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BC Ferries cancels round trip on Powell River/Comox route

Insufficient number of crew members available for last sailings on September 17
Salish Eagle arriving at Westview Terminal in Powell River.

Due to crew availability on Salish Orca, BC Ferries has announced the following cancellations for the Powell River/Comox route on Saturday, September 17.

7:10 pm departing Little River (Comox)
8:45 pm departing Westview (Powell River)

"We require a specific number of crew members on board the vessel to ensure the safety of our passengers in the unlikely event of an emergency and to comply with Transport Canada regulations," stated BC Ferries. "The decision to cancel a sailing in these circumstances is made when we have exhausted all options to find replacement crew. If circumstances change and replacement crew become available, we would notify customers immediately."

For the most up-to-date sailing and departure information, follow @BCFerries on Twitter, go to or call toll free at 1.888.223.3779.

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