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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Feb 21, 2019, 07:00 ET Air Canada to Launch Seasonal Flights Between Calgary and London, Ontario

Convenient connections at Calgary hub throughout Alberta and BC MONTREAL, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada today announced it will launch new daily, seasonal flights between Calgary and...


Feb 18, 2019, 19:18 ET Air Canada Flight departs Port-au-Prince, Haiti Today with 209 Customers Onboard

Airline monitoring situation to determine when Haiti flights can safely resume MONTREAL, Feb. 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Today Air Canada flight AC1815 departed Port-au-Prince, Haiti with 209 customers...


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 meeting of shareholders to amend its articles of...


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 unrestricted liquidity of $5.725 billion Q4 operating...


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 announced it will boost capacity on regional routes...


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 St. John's and between Calgary and Halifax with...


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, Philadelphia and Austin MONTREAL, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ ...


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 Alliance, the world's largest airline alliance, has...


Feb 04, 2019, 10:40 ET Air Canada and Chorus Aviation Finalize Amended and Extended Capacity Purchase Agreement for Jazz Regional Flying

$97.26 million Air Canada equity investment in Chorus reinforces partnership Capacity Purchase Agreement amended and extended by an additional 10 years ending December 31, 2035, securing Jazz's place ...


Jan 31, 2019, 11:33 ET Air Canada Is Named a Top Employer in Montreal for the Sixth Consecutive Year

MONTREAL, Jan. 31, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada today was named one of "Montreal's Top Employers" for the sixth consecutive year in Mediacorp Canada Inc's annual employer survey. The 2019 survey...


Jan 31, 2019, 07:00 ET Air Canada to Reduce Single-Use Plastics Starting with Eliminating Plastic Stir Sticks in Summer 2019

Coast-to-coast savings: Total plastic enough to connect Vancouver to Halifax when lining up a year's worth of sticks together MONTREAL, Jan. 31, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada is reducing single-use...


Jan 24, 2019, 15:33 ET Media Advisory - Air Canada Vice President and Controller, Chris Isford, to Address New IFRS 16 Leases Accounting Standard Change in a Conference

MONTREAL, Jan. 24, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Chris Isford, Vice President and Controller, and Kathleen Murphy, Director, Investor Relations and Corporate Reporting, will host a conference call on February...


Jan 21, 2019, 15:18 ET Media Advisory - Air Canada to Present Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results

MONTREAL, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Calin Rovinescu, Air Canada President and Chief Executive Officer, Michael Rousseau, Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Chief Financial Officer, and Lucie...


Jan 15, 2019, 11:26 ET Media Advisory - Air Canada Senior Vice President, Finance, Amos Kazzaz, will participate in a fireside chat at the CIBC 22nd Annual Whistler

MONTREAL, Jan. 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Amos Kazzaz, Senior Vice President, Finance, will participate in a fireside chat at the CIBC 22nd Annual Whistler Institutional Investor Conference on Thursday, ...


Jan 14, 2019, 09:43 ET Air Canada Announces Improvements to Capacity Purchase Agreement with Jazz Aviation LP (a subsidiary of Chorus Aviation Inc.) and Equity Investment

Amendments to existing Capacity Purchase Agreement (CPA) with Jazz will extend duration of the CPA by ten years from January 1, 2026 to December 31, 2035; Amendments are subject to ratification of a...


Jan 10, 2019, 08:45 ET Air Canada Completes Acquisition of Aeroplan Loyalty Business

Aeroplan Miles will be Honoured on One-to-One Basis in Air Canada's New Loyalty Program when it Launches in 2020 Customers can continue to earn and redeem Aeroplan Miles with confidence Altitude...


Jan 03, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Air Canada Senior Vice President, Finance, Amos Kazzaz, to Present at the AltaCorp Capital 7th Annual Institutional Investor

MONTREAL, Jan. 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Amos Kazzaz, Senior Vice President, Finance, will present at the AltaCorp Capital 7th Annual Institutional Investor Conference on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at...


Dec 24, 2018, 07:30 ET Acquisition of Aeroplan Loyalty Business by Air Canada Clears Regulatory Requirements

MONTREAL, Dec. 24, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada today announced that the acquisition of Aimia Inc.'s ("Aimia") Aeroplan loyalty business has cleared regulatory requirements, following the receipt...


Dec 21, 2018, 07:00 ET Air Canada Strengthens Liquidity Position by $345 Million with Completion of Two Financial Transactions

MONTREAL, Dec. 21, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada announced today that it has completed two separate banking transactions in December 2018 which together have increased Air Canada's revolving lines...


Dec 19, 2018, 14:01 ET Air Canada Announces Executive Realignment

Michael Rousseau appointed Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer; Craig Landry appointed Executive Vice President, Operations MONTREAL, Dec. 19, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada...


Dec 19, 2018, 04:30 ET Air Canada Unveils New Maple Leaf Lounge Featuring More Amenities and Local Artwork at St. John's International Airport

Only lounge available at YYT and 3rd Maple Leaf Lounge unveiled this year, offering premium travellers more comfort Just steps from Air Canada's gates in the recently expanded departures area of the...


Dec 18, 2018, 04:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Air Canada to Unveil New Maple Leaf Lounge at St. John's International Airport/

ST. JOHN'S, Dec. 14, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada invites the media to attend a press event at St. John's International Airport (YYT) for a special unveiling event and photo opportunity to...


Dec 17, 2018, 09:00 ET Air Canada is Overwhelmingly Preferred by Business Travellers

Ipsos Reid annual survey finds Air Canada's lead widening over other Canadian carriers Business Traveler USA names Air Canada "Best North American Airline for International Travel" and "Best North...


Dec 14, 2018, 11:21 ET Media Advisory - Air Canada to Unveil New Maple Leaf Lounge at St. John's International Airport

ST. JOHN'S, Dec. 14, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada invites the media to attend a press event at St. John's International Airport (YYT) for a special unveiling event and photo opportunity to...


Dec 14, 2018, 09:59 ET Arrival Gate Pop-Ups Treat Travellers with Warm Welcomes Around the World

Air Canada celebrates homecomings at airports around the world MONTREAL, Dec. 14, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Once again this year Air Canada is making traveller's homecomings memorable around the world....