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Jun

08

2017

Airport stays connected with communities it serves

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Nanaimo Airport became the central Island’s airport of choice by listening to the people it serves. A nine-member board of directors ensures the communities in the region are heard. Five of the directors are nominated entities — City of Nanaimo, Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce, The Town of Ladysmith, Cowichan Valley Regional District and Regional District […]

Feb

14

2017

Airport sponsorships support families, community

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What comes to mind when you think of Nanaimo Airport? Travel is an obvious choice, since the airport is the Central Island’s gateway to the world. But something else is also a big part of its identity: family. Nanaimo Airport is an important part of the large family of communities that make up this region. […]

Oct

14

2016

Eco-friendly airport protects environment

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Nanaimo Airport isn’t focused solely on the skies. The Central Island’s gateway to the world also devotes its attention to the land and water. That’s because protecting the environment is one of Nanaimo Airport Commission’s key corporate values. Environmental stewardship plays a major role in the commission’s business decisions. The eco-friendly culture drives a variety […]

Sep

19

2016

Airport business partnerships huge boost for local economy

By laurie Comments Off on Airport business partnerships huge boost for local economy

The key to serving the hundreds of thousands of people who use Nanaimo Airport? Partnerships with local businesses. A variety of Central Vancouver Island firms partner with the Nanaimo Airport Commission to provide passengers with everything from fresh food to transportation. They also serve other businesses that depend on the airport for moving goods on […]

Aug

01

2016

Airport helps kids meet world-famous Snowbirds

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Thanks in part to Nanaimo Airport, some Central Island children living with serious illnesses will get to meet the pilots of the world-famous Canadian Forces Snowbirds . The 431 Squadron aces serve as ambassadors to the non-profit CH.I.L.D. Foundation, which helps children living with inflammatory bowel diseases. The pilots will be in Nanaimo on August […]