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May

04

2018

Airport AGM returns directors to oversee their legacy

By laurie Comments Off on Airport AGM returns directors to oversee their legacy

A $15-million expansion at Nanaimo Airport that will serve as a legacy for future generations will continue to be steered by the people who envisioned the project. All nine appointed members of the Nanaimo Airport Commission Board of Directors were returned to their posts at the airport’s Annual General Meeting. Directors set the airport’s strategic […]

Sep

15

2017

Blue Navigators make travel friendly, comfortable at Nanaimo Airport

By laurie Comments Off on Blue Navigators make travel friendly, comfortable at Nanaimo Airport

Cassidy resident Jim Cirka has spent roughly 56 days at Nanaimo Airport over the last five years. He’s not a frequent flyer, though. He’s a frequent volunteer, with the Blue Navigators ambassadors at the airport terminal. They all make travel easier for hundreds of thousands of passengers each year. Jim was one of the original […]

Aug

11

2017

With airport support, aviation groups help our region

By laurie Comments Off on With airport support, aviation groups help our region

Nanaimo Airport has for decades been the centre of Central Vancouver Island aviation. And by supporting the aviators of today and tomorrow, it will continue to lead the sector well into the future. The airport is home to commercial airlines, private pilots and aviation buffs in the Nanaimo Flying Club, and the Mid-Island Air Search […]

Jun

08

2017

Airport stays connected with communities it serves

By laurie Comments Off on Airport stays connected with communities it serves

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

By laurie Comments Off on Airport sponsorships support families, community

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. […]