Police respond to a call for service at Victoria International Airport.
Travelers are asked not to go to the airport at this time.
In a tweet, the Victoria Airport Authority (VAA) advises travelers to check with carriers on their flight status as commercial flights are closed.
⚠️1/2RCMP responds to call for service at YYJ. The airport is closed to commercial flights. We ask travelers not to come to the airport at this time and to check your flight status with your carrier or on our website. #yyj #yyjops
– Victoria International Airport (@Fly_YYJ) May 24, 2022
In a second tweet, the VAA said it couldn’t provide further comment at this time, but would post more information when it could.
Sidney/North Saanich RCMP could not immediately be reached for comment.
Several flights to and from YYJ were delayed or diverted.
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