HALIFAX, Sept. 7, 2012 /CNW/ - Jazz Aviation LP ("Jazz") announced today
that their Flight Dispatchers, represented by the Canadian Air Line
Dispatchers Association (CALDA) have ratified a tentative agreement
which was reached on August 31, 2012. The agreement will be in place
for a six-year period.
CALDA represents approximately 67 Flight Dispatchers employed at Jazz.
"Congratulations and thank you to all who have been involved in this
process. The successful conclusion of the ratification process is an
important step forward as we continue to strengthen our business and
enhance our competitive position in the marketplace," said Jolene
Mahody, Chief Operating Officer of Jazz.
About Jazz Aviation LP
Jazz Aviation LP has a strong history in Canadian aviation with its
roots going back to the 1930s. Jazz continues to generate some of the
strongest operational and financial results in the North American
There are two airline divisions operated by Jazz Aviation LP: Air
Canada Express and Jazz.
Air Canada Express: Under a capacity purchase agreement with Air
Canada, Jazz provides service to and from lower-density markets as well
as higher-density markets at off-peak times throughout Canada and to
and from certain destinations in the United States. Jazz currently
operates scheduled passenger service on behalf of Air Canada with
approximately 825 departures per weekday to 84 destinations in Canada
and in the United States with a fleet of Canadian-made Bombardier
Jazz: Under the Jazz brand, the airline offers charters throughout
North America with a dedicated fleet of five Bombardier aircraft for
corporate clients, governments, special interest groups and individuals
seeking more convenience. Jazz also has the ability to offer airline
operators services such as ground handling, dispatching, flight load
planning, training and consulting.
SOURCE: CHORUS AVIATION INC.
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