Aviation and Aerospace Headlines

Jan 28, 2016

China Airlines flight gets stuck in grass at YVR Airport


China Airlines Flight 32, flying into Vancouver from Taipei, took a wide turn as it was taxiing to the airport shortly after 6 p.m. and went into the grass, according to YVR. Read more

Northern Lights Award Nominations Now Open

Northern Lights looking to recognize outstanding women in aviation and aerospace and are accepting nominations for the 2016 awards. Read more

The Sky’s No Limit – Girls Fly Too! to participate in Chinatown’s famous New Year parade

On February 14, 2016 The Sky’s No Limit – Girls Fly Too! intends to celebrate Chinese New Year in exceptional style with their signature helicopter escorted by the renowned Seaforth Highlanders regimental band and Shot of Scotch Vancouver contemporary highland dance troupe. Read More

WestJet cuts 88 flights between B.C. and Alberta

WestJet is cutting or reducing flights from six B.C.cities  to Alberta’s major airports by March 5. Travellers can blame the downturn in oil prices, said Westjet spokeswoman Lauren Stewart. “With the downturn in the economy, we are seeing less demand for travel to and from energy markets.” Read more

 Weekly Photo Feature by Bradley Friesen

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