Transport Canada - Media Advisory - Nanaimo Airport

OTTAWA, July 21, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, will be joined by Dr. James Lunney, Member of Parliament for Nanaimo—Alberni; John Craig, Board Chair, Nanaimo Airport; and Mike Hooper, President and Chief Executive Officer, Nanaimo Airport, to announce Government of Canada support for the airport.

Minister Raitt, Dr. Lunney, Mr. Craig, and Mr. Hooper will be available for a photo opportunity and to answer questions from the media following the announcement.

Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local.



July 22, 2014


11:00 a.m. Local Time


Nanaimo Airport

3350 Spitfire Rd.

Cassidy, BC
V0R 1H0


SOURCE: Transport Canada

For further information: (media only): Jana Régimbal, Press Secretary, Office of the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, Ottawa, 613-991-0700; Media Relations, Transport Canada, 613-993-0055

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