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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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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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Meet Christopher Spring – Vancouver based ramp agent, pilot, and three time Olympic bobsledder. Christopher began bobsledding in 2007 at Canada Olympic Park in Calgary. “It all happened so fast (excuse the pun) as I was visiting the track to watch a race and got to talking to one of the athletes there. They asked […]

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The great American writer Pearl S. Buck said, “The secret of joy in work is contained in one word – excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.” This notion certainly applies to some of our co-workers who recently celebrated major milestone anniversaries at Pacific Coastal. Their hard work and dedication […]

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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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