The Pacific Chapter (CILTNA) is pleased to host a Breakfast Meeting featuring Guest
Speakers: Guy Miller, General Manager, Langley Airport and Marcello Garofalo, General Manager, Boundary Bay Airport

When: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Where: BCIT Downtown Campus

Under the Radar

“The Value‐added secrets of Lower Mainland smaller Airports”

The airports of Abbotsford, Boundary Bay, Langley and Pitt Meadows combined serve
approximately 50% more air traffic movements than YVR. In 2016 these 469,000 landings and takeoffs
supported business, training, passenger and recreational flying and play an important part in
the Lower Mainland economy.
You likely didn’t know that Boundary Bay Airport is 5th in Canada in terms of total movements and
first in local movements. Langley Airport is focused on helicopters and has the largest helicopter
servicing facility in Western Canada. Both Pitt Meadows and Boundary Bay have extended runways
this year and Langley and Pitt Meadows are building new air traffic control towers. Abbotsford is
home to WestJet and the recently announced no‐frills carrier SWOOP.
Come and get an “under the radar” view of some of the contributions these airports make to the
local economy and how they support our Lower Mainland transportation system.

Marian Robson, FCILT
Chair, Pacific Chapter

The proceeding includes the event programme, summary of the guests speeches and Q&A.

CILTNA Pacific Proceedings 171115 Local Airports

 

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