Transportation

BIV's coverage of the transportation sector provides the latest news relating to roads, air travel, shipping, ports and beyond in Vancouver and British Columbia

Turkish Airlines to launch non-stop Istanbul-Vancouver flights May 2

Airline had aimed to launch this route in June, 2020, but the pandemic postponded the flights

Little sign pandemic slowing B.C.’s thirst for electric vehicles

Province adds 20,000 electric vehicles to roads in one year, according to government

Legalized electric kickscooters coming to five Lower Mainland cities

When and where people may legally e-scoot on public property will have to be determined by local councils

$10 billion deep-water Jervis Inlet port proposed

Plan to supplement West Coast cargo capacity could be at odds with whale habitat

Terminal 2 biofilm restoration recipe gets mixed reviews

Port authority’s plan to mitigate environmental damage not realistic, critics say

Vancouver airport charts course for a greener future

With dramatic reductions in passenger and flight volumes, the global aviation industry will be changed forever by COVID-19. While the industry adapts to changing travel requirements and focusing on...

Damon Motors raises US$30m as it preps production of new electric motorbikes

Vancouver firm intends to launch full-scale production in 2022

Recalled YVR staff to work in vaccine clinics

YVR CEO Tamara Vrooman says airport reached partnership with Vancouver Coastal Health

B.C. government to provide $27.2m in grants to inter-city bus companies, regional airports

Aviation sector advocates continue to urge the federal government to also provide support for the industry.