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April 6th, 2018

The BC Government’s carbon tax increase took effect April 1 2018. This equates to a 17% change in the carbon tax and Pacific Coastal has adjusted its carbon tax fee to offset this uncontrollable increase to its cost of operation. The carbon tax is clearly displayed as a separate line item under “Air Transportation Charges” […]

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February 27th, 2018

The most non-stop flight options between Victoria and Kelowna Increased flights between Vancouver and Tofino on Fridays and Mondays Richmond, BC – Pacific Coastal Airlines is pleased to announce its 2018 Summer Schedule which will be in effect June 4 to September 3, 2018. “This schedule is designed to increase capacity to destinations expected to […]

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February 13th, 2018

Richmond, BC – Pacific Coastal Airlines is implementing a fuel surcharge for all bookings made or changed on or after Monday, February 19, 2018. “Although we are always working to reduce operational costs, there are some cost items that remain outside of our control and fuel prices are one of them,” says Pacific Coastal Airlines […]

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January 31st, 2018

Richmond, BC – Pacific Coastal Airlines is pleased to announce its 2018 Spring Schedule which will be in effect from March 4 to June 3, 2018. The new schedule includes a new, daily non-stop flight between Vancouver and Tofino beginning Tuesday, April 3. “This new route is a natural fit for our airline and introduces […]

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December 8th, 2017

The festive season is drawing near and many of us are excited to share some precious moments with friends and family. If your holiday plans include flying with Pacific Coastal Airlines we’re happy to offer you some helpful advice to make your holiday travel the best it can be. Book Early This is a busy […]

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November 24th, 2017

Richmond, BC – Pacific Coastal Airlines has entered into a Capacity Purchase Agreement (CPA) with WestJet. Operating under the name WestJet Link, Pacific Coastal Airlines’ aircraft will connect the communities of Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, Cranbrook, Lloydminster and Prince George to WestJet’s hub at the Calgary International Airport. “All of us at Pacific Coastal Airlines are […]

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November 14th, 2017

Richmond, BC – Pacific Coastal Airlines is pleased to announce a new daily afternoon service between Vancouver and Tofino effective Tuesday, April 3, 2018. The 45 minute flight will be attractive to those seeking a quick, convenient, and affordable travel option between the lower mainland and Vancouver Island’s west coast communities. The new flight will […]

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October 17th, 2017

Richmond, BC: Effective November 1, 2017 Pacific Coastal Airlines will implement a new Check-in Policy recommending all passengers to check-in 60 minutes prior to scheduled departure time. Passengers must be at the boarding gate no later than 15 minutes prior to scheduled departure time. Passengers who do not arrive at the boarding gate 15 minutes […]

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October 11th, 2017

New Checked Baggage Policy for Canadian Military Richmond, BC: Effective Monday, October 16, both active and former members of the Canadian Forces traveling for business or personal will be entitled to check-in two checked bags, up to 50lbs and/or 62” linear dimensions each, at no charge. Although the checked baggage fees will be waived, the […]

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July 31st, 2017

Source Club Powell River; NEC Native Education College Vancouver; Ktunaxa Scotty’s House and Street Angels Program Cranbrook; BCEDA Disaster Recovery Program Richmond, BC – Pacific Coastal Airlines is pleased to announce the recipients of funds raised at its 25th Annual Memorial Charity Golf Tournament. “This annual charity golf tournament is a labour of love, says […]

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