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Free Wireless Internet Arrives!

Dec 1, 2010

The Victoria Airport Authority (VAA) is pleased to announce that it now offers free Wireless Internet in partnership with BOLDstreet Wireless!  Effective today, access to free Internet is available throughout the air terminal building. 

“The Internet has become such an integral part of how many of us communicate and manage our travel plans.” said James Bogusz, Director, Airside Operations, Technology, & Environment.  “We are thrilled to now offer a free wireless Internet connection to the public with 24/7 customer support provided by BOLDstreet.”

“The VAA received significant and frequent public feedback to provide free Wi-Fi and today we’re happy to announce that it’s here” said Richard Paquette, President-CEO.

“By providing free public Wi-Fi, the Victoria Airport Authority is demonstrating its commitment to passenger satisfaction.” said Tom Camps, President of BOLDstreet Wireless. “BOLDstreet is proud to bring Canada’s premier Wi-Fi service to YYJ, at no cost the travelling public.”

The Victoria Airport Authority (Airport Code: YYJ) was created in 1997, and oversees the 9th busiest airport in Canada with over 1.5 million passengers traveling to and from the region per year. Victoria is well served with more than 60 daily departures and convenient non-stop or one-stop service to every major Canadian city and many US destinations.

BOLDstreet Wireless is the leading provider of Wi-Fi solutions in Canada. BOLDstreet powers public Wi-Fi in five of the top 10 Canadian airports, as well as Starbucks, Second Cup, Bell Mobility, Bell Internet, Rogers Wireless, Rogers Cable and leading hotel, education, health-care facilities networks. Visit BOLDstreet on the web at or follow them on Twitter @BoldstreetWiFi.

Media Contact:

James Bogusz
Director, Airside Operations, Technology & Environment