#EHviationEvent: Abbotsford International Terminal Expansion

Introduction: For many years, the Abbotsford Airport (YXX) was known as “YVR’s Third Runway”. Twenty-two years after being transferred to the city of Abbotsford in a $10 handover, the airport once known solely for its world-famous airshow is now handling over 800,000 passengers and stimulating economic growth in the Fraser Valley. The story is truly … More #EHviationEvent: Abbotsford International Terminal Expansion

Developing Story: Boeing’s flagship 737 faces new adversity

For the first time in over 25 years, Boeing’s 737 program is facing adversity. The 737 MAX, Boeing’s short-haul answer to the Airbus A320 NEO (New Engine Option), has now been grounded worldwide as investigators race to figure out if the aircraft is a danger to the flying public. As this is a developing story, I’ll … More Developing Story: Boeing’s flagship 737 faces new adversity

Hot Air 8: What’s next for WestJet? [2/2]

With WestJet in the midst of a major transition, their changing place in the industry continues to gain international attention. As recently as November 13th, WestJet has been recognized for its success as a low-cost carrier (Named the Best Low-Cost Airline in North America according to AirlineRatings). While the airline is undoubtedly proud of the recognition, … More Hot Air 8: What’s next for WestJet? [2/2]

#EHviationEvent: Huānyíng Hainan! Welcome to Vancouver!

Huānyíng Hainan!  On May 25th, 2018, YVR’s traditional water cannon salute signaled the arrival of Hainan Airlines flight 7959 from Shenzhen (via Tianjin). There must have been some Chinese Fortune shining on the airport as the Honoured guests and media representatives were able to enjoy Hainan’s stunning livery under sunny skies. YVR’s newest airline partner … More #EHviationEvent: Huānyíng Hainan! Welcome to Vancouver!

The C-Series Saga: Boeing vs Bombardier (Part 2)

By September 2017, the United States’ Department of Commerce was ready to release its primary ruling on Boeing‘s trade complaint. As we discussed in part 1, an air of economic uncertainty, largely created by the events of the 2016 Presidential Election, seemed destined to play a part in Boeing‘s complaint resolution. Fresh off a polarizing election, Donald Trump’s … More The C-Series Saga: Boeing vs Bombardier (Part 2)