Vancouver International Water Airport

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Vancouver International Water Airport
Airport type Public
Operator Vancouver International Airport Authority
Seair Service
Serves Vancouver, British Columbia
Location Richmond, British Columbia
Time zone PST (UTC−08:00)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC−07:00)
Elevation AMSL 0 ft / 0 m
Coordinates 49°11′N 123°10′W / 49.183°N 123.167°W / 49.183; -123.167Coordinates: 49°11′N 123°10′W / 49.183°N 123.167°W / 49.183; -123.167
CAM9 is located in Vancouver
Location in Metro Vancouver
Direction Length Surface
ft m
n/a n/a n/a Water

Vancouver International Water Airport, (TC LID: CAM9), is located adjacent to Vancouver International Airport in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada.

It is classified as an airport and as an airport of entry by Nav Canada and is staffed by the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA). CBSA officers at this airport can handle general aviation aircraft only, with no more than 15 passengers.[1]

The aerodrome has two docks, located at 4760 Inglis Drive, one operated by West Coast Air and the other by Harbour Air. Floatplanes can be fairly easily transferred to Vancouver International Airport via a ramp and gate.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Corilair[2] Campbell River Water Aerodrome
Harbour Air Victoria Harbour, Nanaimo Harbour, Ganges, Bedwell Harbour
Helijet Nanaimo Harbour, Victoria Harbour
Salt Spring Air Ganges, Maple Bay
Seair Seaplanes Victoria Harbour, Nanaimo Harbour, Ganges, Sechelt, Bedwell Harbour
Tofino Air Sechelt, Nanaimo Harbour
Tofino Air
operated by Gulf Island Seaplanes[3]
Gabriola Island (Silva Bay)
West Coast Air Victoria Harbour, Nanaimo Harbour, Sechelt
Whistler Air[4]
operated by Harbour Air
Whistler/Green Lake

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b Nav Canada's Water Aerodrome Supplement. Effective 0901Z 7 March 2013 to 0901Z 3 April 2014
  2. ^ "Corilair Official Website". Retrieved January 20, 2014. 
  3. ^ Gulf Island Seaplanes
  4. ^ "Whistler Air". Retrieved 2011-03-03.