- West Coast Air
fleet_size = 20
destinations = 7
IATA = 8O [ [http://www.airlinecodes.co.uk/ Airline Codes] ]
ICAO = N/A
callsign = Coast Air
Vancouver, British Columbia
key_people = Rick Baxter
hubs = Vancouver Harbour Aerodrome
secondary_hubs = Vancouver Int'l Aerodrome
Victoria Inner Harbour Airport
Nanaimo Harbour Aerodrome
website = [http://www.westcoastair.com/ www.westcoastair.com]
West Coast Air is a scheduled and charter
airlinebased in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The airline flies routes between Vancouver and Victoria, primarily with de Havilland Canadafloat planes.
Harbour Air, they operate the Vancouver Harbour Water Aerodrome.
West Coast Air was originally the float plane division of
Air BC. Rick Baxter, a commercial pilot, became a partner in 1998, and bought West Coast Air outright in 2004.
In August 2006, West Coast Air acquired the assets of
Pacific Wings Airlines, expanding its routes.
On April 20 2007, West Coast Air completed the purchase of
Baxter Aviation, adding a further 9 de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaveraircraft to its fleet, and increasing its number of employees to over 150.
Current destinations as of April 2008 [http://westcoastair.com/HTML/RouteMap.asp Route Map] ] :
Vancouver Harbour Water Aerodrome(Vancouver)
Vancouver International Water Aerodrome(Richmond)
Victoria Inner Harbour Airport(Victoria)
** Whistler (June to Sept)
Nanaimo Harbour Water Aerodrome(Nanaimo)
Jervis Inlet(Earl's Cove, Chatterbox Falls)
In addition to scheduled flights, West Coast Air operates scenic flights, scheduled tours, and private charters. Small amounts of cargo may also be carried.
As of April 25th 2007, the West Coast Air fleet consisted of 20 aircraft:
* [http://www.westcoastair.com Official website]
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
West Coast Air — West Coast Air … Deutsch Wikipedia
West Coast Air — ИАТА 80 ИКАО YWZ Позывной COAS … Википедия
West Coast — may refer to:In geography: * West Coast, Tasmania in Australia * West Coast, Singapore * West Coast, New Zealand * West Coast District Municipality, South Africa * West Coast Municipality, Western Cape, South Africa * West Coast, Western Cape,… … Wikipedia
West Coast Airlines — granted the first regional airline certificate to West Coast Airlines. On July 1, 1968, West Coast merged with Pacific Air Lines and Bonanza Air Lines to form Air West, later Hughes Airwest. At the time of the merger, West Coast operated a fleet… … Wikipedia
West Coast Airlines Flight 956 — Accident summary Date October 1, 1966 Type Controlled flight into terrain Site … Wikipedia
Coast Air — IATA BX ICAO CST Callsign COAST CENTER Founded 1988 Ceas … Wikipedia
Air West Coast — is an airline in New Zealand.It operates flights between Wellington and two West Coast towns, Westport and Greymouth, [ [http://www.airwestcoast.co.nz/daily.html Air West Coast Daily Service] ] [ [http://www.wellingtonairport.co.nz/html/airportinf… … Wikipedia
West Coast Resurrection — est second album indépendant de The Game mais le premier sorti en Europe. Il est produit par SPV Recording et sort en 2005 Track : 01 Intro ft JT The Bigga Figga 02 The Streetz Of Compton ft JT The Bigga Figga 03 Blacksox ft JT The Bigga… … Wikipédia en Français
West Coast offense — In American football, West Coast Offense ( WCO ) is one of two similar but distinct offensive strategic systems of play: (A) the Air Coryell system; or (B) more commonly the pass play system popularized by Bill Walsh. However, WCO may simply… … Wikipedia
West Coast Main Line — The West Coast Main Line (WCML) [ [http://www.dft.gov.uk/pgr/rail/pi/wcml/ West Coast Main Line] ] is a busy mixed traffic railway route in the United Kingdom. It is central to the provision of fast, long distance Intercity passenger services… … Wikipedia