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Sep

01

2018

Expanded airport terminal taking shape, right on schedule

By laurie Comments Off on Expanded airport terminal taking shape, right on schedule

The future at Nanaimo Airport is becoming clearer by the day, thanks to progress on a $15-million Air Terminal Building expansion. Construction activity that began this spring is already transforming the site. With foundation work completed, structural steel will now be erected. By Christmas, airport users will be able to see the outlines of the […]

Aug

03

2018

Airport shares ideas for its land with neighbours

By laurie Comments Off on Airport shares ideas for its land with neighbours

Like other good neighbours, Nanaimo Airport is interested in the views of the people who live around its property. That’s why the airport has for the last year shared information and consulted with neighbouring communities about developing its vacant land. Three public information sessions last month provided yet another opportunity for residents to be heard. […]

Jun

11

2018

New non-stop Toronto flight increases travel options

By laurie Comments Off on New non-stop Toronto flight increases travel options

Central Islanders have long wanted an easier way to travel to Toronto. And this month they’re getting it. Thanks to a partnership with Nanaimo Airport, Air Canada Rouge launches a non-stop Nanaimo-to-Toronto flight on June 22. It will run four times a week. Flights leave Nanaimo at 12:15 p.m. on Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. […]

Apr

17

2018

Nanaimo Airport Breaks Ground on Historic $15-Million Expansion

By Ron Dash Comments Off on Nanaimo Airport Breaks Ground on Historic $15-Million Expansion

Nanaimo, B.C. (April 17, 2018) — The first shovel of dirt was turned over today on a $15-million project that will expand Nanaimo Airport’s (YCD) Air Terminal Building, creating business and investment opportunities at one of the country’s fastest growing airports. Ground was broken on an infrastructure investment project that is a partnership between Nanaimo […]

Apr

01

2018

Airport land development helps economy grow

By laurie Comments Off on Airport land development helps economy grow

Developing vacant land at Nanaimo Airport could be worth millions to the central Vancouver Island economy in new jobs and spending. It’s also essential to regional growth. Airport operations already generate an estimated $230-million annually in economic impact for the region (direct & indirect), making  it a key economic driver for central Vancouver Island. An […]