Global air cargo falls, while passenger growth slows amid trade war, according to data published Wednesday by the International Air Transport Association.
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Canada’s Air Passenger Bill of Rights will go ahead this summer, despite wide-spread concern about their scope and applicability. “We are delighted this day has finally happened,” said Transport Minister Marc Garneau. “We have been working on this a very, very long time. “We think we have it right.” The new rules provide that airlines “at minimum, access to workingRead more
Canadian Transport Minister Marc Garneau has told the Canadian Transportation Agency, which regulates airlines, to lower the threshold for rules for planes delayed on the tarmac to less than three hours.Read more
Canada’s Transport Minister has taken final approval of airline joint ventures away from the Competition Bureau, injecting a political element into what used to be an independent assessment.Read more
Struggling Icelandic carrier WOW Air received a much-needed lifeline Tuesday as bondholders agreed to convert their debt holdings into equity.Read more