OTTAWA, Dec. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - The National Airlines Council of Canada
(NACC) today welcomed the new framework for air fare advertising as
announced by Transport Minister Denis Lebel today.
"We genuinely appreciated the open and meaningful consultative process
undertaken by the Canadian Transportation Agency. The new framework is
a good example of industry and government working together. We are
pleased that the new rules provide clarity, maximize transparency and
ultimately help the consumer make informed decisions", said George
Petsikas, President of the NACC.
The member airlines of the NACC look forward to working expeditiously
with the Canadian Transportation Agency to implement the new pricing
regulations. The NACC also looks forward to working with the federal
government on other initiatives designed to ensure the safest, most
competitive and environmentally sustainable air transport system in the
The National Airlines Council of Canada is a trade association founded
by Air Canada, WestJet, Air Transat and Jazz Aviation LP in order to
ensure safe, sustainable and competitive air travel.
SOURCE: National Airlines Council of Canada
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