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.

Headcount:
30000
Contact Information:
[email protected]
Tel: 514-422-7794
Tel: 514-422-2869
Twitter: @aircanada

Latest

Jun 30, 2020, 13:43 ET Media Advisory - Air Canada to Present Second Quarter 2020 Results

MONTREAL, June 30, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Calin Rovinescu, Air Canada President and Chief Executive Officer, Michael Rousseau, Deputy Chief Executive Office and Chief Financial Officer, and Lucie...


Jun 30, 2020, 11:00 ET Air Canada Discontinues Service on 30 Domestic Regional Routes and Closes Eight Stations in Canada

Regional flying rationalized due to COVID-19 and government travel restrictions, part of airline's Cost Reduction Program to reduce cash burn MONTREAL, June 30, 2020  /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada said...


Jun 29, 2020, 08:00 ET Air Canada Further Refines Industry-Leading Bio-Safety Measures, Re-Introduces Select Services Onboard Flights

Flexible rebooking options for Economy Class customers booked on flights near capacity Touchless airport services including TouchFree Bag Check and virtual queuing at select counters Meals designed...


Jun 26, 2020, 15:00 ET Air Canada Announces Election of Directors

MONTREAL, June 26, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada (TSX: AC) announced today that all of the nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated May 4, 2020 were elected as directors of Air Canada...


Jun 22, 2020, 16:18 ET Air Canada Completes Financing Transactions Raising Additional $1.23 Billion

$840 million Second Lien Secured Notes financing with proceeds of $823 million US$315 million Class C Pass Through Certificates, Series 2020-1 with proceeds of US$300 million ($405 million) A total...


Jun 22, 2020, 15:38 ET Air Canada Celebrates Summer by Offering Aeroplan Members Access to Video Content from Canadian Partners

First airline to make entertainment available for streaming at home Start watching now MONTREAL, June 22, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada announced today it is kicking off summer by offering a broad...


Jun 15, 2020, 10:08 ET Air Canada to Host Virtual Annual Shareholder Meeting on June 25, 2020

Proxy Advisory firms ISS and Glass Lewis recommend endorsing all motions MONTREAL, June 15, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada said today that due to social distancing requirements arising from COVID-19, ...


Jun 09, 2020, 14:24 ET Air Canada Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Chief Financial Officer Michael Rousseau will Participate in a Fireside Chat at the National Bank Financial 10th Annual Quebec Conference (virtual)

MONTREAL, June 9, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Michael Rousseau, Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Chief Financial Officer, Air Canada, will participate in a fireside chat at the National Bank Financial 10th...


Jun 02, 2020, 09:33 ET Air Canada Announces Closing of Offering of Shares and Convertible Senior Notes, Raising Gross Proceeds of Nearly C$1.6B

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ MONTREAL, June 2, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada (TSX: AC) (the "Company") today announced the closing of...


May 28, 2020, 08:01 ET Air Canada Announces Pricing of Offering of Shares and Convertible Senior Notes

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ MONTREAL, May 28, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada (TSX: AC) (the "Company") today announced that it has...


May 27, 2020, 12:00 ET Air Canada Expands its Cargo-only Flight Schedule

Freight division Air Canada Cargo to operate to five new destinations in Europe and South America Four converted Boeing 777-300ERs and three Airbus A330-300s enabling cargo in passenger cabins, plus...


May 26, 2020, 16:17 ET Air Canada Announces Offering of Shares and Convertible Senior Notes

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ MONTREAL, May 26, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada (TSX: AC) (the "Company") today announced that it has...


May 22, 2020, 13:30 ET Air Canada Announces New Schedule Offering Customers Wide Choice of Destinations for Safe Travel this Summer and Expands Goodwill Policy

New summer schedule includes nearly 100 destinations in Canada, the U.S. and worldwide Options for new, fully-transferable voucher or Aeroplan Miles with 65% bonus starting June 1 mean more choices...


May 14, 2020, 14:48 ET Advisory - Air Canada Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Chief Financial Officer Michael Rousseau will Participate in a Fireside Chat at the Wolfe Research Global Transportation & Industrials

MONTREAL, May 14, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Michael Rousseau, Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Chief Financial Officer, Air Canada, will participate in a fireside chat at the Wolfe Research Global...


May 07, 2020, 12:34 ET Air Canada offers Customers a Sneak Peek at Improvements Coming with the New Aeroplan Program

All members can now bid for cabin upgrades using their Aeroplan Miles All members can now buy and gift Aeroplan Miles with ease, at any time New buy miles feature highlighted in Travel at Home...


May 06, 2020, 09:00 ET Advisory - Air Canada Senior Vice President, Finance, Amos Kazzaz, will take part in a fireside chat at the Virtual RBC Capital Markets Canadian Automotive, Industrials & Transportation Conference

MONTREAL, May 6, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Amos Kazzaz, Senior Vice President, Finance at Air Canada, will take part in a fireside chat at the Virtual RBC Capital Markets Canadian Automotive, Industrials & ...


May 04, 2020, 16:00 ET Air Canada Announces Renewal of Shareholder Rights Plan

MONTREAL, May 4, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada (TSX: AC) (OTCQX: ACDVF) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a shareholder rights plan to renew Air Canada's existing rights plan. ...


May 04, 2020, 10:00 ET Air Canada CleanCare+ Program Introduces New Personal Safety and Sanitary Measures to Give Customers Added Assurance

Comprehensive program to provide greater peace of mind during all stages of travel Mandatory pre-flight customer temperature checks, the first in the Americas More personal space in Economy Class at...


May 04, 2020, 06:00 ET Air Canada Reports First Quarter 2020 Results

MONTREAL, May 4, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada today reported first quarter 2020 EBITDA(1) (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization) of $71 million compared to first quarter...


Apr 24, 2020, 07:00 ET Jazz Aviation and Air Canada Cargo to be First to Operate Routes with Dash 8-400 Aircraft Simplified Package Freighter Developed by De Havilland Canada

Re-configured aircraft can carry a total of 18,000 lbs [8,165 kg] cargo in cabin and belly Enables transport of critical supplies to regional Canadian communities HALIFAX and MONTREAL, April 24, 2020 ...


Apr 21, 2020, 12:25 ET Air Canada to Temporarily Suspend Transborder U.S. Flights

Last flights between Canada and the U.S. will operate April 26, resume May 22 MONTREAL, April 21, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada announced that it will suspend scheduled service to the U.S. after...


Apr 21, 2020, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Air Canada to Present First Quarter 2020 Results

MONTREAL, April 21, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Calin Rovinescu, Air Canada President and Chief Executive Officer, Michael Rousseau, Deputy Chief Executive Office and Chief Financial Officer, and Lucie...


Apr 20, 2020, 06:00 ET Air Canada Proudly Brings Thousands of Canadians Home

Compilation video available at https://www.aircanada.com/ca/en/aco/home/fly/fly-the-flag.html MONTREAL, April 20, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - As its special flights operated in collaboration with the...


Apr 17, 2020, 17:34 ET Air Canada Customers Required to Have Protective Face Coverings as Additional Safeguard

Air Canada's recommended face-covering practice becomes mandatory with Transport Canada Directive where social distancing is not possible MONTREAL, April 17, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Following Transport...


Apr 11, 2020, 08:00 ET Air Canada Reconfigures Passenger Cabins on Three Aircraft to Transport More Vital Supplies and Necessary Cargo

Three Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, the largest in Air Canada's fleet are being modified to transport cargo in the passenger cabin, doubling cargo capacity. Reconfigured aircraft can carry 89.63 tonnes, ...