Minister of Transport and the President and CEO of VAA to make a significant funding announcement to improve cargo capacity and support Canada’s supply chain at Vancouver International Airport

Media advisory


Please note this media availability has been cancelled.

Richmond, British Columbia – The Minister of Transport, the Honourable Omar Alghabra, the Member of Parliament for Richmond Centre, Wilson Miao, and the Member of Parliament for Steveston—Richmond East, Parm Bains will make a significant funding announcement related to the supply chain and improving cargo capacity at Vancouver International Airport. They will be joined by the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Vancouver Airports Authority, Tamara Vrooman.

They will be available to answer questions from the media following the announcement.

Date: Monday, July 24, 2023

Time: 10:00 AM PST
*All media and guests must arrive at 9:00 AM PST to be processed through security. Transportation to the announcement cite will leave at 9:30 AM PST sharp.

Vancouver International Airport
5960 Miller Road
Richmond, BC
V7B 1C2

Note: Government-issued ID and closed toe shoes will be required


Valérie Glazer
Director of Communications
Office of the Honourable Omar Alghabra
Minister of Transport

Media Relations
Transport Canada, Ottawa

Vancouver Airports Authority Media Relations

Adriana Unger
Communications Specialist

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