Travelling with Ease this Holiday Season

Prince George, BC— With Christmas quickly approaching, the Prince George Airport Authority (PGAA) is offering passengers travel tips to get you to your destination faster. Passenger traffic increases significantly during the Christmas season right through to the second week of January. PGAA Communications Manager, Lindsay Cotter, says “arriving at the airport 90 minutes before your […]

Routine Fire Training at YXS

Prince George, BC- Prince George residents are being asked not to panic if they see black smoke coming from the Prince George Airport area. As part of ongoing recurrent fire training and certification, the Prince George Airport Authority (PGAA) will be conducting aviation related fires in the fire training area of YXS several times over […]

Prince George Airport Authority Increases Fees in 2016

Prince George, BC – The Airport Improvement Fee (AIF) for all departing passengers from the Prince George Airport (YXS) will increase by $5, bringing the AIF to $25.  The new AIF will apply to travel beginning on or after January 1, 2016 for tickets purchased commencing December 1, 2015. “Despite the fact we have a […]

Fire Training Taking Place at YXS

Prince George, BC- Prince George residents are being asked not to panic if they see black smoke coming from the Prince George Airport (YXS) area. As part of ongoing recurrent fire training and certification, the Prince George Airport Authority (PGAA) will be conducting aviation related fires in the fire training area of YXS tomorrow and […]

Canadian airports launch first-ever Canadian Airports Safety Week

Prince George, BC- This week the Prince George Airport (YXS), along with 23 other airports across Canada, are taking part in Canadian Airports Safety Week (CASW), a new airport-led initiative to promote healthy and safe work practices among airport employees. The first program of its kind for the Canadian aviation industry, CASW aims to reach […]

Rosenau Transport Named First Tenant of YXS Cargo Facility

Prince George, BC – The cargo warehouse currently under construction at the Prince George Airport (YXS) will be the new home of Rosenau Transport come November when it opens. The Prince George Airport Authority (PGAA) has been working on securing an anchor tenant for the 25,000 square foot facility; and Rosenau is the perfect fit. […]

Public Piano Makes its way to YXS to Celebrate PG’s Centennial

*Released by P.S. Piano Service* Prince George, BC – P.S. Piano Service and the Prince George Symphony Orchestra are teaming up to bring five public pianos to Prince George to help celebrate its centennial. All of the pianos will be available for the public to play between July 9th and 19th. Two of the pianos will […]

Routine Fire Training Taking Place at YXS

Prince George, BC- The next two weeks will be busy with routine fire training at the Prince George Airport (YXS). Locals are reminded these fires pose no threat to the public or surrounding areas. These fires are held in self-contained training facilities under controlled circumstances and are part of ongoing recurrent fire training and certification. Training is scheduled […]

Prince George Airport Authority Builds Cargo Warehouse Facility at YXS

Prince George, BC – Construction is well underway on a 25,000 square foot cargo warehouse located at the Prince George Airport (YXS). The $5.5 million facility is situated on the north end of the main runway off of Boeing Road. President and CEO of the Prince George Airport Authority (PGAA), John Gibson says “this project is […]