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

'They are taxis': Burnaby to charge ride-hailing cars same fees as cabs

New licensing scheme expected to be temporary as Metro Vancouver municipalities work on a regional model

Funding troubles ground fledgling airline Canada Jetlines

The saga behind the ultra-low-cost carrier that has been planning to launch since 2012 involves alleged corporate scheming

TransLink releases comprehensive winter plan for transit in Metro Vancouver

TransLink has released details of its ‘Winter Plan 2019/20’ which includes new initiatives and improvements to prepare for adverse weather events. The new plan comes coincides with the launch of the...

Ryan Uy

Forty under 40 winner 2019; Director of finance and administration, DP World (Canada) Inc., Age 39

Derrick Li

Forty Under 40 winner 2019, Executive director, corporate services, Coast Mountain Bus Co. Age 37

Hong Kong Airlines to discontinue direct flight route to Vancouver

Hong Kong Airlines has announced that it will discontinue its direct flights to Vancouver citing a ‘challenging business environment’ caused by civil unrest in Hong Kong. The decision comes after...

Metro Vancouver asks TransLink to float idea of electric river bus for Fraser River

Metro Vancouver regional district is asking TransLink to conduct a feasibility study for an electric river bus on the Fraser River. At Friday’s meeting, the regional district’s board agreed to...

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Harbour Air to test-fly ‘world’s first fully electric commercial aircraft’ December 11

The Beaver seaplane retrofitted with a 750 horsepower all-electric magni500 propulsion system

YVR hoping to keep emissions from soaring

Airport to develop biofuel supply chain to reduce emissions from flying