The Powell River Regional District is the owner and operator of the Texada/Gillies Bay Airport. Russell Storry is the Texada/Gillies Bay Airport Manager. He can be reached at 604 223-4345 or by email at email@example.com. Our on-site Caretaker, Larry Newman, can be reached at 604 223-4530 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org to assist with any inquiries regarding daily operations of the airport.
An Airport Committee, composed of island residents, provides the regional district with recommendations about management and services at the airport.
The Texada/Gillies Bay Airport is a service paid for by taxpayers in Electoral Area D – Texada Island.
A small waiting room provides shelter, a public pay phone and a public washroom.
There are no fuel, food or transportation services at this airport.
Aircraft tie downs are available for a fee:
There is no ice removal service.
The regional district may lease hangar space upon request. Interested parties should contact the Airport Manager for more information.
Texada/Gillies Bay Airport is a registered aerodrome. Further details can be found on the Canadian Flight Supplement.
Scheduled flights are authorized by Transport Canada under a Civil Aviation Aerodrome Authorization, issued on October 25, 2015. As a condition of this authorization, KD Air is