Air Canada Air Canada is Canada's largest airline and the largest provider of scheduled passenger services in the Canadian market, the Canada-U.S. transborder market and in the international market to and from Canada. Air Canada together with its Air Canada Express regional partners carries more than 45 million passengers, offering direct passenger service to more than 200 destinations on six continents. Air Canada is a founding member of Star Alliance™, providing the world's most comprehensive air transportation network. Air Canada is among the 20 largest airlines in the world and employs 30,000 people. Its corporate headquarters are located in Montreal. Air Canada is the only international network carrier in North America to receive a Four-Star ranking according to independent U.K. research firm Skytrax. For more information, please visit: www.aircanada.com, follow @AirCanada on Twitter and join Air Canada on Facebook.

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Jun 21, 2019, 08:00 ET Air Canada Proudly Salutes its Indigenous Employees on National Indigenous Peoples Day

Flight AC185 from Toronto to Vancouver was operated by Indigenous pilots, flight attendants and ground employees Historical first flight captured on video: https://vimeo.com/343369521 TORONTO, June...


Jun 20, 2019, 12:23 ET Air Canada Enhances its Award-Winning In-Flight Entertainment by Partnering with Crave and Stingray

Airline also boosts TV and movie content by 50 per cent on select aircraft types New, easy-to-navigate in-flight entertainment system interface, will enable customers to browse in 15 languages, and...


Jun 20, 2019, 07:00 ET Be Prepared for the Busy Summer Travel Season, Air Canada Offers Tips To Make Your Journey Smoother

165,000 set to fly today; a record first day of summer for Air Canada Air Canada also provides travel tips for busy summer season, including pre-trip preparations to ensure a smooth journey Customers ...


Jun 18, 2019, 10:43 ET Air Canada Named Best Airline in North America for Third Straight Year at 2019 Skytrax World Airline Awards

Airline also wins for World's Best Business Class Lounge Dining Employees recognized as Best Airline Staff in Canada Eighth time in 10 years Air Canada named Best in North America MONTREAL, June 18,...


Jun 14, 2019, 11:55 ET Air Canada Introduces Maple Leaf Lounge Express: Another Convenient Way to Work or Relax before Flying to the U.S. from Toronto Pearson

Second Transborder Lounge at Pearson is just steps from U.S. departure gates Attention editors: Photos available at aircanada.com/media MONTREAL, June 14, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada today...


Jun 13, 2019, 11:00 ET Air Canada is proud to support Franco festivals across the country

MONTREAL, June 13, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada is proud to partner with major Francophone festivals across the country, notably the two that kick off today in Ottawa and Vancouver. The Festival...


Jun 04, 2019, 17:01 ET Air Canada Provides Update on Exclusive Agreement with Transat A.T. Inc. to Pursue a Combination of the two Companies

Due diligence on binding agreement due to be completed by end of June MONTREAL, June 4, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada today said that it is in the process of finalizing its binding agreement to...


Jun 04, 2019, 07:45 ET Air Canada and Drone Delivery Canada Corp. Announce a Sales Agency Agreement

Air Canada Cargo will help Drone Delivery Canada Corp. market its services MONTREAL, June 4, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada announced today that it has entered into a sales agency agreement with...


Jun 03, 2019, 18:56 ET Air Canada Inaugurates Daily Montreal-Raleigh Flights

MONTREAL, June 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada today inaugurated a new, non-stop service between Montreal and Raleigh, North Carolina. This morning's departure of Air Canada flight AC8178 marks the ...


Jun 03, 2019, 12:56 ET Air Canada Demonstrates Commitment to Social Responsibility with release of its 2018 Corporate Sustainability Report

Report details progress on safety, the environment, people and communities MONTREAL, June 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada today issued Citizens of the World, its 2018 corporate sustainability...


May 29, 2019, 07:00 ET Air Canada Renews Normal Course Issuer Bid and Automatic Share Purchase Plan

MONTREAL, May 29, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada today announced that it has renewed its normal course issuer bid for its Class A variable voting shares and Class B voting shares (collectively the...


May 24, 2019, 07:00 ET Air Canada Rouge Pops Up in Toronto with Multi-Sensory Experience

MONTREAL, May 24, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada Rouge will open an immersive and photo-ready pop-up on Friday, May 24 at the Toronto Eaton Centre to showcase its industry leading products through...


May 17, 2019, 14:00 ET Gamsahabnida! Air Canada Marks 25 Years of Service to Seoul, South Korea

Inaugurated three times weekly flights in 1994 onboard Boeing 747 Combi aircraft Flights today are daily onboard Boeing 777 and 787 Dreamliners from both YVR and Toronto Pearson MONTREAL, May 17,...


May 17, 2019, 11:55 ET Media Advisory - Air Canada Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Chief Financial Officer, Michael Rousseau, will participate in a fireside chat at

MONTREAL, May 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Michael Rousseau, Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Chief Financial Officer at Air Canada, will participate in a fireside chat at the 12th Annual Global...


May 17, 2019, 10:30 ET Air Canada Wins for Best Premium Economy Class and Best Airline for Onboard Entertainment at Global Traveler Awards

MONTREAL, May 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada has won two top prizes at the Global Traveler 2019 Leisure Lifestyle Awards honouring the best in the world of leisure and lifestyle travel. The...


May 16, 2019, 08:00 ET Air Canada enters into Exclusive Agreement with Transat A.T. Inc. to pursue a Combination of the two Companies

Combination of two Quebec-based travel leaders to benefit all stakeholders; Control of Transat A.T. Inc. to remain in Quebec Purchase of all outstanding Transat A.T. Inc. shares at $13 per share,...


May 09, 2019, 11:26 ET Media Advisory - Air Canada Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Chief Financial Officer, Michael Rousseau, will participate in a fireside chat at

MONTREAL, May 9, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Michael Rousseau, Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Chief Financial Officer at Air Canada, will participate in a fireside chat at the 2019 RBC Capital Markets...


May 09, 2019, 11:25 ET Media Advisory - Air Canada Senior Vice President, Finance, Amos Kazzaz, will take part in a fireside chat at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2019

MONTREAL, May 9, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Amos Kazzaz, Senior Vice President, Finance at Air Canada, will take part in a fireside chat at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2019 Transportation and...


May 08, 2019, 13:13 ET Air Canada Receives Final Court Approval to Increase Permitted Foreign Ownership Levels to the Levels Permitted under Canada Transportation Act

MONTREAL, May 8, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada (TSX: AC) is pleased to announce that the Quebec Superior Court issued earlier today a final order approving the previously announced plan of...


May 07, 2019, 13:48 ET Air Canada Announces Election of Directors

MONTREAL, May 7, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada (TSX: AC) announced today that all of the nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated March 25, 2019 were elected as directors of Air Canada ...


May 06, 2019, 06:00 ET Air Canada Reports First Quarter Results

Operating income of $127 million and EBITDA of $583 million Record first quarter operating revenues of $4.453 billion Leverage ratio of 1.2 Record unrestricted liquidity of $6.877 billion MONTRÉAL,...


Apr 30, 2019, 11:48 ET Aeroplan's Growing Popularity Recognized with Prestigious Prize in Freddie Awards for Leading Global Loyalty Programs

Air Canada program voted by frequent fliers the fastest trending in the Americas MONTREAL, April 30, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Aeroplan, Air Canada's loyalty program, was recognized as upcoming and...


Apr 25, 2019, 14:52 ET Air Canada Updates Schedule Through July in Response to Ongoing Grounding of Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft

Mitigation plans include aircraft substitutions, consolidating schedule frequencies, finalizing arrangements for additional capacity through new and extended aircraft leases, accelerating intake of...


Apr 23, 2019, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - Air Canada to Present First Quarter 2019 Results

MONTREAL, April 23, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Calin Rovinescu, Air Canada President and Chief Executive Officer, Michael Rousseau, Deputy Chief Executive Office and Chief Financial Officer, and Lucie...


Apr 22, 2019, 10:47 ET Air Canada Marks #Earthday2019 Via New Partnership With Ocean Clean-up Organization 4ocean

Employee participation in upcoming 2019 ocean and coastal clean-ups to mark a key milestone in company's plastic reduction strategy Plastic coverings on onboard amenity kits to be eliminated,...