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

Opposition unites, calls for federal transport minister to address airport chaos

B.C. NDP and Conservative MPs want Omar Alghabra to face Parliamentary committee

Coast Mountain Bus Company feels supply chain pinch

But no bus routes have seen service delays, according to TransLink spokesman

Canadian airlines come in at low end of on-time performance: analytics firm

TORONTO — Aviation analytics company Cirium says Canada's two biggest airlines ranked low in terms of on-time performance this year. The data firm says that among the 10 biggest airlines in Canada...

Passenger advocate urges stranded Sunwing passengers in Mexico to take legal action

As hundreds of Canadians scramble to get home after their Sunwing flights from Mexico were cancelled last week, a passengers' rights advocate says stranded travellers should consider legal action if...

YVR CEO 'pleased' with airport's performance after tarmac chaos

Vancouver International Airport (YVR)'s mass delays and cancellations this week were "unacceptable," but everything appeared on track Friday, according to its CEO, who was "pleased" with the...

Travel to Canada remains about 25 per cent below 2019 level

Non-U.S. international travel to Canada is 35.5 per cent below where it was in 2019

YVR 'operational' amid evolving storm, flights cancelled by WestJet, Air Canada

But the 'severe winter weather' could affect flights later in the day as snow changes into freezing rain.

'Unacceptable': Vancouver airport addresses winter storm cancellations, long waits on planes

YVR addresses mass cancellations and delays caused by the winter storm.

Another day of 'longer wait times and reduced service' on TransLink in Metro Vancouver

The cold snap has not broken, and TransLink is getting Thursday's commute going with a strong warning about service delays and disruptions.