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10:00 ET Collision with terrain involving a helicopter in Saint-Joachim-de-Courval, Quebec, demonstrates the risks associated with insufficient recent experience in instrument flight

DORVAL, QC, Feb. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - In its investigation report (A18Q0016) released today, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) underscored...


Feb 16, 2019, 14:28 ET Situation in Haiti: Transat repatriates its travellers

MONTREAL, Feb. 16, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Transat has announced that it is repatriating its 113 travellers today from the Royal Decameron Indigo Beach...


Feb 15, 2019, 15:54 ET WestJet to implement recently increased foreign ownership levels

CALGARY, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - WestJet (TSX: WJA) today announced that it will seek shareholder approval at its 2019 annual and special meeting of...


Feb 15, 2019, 14:37 ET Transat A.T. Inc. to Implement Recently Increased Foreign Ownership Levels

MONTRÉAL, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Transat A.T. Inc., one of the largest integrated tourism companies in the world and Canada's holiday travel...


Feb 15, 2019, 11:26 ET Air Canada to Implement Recently Increased Foreign Ownership Levels

MONTRÉAL, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada (TSX: AC) today announced that it will seek shareholder approval at its 2019 annual and special...


Feb 15, 2019, 07:00 ET Exchange Income Corporation Announces February 2019 Dividend

WINNIPEG, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Exchange Income Corporation (TSX: EIF) (the "Corporation"), a diversified, acquisition-oriented company focused on...


Feb 15, 2019, 06:00 ET Air Canada Reports 2018 Annual Results

Operating income of $1.174 billion and EBITDAR of $2.851 billion Record operating revenues of $18.065 billion Leverage ratio of 2.1 and record...


Feb 14, 2019, 12:04 ET Government of Canada investing in safety at the La Ronge (Barber Field) Airport

LA RONGE, SK, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadians, tourists and businesses benefit from safe and well-maintained airports. From visiting friends and...


Feb 14, 2019, 08:31 ET Air Canada Enhances Service by Deploying Q400 Aircraft to More Western Canada Regional Markets

Capacity increasing for Vancouver Island, Northern BC, BC Interior, Saskatoon, Winnipeg MONTREAL, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada today...


Feb 14, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory: WestJet's exclusive behind the scenes Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner tour/

CALGARY, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Media are invited to the WestJet campus in Calgary on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 to show their love for WestJet's new...


Feb 14, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister O'Regan to visit Lac La Ronge and Saskatoon to make announcements regarding health and airport infrastructure/

SASKATOON, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Please be advised that the Honourable Seamus O'Regan, Minister of Indigenous Services, will be in Lac La Ronge and...


Feb 14, 2019, 07:02 ET Air Canada Makes Strategic Enhancements on Eastern Canadian Regional Routes for Spring 2019

Toronto to Fredericton, Moncton, Thunder Bay and Montreal to St. John's flights to be operated with Airbus A319 Capacity added between Montreal and...


Feb 14, 2019, 07:00 ET Air Canada To Strategically Increase Capacity on Transborder Markets

Upgraded regional jet service from Toronto to Nashville, Washington Dulles and Memphis More frequencies added from Toronto to Minneapolis,...


Feb 13, 2019, 15:50 ET Star Alliance partners with Skyscanner on multi-carrier itineraries

Refresh of staralliance.com features new look and an improved functionality for customers. FRANKFURT, Germany, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Star...


Feb 13, 2019, 08:45 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - CATSA provides tips for easier winter travel/

REGINA, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) and the Regina International Airport (YQR) invite media to attend ...


Feb 13, 2019, 07:30 ET Routes Americas 2019 - YQB partners with a leading authority in the aviation industry

QUÉBEC CITY, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - While in Québec City as a guest speaker for Routes Americas 2019, Nawal Taneja, Executive-In-Residence at...


Feb 12, 2019, 12:43 ET New permafrost research to improve understanding of climate change on northern highways, airports

WHITEHORSE, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Climate change affects the North more than any other part of Canada and threatens the efficiency, safety and...


Feb 12, 2019, 10:30 ET Government of Canada investing in safety at the Hall Beach Airport

HALL BEACH, NU, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadians, tourists and businesses benefit from safe and well-maintained airports. From visiting friends and...


Feb 12, 2019, 10:00 ET Media Advisory: WestJet's exclusive behind the scenes Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner tour

CALGARY, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Media are invited to the WestJet campus in Calgary on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 to show their love for WestJet's new...


Feb 12, 2019, 05:00 ET Digital Transformation to Advance Global Airlines' Growth Prospects

Frost & Sullivan's latest analysis, Global Airline Benchmarking, 2008–2017, reveals that digital transformation will continue to be a major focus...


Feb 11, 2019, 15:00 ET Media advisory - CATSA provides tips for easier winter travel

REGINA, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) and the Regina International Airport (YQR) invite media to attend ...


Feb 11, 2019, 07:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Invitation - Routes Americas 2019: Behind the scenes of the largest route development forum in the Americas/

QUÉBEC CITY, Feb. 8, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - From February 12 to 14, hundreds of influencers from the airline industry will gather in Québec City to plan ...


Feb 11, 2019, 07:30 ET Passenger traffic at YQB - YQB sets new passenger record for 2018

QUÉBEC CITY, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - 2018 ended on a high note for Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB). The airport welcomed...


Feb 08, 2019, 17:00 ET Exchange Income Corporation Announces Renewal of Normal Course Issuer Bid for Common Shares

WINNIPEG, Feb. 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Exchange Income Corporation ("EIC" or the "Corporation") (TSX: EIF) today announced that the Toronto Stock Exchange...


Feb 08, 2019, 10:42 ET Media Invitation - Routes Americas 2019: Behind the scenes of the largest route development forum in the Americas

QUÉBEC CITY, Feb. 8, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - From February 12 to 14, hundreds of influencers from the airline industry will gather in Québec City to plan ...