to Edmonton opens up the world

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Imagine waking up in London, Hawaii, Mexico or Florida just hours after leaving Nanaimo. You’re not dreaming. Thanks to connecting flights leaving your airport daily, Central Islanders can conveniently leave home in the afternoon and wake up in destinations around Canada, the U.S., Mexico, the Caribbean and Europe the next day. Affordable travel possibilities become […]

Jun

04

2015

7 Things You May Not Know About Your Airport

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How well do you know your Nanaimo Airport? Here are some interesting facts about the Central Island’s airport of choice: We’re non-profit Our 224 hectares (550 acres), which include the nearby Cottonwood Golf Course, are operated by the not-for-profit and independent Nanaimo Airport Commission. Its nine members are carefully selected appointees, with four representing the […]

Apr

08

2015

Proposed Expansion Benefits the Community

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Ongoing Improvements! Your airport is planning an $11-million expansion of the air terminal building that will improve services to passengers and possibly lead to more connecting flights to destinations around the world. The work will expand floor space in the existing Air Terminal Building, create more room for the CATSA/G4S (the people who provide security […]