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Cascadia Air begins scheduled direct flights to Penticton from Vancouver International South Terminal Airport

Cascadia Airways Inc. (Cascadia Air) has announced direct nonstop scheduled flights to and from Penticton Airport (YYF) and Vancouver International Airport South Terminal (YVR).

Flights to Vancouver were launched on August 30 and was greeted with the traditional water cannon salute:

Cascadia Air uses smaller twin-engine aircraft with seating currently spaced to a maximum of 6 passengers to provide additional social distancing between passengers while increasing the comfort of their travel experience.

Cascadia Air offers direct flights to Penticton throughout the week and weekends on a limited scheduled basis until it determines consumer interest to warrant adding more schedules and larger aircraft tailored to the consumer demand from this region.

About Cascadia Airways Inc.

Cascadia Airways Inc. (Cascadia Air) is a small commuter airline new to the Province of British Columbia. Cascadia Air obtained its operating certificate to conduct scheduled services in February of 2020, at the beginning of the pandemic. Cascadia Air pursued economic development partnerships and provided flights for essential services throughout Vancouver Island and Haida Gwaii instead of reducing its newly formed operations or retracting from its business.