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2013

5 Tips to Stress Free Travel from the Nanaimo Airport December  Nanaimo,British Columbia — The next 10 days at the Nanaimo Airport will be the busiest period of the year.
Nanaimo Airport Kicks off Community Campaign December Nanaimo,British Columbia – According to a recently released report, B.C. has the second-highest child-poverty rate in Canada.
Airport Gives Away Dream Trip and Car November Nanaimo,British Columbia – Excitement was high at the Nanaimo Airport on Wednesday night while 30 qualifiers waited to learn if they would be winners.
Nanaimo Airport Expanding Again October Nanaimo,British Columbia – After posting passenger growth numbers of over 30% per month for the past four months, it should come as no surprise that the Nanaimo Airport is expanding.
Nanaimo Airport Thriving  July Nanaimo, British Columbia — A thriving airport not only gives residents more travel options, but has a significant economic impact on the whole region.
Nanaimo Airport Ready to Welcome WestJet June Nanaimo, British Columbia –  It’s been four months since WestJet Encore announced they would begin daily non-stop service from Nanaimo to Calgary, on June 24.
New Board Member Appointed April Nanaimo, British Columbia — Following today’s Annual General Meeting, a few changes will be taking place around the board table of the Nanaimo Airport Commission (NAC).
Nanaimo lands new WestJet service February CALGARY, Feb. 11, 2013 /CNW/ — WestJet today announced the launch of new non-stop daily service between Nanaimo, British Columbia and Calgary.
Area Food Banks the Big Winner in Airport Campaign  January Nanaimo, British Columbia — Central Vancouver Island food banks will be able to help even more families this January, thanks to the resident support of the CAN‐nections 2012 campaign.

2012

Nanaimo Airport Kicks Off Community Campaign  December Nanaimo, British Columbia — According to a recently released report, B.C. has the second-highest child-poverty rate in Canada.
NAC Hosts Open House  Nov Nanaimo, British Columbia – The Nanaimo Airport is throwing open its doors on Friday, November 23 and inviting the public to an open house.
Nanaimo Airport Kicks Off Flying Ace Challenge  Oct Nanaimo, British Columbia (October 22, 2012) — It’s understandable that with all the improvements at the Nanaimo Airport over the past few years, that area resident’s awareness levels may not have kept pace with the changes.
Nanaimo Airport to test Emergency Preparedness  October Nanaimo, British Columbia – The Nanaimo Airport plans to test its emergency response plan with a live exercise on Thursday, October 18, 2012.
Nanaimo Airport Shatters Records  September Nanaimo, British Columbia – 2012 has been a record shattering year at the Nanaimo Airport.
Nanaimo Airport Everyone is a Winner  July Nanaimo, British Columbia — Excitement was high last night as the Nanaimo Airport hosted the qualifiers of the six week, “Thanks A Million” Contest.
Nanaimo Airport Media Release Millionth Passenger Milestone Achieved  July Nanaimo, British Columbia — Celebrations are in full swing at the Nanaimo Airport this week, as the team welcomed the one millionth passenger as a part of the Million and Beyond campaign.
Nanaimo Airport New Faces at the Board Table  June Nanaimo, British Columbia – There are a  number of new faces at the board table of the Nanaimo Airport Commission (NAC), due to the structured rotation of the positions.  Russ Burke, has taken over the Captain’s seat at the Nanaimo Airport Commission (NAC) succeeding long time Chair, Jerry Pink.
Nanaimo Airport Ready for Expansion  June Nanaimo, British Columbia— With the upgraded terminal and double digit growth in passenger numbers in the last 10 months, the Nanaimo Airport is ready to expand again.
Nanaimo Airport Helps Share Motocross Safety Message  May Nanaimo, British Columbia—Normally the roar of jet engines is associated with airports. However on Mother’s Day, the roar of motorsports will be.
Residents Rally Support for the Nanaimo Airport  February Nanaimo, British Columbia – The team at the Nanaimo Airport are thrilled by the support of the regional residents for their “Gaining Altitude – A Million and Beyond” campaign.
Nanaimo Airport Campaign Takes Off  January Nanaimo, British Columbia— Fresh off five months of record-breaking passenger numbers, the Nanaimo Airport (YCD) is issuing a passenger challenge for 2012.
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2011

Fun and Games at Nanaimo Airport November Nanaimo, BC – Hundreds of Central Island residents relived their childhood on Sunday, Nov 20 as a part of the Nanaimo Airport’s Great Paper Airplane Contest.
Nanaimo Airport Sizzling Sun Travel Show November The Sizzling Sun Travel Show & Great Paper Airplane Contest at the Nanaimo Airport  Sunday November 20th 2011 Noon-4pm
Nanaimo Airport Paper Planes for a Cause November According to the Canadian Diabetes Association, there are more than 9 million Canadians living with diabetes or pre-diabetes.
Nanaimo Airport Sunny Sam Contest Winner October Nanaimo, BC – After 10 weeks of hundreds of photos, and thousands of Facebook votes, the Nanaimo Airport has a winner in the Sunny Sam Photo Contest.
Nanaimo Airport Sunny Sam Contest Success September Nanaimo, BC – Want to know where central island residents are traveling these days? Just check out Sunny Sam’s photo gallery: http://sunnysam.com/image.
Nanaimo Airport Official Opening September Nanaimo, BC – Federal, provincial and municipal officials joined the Nanaimo Airport (YCD) today to celebrate the official opening of the expanded airport terminal building.
Nanaimo Airport Sunny Sam Photo Contest  July Nanaimo, BC – During your summer travels snap your photo with a little yellow Sunny Sam squeeze toy and you could score a travel-related prize from Nanaimo Airport.
Nanaimo Airport New Wesbite Launch June Nanaimo, BC – The family travel season is taking off easier than ever at Nanaimo Airport this summer, thanks to a new YCD website launching Friday, June 24.

2010

Mar 31, 2010 Nanaimo Daily News Winter Reliability Problem Disappears
Apr 29, 2010 Nanaimo News Bulletin Airport Upgrading
Jul 8, 2010 Nanaimo News Bulletin Airport Upgrade Phase 2 underway
Aug 2010 Nanaimo Magazine Destination Nanaimo-YCD
Oct 6,2010 Nanaimo Daily News Airport Expands Routes
Building for the Future The Nanaimo Airport – YCD is currently expanding its services to ensure dependable all-weather service.
Dependable Flight Service Continues With Phase Two of the Nanaimo Airport Expansion- YCD in full swing, the local mid-island region is continuing to experience the benefits of a dependable flight service
YCD Begins Phase Two of Airport The second phase of the Nanaimo Airport Improvement Project is officially underway and progressing toward its expected completion of Spring – 2011.

2009

Dec 16, 2009 Nanaimo Daily News New equipement will improve operations at Nanaimo Airport
Dec 15, 2009 Nanaimo Airport CommissionFormally announces completion of runway improvement project
Nov 28, 2009 Times ColonistAirport upgrade expected to boost Nanaimo economy
Nov 26, 2009 Nanaimo Daily News
Impressive expansion plans take flight in Nanaimo
Latest technology helps out during foul weather
Airport captures environmental award
Raymond Collishaw was the greatest of all time
President’s message: Safety is No. 1 focus
Board chairman pleased with exciting new plans
New runway will attract carriers
Airport expansion will boost Nanaimo economy
Sept 24, 2009 Office of Premier News ReleaseGov. Partner to Create Jobs Stimulate Economy
Sept 7, 2009 Journal of CommerceNanaimo Airport undergoes major renovations
Aug 12, 2009 Snowbirds fly for a cause
Aug 5, 2009 Nanaimo Port Authority Media ReleaseSnowbirds *Fly for C.H.I.L.D.* Air Demonstration in Nanaimo
Apr 30, 2009 Vision Nanaimo Media ReleaseAirport takes off
Apr 6, 2009 Nanaimo Daily News Media ReleaseAirport growth set to begin
Apr 4, 2009 Office of Premier – News ReleaseLonger runway will increase business at Nanaimo Airport
Apr 4, 2009 Premier’s Media ReleaseGround Breaking Event
Mar 19, 2009 Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce celebrates 120th Birthday
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