Drone delivery coming to Edmonton International Airport

Posted October 29, 2019 1:29 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Edmonton International Airport has penned a deal to work with a company that uses drones to deliver. Drone Delivery Canada…

TSB releases report on ‘severe turbulence’ that injured 37, forced Air Canada flight to divert

The Transportation Safety Board (TSB) has released its report into a severe turbulence event that left 37 people injured on an Australia-bound Air Canada flight. Flight AC33, a twin-jet Boeing 777-200LR/F, lifted off from Vancouver at about 12:30 a.m. on…

Canadian airlines hit with $45K in fines in first crackdown under passenger bill of rights

Just over two months after the Canadian government tightened air traveller protections, four major airlines were fined for not complying with the rules. WestJet, Air Canada, Porter Airlines and Air Transat were all hit with penalties on Aug. 27. It’s…

Air Canada files challenge with federal regulator over Onex deal to acquire WestJet

Air Canada is challenging WestJet Airlines Ltd.’s $3.5-billion acquisition by Onex Corp., arguing in a filing to the country’s transportation regulator the deal breaches federal rules that limit foreign ownership of carriers. In May, Toronto-based Onex made its long-coveted leap…

Air Canada’s Transat purchase wins Quebec court approval

Air Canada says its deal to acquire travel company Transat A.T. Inc. has cleared another hurdle. The airline says the Superior Court of Quebec has granted a final order approving the takeover following approval by shareholders last week. READ MORE:…

Air Canada’s Transat purchase faces review for impact on airline competition: minister

Air Canada‘s planned acquisition of Transat AT raises issues of public interest and will require additional scrutiny, including the impact on airline competition, before it can be approved, Canada‘s transport minister said on Monday. Transat shareholders overwhelmingly voted last week in favor of Air Canada‘s…