Saturday, November 8, 2008

Kelowna Airport Runway Expansion



An $8 million 1,600 foot additional expansion of the runway at the Kelowna International Airport is now complete. An Official opening took place yesterday when a DC10-30F aircraft, being the largest plane to ever land in Kelowna christened the runway in front of hundreds of exuberant spectators

2 comments:

Lindab said...

Will this bring in more ski business? The UK newspaper 'The Independent' carried a report yesterday about 'the secret slopes of British Columbia', all about the delights of Big White and the remarkable Okanagan climate. I had a look for it on-line, but it hasn't made it to the on-line version of the paper unfortunately.

Small City Scenes said...

Yay for the airport. I have never flown in to see my sister--maybe I will. MB