Air Canada announced Wednesday it would suspend the majority of its international flights and scale back flights within Canada for the month of April.
Air Canada said Monday its available seat kilometres would be half what they were a year ago, as the effects of Covid-19 cause air traffic to plummet around the world.
A decision by the President of the United States to ban travel from Europe for 30 days will have a knock-on effect for Canada’s largest airline, Air Canada.
Air Canada executives said Tuesday their airline remains strong, despite facing circumstances that would have posed an “existential threat” to the airline just a few years ago.
Air Canada suspended flights to mainland China, Wednesday, in response to a growing coronavirus outbreak.
Air Canada is set to launch its first A220 revenue service Thursday, aboard flight 317 from Montreal to Calgary.