Vancouver International Airport (YVR)


Vancouver Airport Authority is a community-based, not-for-profit organization that manages Vancouver
International Airport (YVR). Canada's second busiest airport, YVR served 25.9 million passengers in 2018.
Fifty-six airlines serve YVR, connecting people and businesses to more than 125 non-stop destinations
worldwide. In 2019, YVR was voted Best Airport in North America for the 10th consecutive year in the
Skytrax World Airport Awards.

As a recognized leader in sustainability, Vancouver Airport Authority has a comprehensive
Environmental Management Plan that outlines our environmental priorities that are aligned with our
mission and values. The plan sets measurable targets to reduce our carbon emissions, increase our
water efficiency, divert waste from our landfills and protect and enhance the habitat on Sea Island.
Our historic, 30-year Friendship and Sustainability Agreement with the Musqueam Indian Band is
enabling us to work together to build a sustainable and mutually beneficial future for the airport and our

Vancouver Airport Authority is a dedicated community partner and in 2019 donated more than
$1,000,000 to local organizations. We are committed to creating an airport that British Columbia can be
proud of being a premier global gateway, local economic generator and community contributor.