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Pacific Coastal is proud to sponsor three Tofino based surfers – Noah Cohen and the Olin sisters, Mathea and Sanoa. The elder of the two sisters, Mathea, recently won Canada’s first surfing medal at the Pan Am Games in Peru on August 4th. Mathea started surfing around the age of eight where she fell in […]

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Going back to school after the summer holidays can be tough. To make it easier, we’re sharing our top 5 tips to make your back-to-school landing a lot smoother! 1. Make a To-Do List Head to your favourite stationary store to purchase all your school supplies and a notebook that grabs your attention – you’re […]

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Take a hike Whether arriving by air, land or sea, one of the most popular activities among visitors is getting out to stretch their legs, according to Elizabeth Arman-Hume, executive director of the Port Hardy Chamber of Commerce. “People love to go hiking, and we’ve got all sorts of different trails for everyone,” she says. […]

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5 Tips for Summer Travel Each summer we experience an increase in the number of passengers flying with us to exciting destinations in British Columba. As we dive deeper into the summer season, we’d like to share some helpful tips for this busy time of the year. 1. Review your itinerary and check your documents […]

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View full photo-album here It was a great day! More than one hundred and fifty golfers and sponsors from across British Columbia and Canada, with some from as far away as Dallas and Chicago, came together to raise a record amount of money for local charities at Pacific Coastal Airlines’ 27th Annual Memorial Charity Golf […]

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Checking-in for your Pacific Coastal flight is quicker and more convenient than ever with the launch of our new self-serve, online check-in service. Effective Monday, May 6, Pacific Coastal customers have the option of bypassing the airport check-in counter lineups by checking in online with a computer anytime between 24 hours and up to 1 […]

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Life in the 21st century is fast-paced. Even when we’re not at work, it can be hard to relax and stop worrying about our to-do lists. No wonder wellness getaways have become important, and Vancouver Island, with its easy access to lush forests, mesmerizing seascapes, relaxing spas and unique wellness therapies, is an ideal destination. […]

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Pacific Coastal is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and prouder still of the important contribution that women play in our organization. Whether it’s in the air, on the ground, at our head office, or at any one of our sixteen bases, you’ll find strong, intelligent women who work hard every day and in […]

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For a so-called “little” regional airline, we’ve been doing a lot of growing the past few years. There’s no doubt that some of that growth has been driven by a significant increase in passenger numbers at airports across North America. For example, in 2017, Vancouver International Airport welcomed more than 24 million passengers, just shy of its original goal of 25 million passengers […]

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While most Canadians are well aware of Special Olympics, the highly respected global organization that promotes sport and healthy activity for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, some may be surprised to learn of the important role that Canadians played in its creation. Back the 1960’s, test results of children with intellectual disabilities revealed that […]

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