Update: Bomb threat at Kelowna International Airport deemed ‘not credible’

The RCMP are currently responding to Kelowna International Airport after a bomb threat naming the facility as a target was received.

  • Mar. 7, 2016 8:00 a.m.

The RCMP, YLW Administration and Transport Canada have deemed the threat to the Kelowna International Airport as non-credible.

The airport remains open. The airport remains ‘business as usual.’


The Kelowna RCMP are currently responding to Kelowna International Airport after a bomb threat naming the facility as a target was received, but business has yet to be  hampered by the incident indicating it may not be a legitimate threat.

The public is asked to avoid the area to allow emergency crews to investigate.

Updates will be provided as they become available.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Kelowna RCMP at 250-762-3300. Remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, leaving a tip online at www.crimestoppers.net or by texting your tip to CRIMES (274637) ktown.


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