Pacific Coastal Airlines announced the addition of new evening service from Vancouver International Airport to Comox Valley Airport and Campbell River Airport, effective April 2, 2017.
The flights will operate six days a week from Sunday through Friday.
The non-stop flights from Vancouver to Comox depart Vancouver at 09.00 pm and arrive in Comox at 09.35 pm. The direct flights from Vancouver to Campbell River, via Comox, depart Vancouver at 09.00 pm arriving in Campbell River at 10.00pm.
Pacific Coastal Airlines’ President Quentin Smith, said:
“We’ve been providing regularly scheduled service to the Campbell River and Comox airports for many years and the addition of these new later evening flights are a reflection of our continued commitment to the people who live and work in these and other mid-island communities”.
“As an airline with deep roots in British Columbia, we understand the importance of these connections to the overall economic development of the region,” added Smith.
Pacific Coastal will operate the 19-seat Beechcraft 1900C on the new evening service.
Founded by a one-time truck logger Daryl Smith in Bella Coola more than 50 years ago, Pacific Coastal Airlines is a privately owned and operated British Columbia-based business with head offices located at the YVR South Terminal in Richmond, B.C. It provides regularly scheduled flights and cargo services to 15 airports and connects to more than 65 destinations in British Columbia in conjunction with its affiliate partner Wilderness Seaplanes located in Port Hardy on northern Vancouver Island and Charter services across western Canada and the U.S.