Despite the Paris Attacks, it’s business as usual at Vancouver International Airport.
Elaine Fischer works in YVR Operations.
“YVR is currently not experiencing any delays, and our baggage and passenger screening are already at the highest standards for international flights.”
“No flights were cancelled, it’s just coincidental that today is the first scheduled arrival and departure… Because it’s not a daily service.”
Transport Canada is responsible for making any changes to airport security.
However, a leaked memo obtained by the Reuters News agency says the G20 will discuss tightening airport security at the international summit in Turkey today.
The first direct flight from Paris since the attacks arrived today in Vancouver International Airport.
French carrier Air France said yesterday that it will maintain all flights to and from France after the Paris attacks.
This includes the direct Vancouver-Paris service they started in March this year.