Canada’s Minister of Transport is being urged to approve the merger of Air Canada and Air Transat, despite concerns about the harm it would to air air service between Canada and dozens of popular holiday destinations.
The number of layoffs announced in the Canadian aviation industry passed a grim milestone this week – more than 20-thousand people furloughed from their jobs keeping Canada moving.
A passenger from Quebec is asking a court to certify a class action lawsuit against Air Canada and Air Transat over policies they brought in to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Porter and Transat each announced they would suspend operations as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Air Transat revealed its summer 2020 plans Friday, showing a greater emphasis on flights from Toronto and Montreal.
A Quebec court has given its blessing to the merger of Air Canada and Transat, leaving a final political hurdle to overcome.
The Transat purchase by Air Canada cleared a major hurdle Friday when it was overwhelmingly approved by Transat shareholders.
Shareholders of Transat will meet Friday morning in Montreal to vote on a proposed $720 million sale to Air Canada.