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Predictions for British Columbia’s 2021-22 ski season can be summed up in two words: La Niña. The weather phenomenon will play a key role in the province’s weather pattern this winter, and that’s good news for skiers and shredders. During a La Niña, sea surface temperatures in the open waters of the Pacific Ocean near […]

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Planning a trip during the crisp, less-crowded season of fall unveils one of the best times for hiking, biking and other outdoor pursuits, including all the flavours of the fall harvest. As the heat of the summer season subsides and the crowds decrease, it’s the perfect time to visit the Comox Valley. Here’s our guide […]

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Add this sunshine city to your bucket list! Did you know that Environment Canada reports Cranbrook as having the most sunshine hours of any city in BC? It’s a golfers paradise, an adventure playground for the outdoor enthusiast and a foodies delight with an impressive variety of cuisine. Visit Cranbrook – the base camp to […]

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There are so many beautiful places to stay in British Columbia and for your next visit, we suggest to stay at an Indigenous-owned accommodation that celebrates Indigenous culture and community. Here is a list of Indigenous-owned accommodations in the destinations that we serve.   Indigenous Tourism BC Indigenous Tourism BC is your go-to site to […]

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We are excited to introduce our improved internet booking engine and new Apple/Google wallet electronic boarding passes for a quicker and more convenient online customer experience.   The new internet booking engine offers a simplified and modern aesthetic look that formats to mobile, tablet, and desktop devices allowing for easy navigation. The flight search has […]

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We’re excited to celebrate 21 years of service to our beautiful capital city, Victoria! Our service currently operates non-stop flights six days a week between Vancouver South Terminal Airport and Victoria International Airport. Did you know we have six days a week non-stop flights from Victoria to Kelowna Airport six days a week too? As […]

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Pacific Coastal Airlines is proud to celebrate 15 years of service to the Trail Regional Airport on Tuesday, April 6, 2021. “We’ve enjoyed serving the residents of the West Kootenay region over the past 15 years and look forward to many more to come,” says Pacific Coastal’s Vice President of Commercial Services Johnathan Richardson. “We’re […]

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In aviation, on-time performance (OTP) is a very important factor as it measures the ability of our services to be on-time. As the travel industry can encounter many challenges and uncontrollable delays, we know that achieving 100% OTP is a huge accomplishment. Lloydminster (YLL), one of our WestJet Link bases in Alberta, is celebrating one-year […]

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The holiday season is here and although this year may be different than the years before, we wanted to share some of our tips and reminders to help reduce any stress and ensure that your travel experience is safe and seamless this year. As Dr. Bonnie Henry says, ‘Be kind, be calm and be safe’. […]

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Two of our Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (AME), Shane Davis and Shaun Radford are celebrating major milestone anniversaries with Pacific Coastal Airlines. We are pleased to let them share their stories about working with our airline. Shane Davis – Maintenance Lead – 20 Years Shane was introduced to the aviation industry at an early age. His […]

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