The West Kootenay Regional Airport - Gateway to the WorldDaily flights to both Calgary and Vancouver generate global access for those flying to and from the West Kootenay.
Calgary International Airport
Canada's fourth busiest airport, with 12.6 million passengers in 2010, Calgary is one of only three airports in Canada with direct flights to both Asia and Europe. The Calgary International Airport offers direct destination service to 29 communities in Canada, 19 communities in the U.S., and 18 international cities.
Vancouver International Airport
Canada’s second busiest airport, with 16.8 million passengers in 2010, Vancouver is served by 67 airlines and connects to 119 global destinations. You can wow friends with this fact: West Kootenay Regional Airport’s 12,500 annual take-offs and landings are roughly 4.2% of Vancouver’s 293,000 annual take-offs and landings.