Slawko From Canada, joined May 1999, 3804 posts, RR: 8
Reply 1, posted (15 years 4 months 1 week 5 days 2 hours ago) and read 1428 times:
In fact the do not they all start with C as in CYYZ which makes much more sence then P or K as in PHNL and KORD like they have in the US. ANyway this topic has been dicussed to death, so have a look in the history, basically it is a throwback from the railroad industry in Canada, all cities got a three letter code, starting with Y WHy?? WHy not? Toronto's is YTO, vancouver is YVR, montreal is YML.
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