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.
Calgary International Airport set a passenger record in 2019, welcoming almost 18 million passengers for the first time.
Calgary and Edmonton performed best in their categories among Canadian airports in on-time performance in 2019, though Canada as a whole lagged badly in world rankings.
Onex Corporation announced Wednesday it had completed its purchase of Canadian airline Westjet, with plans to take the company private as soon as this week.
Westjet revealed plans for three new Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft Tuesday, deploying the aircraft between Toronto, Vancouver and London-Gatwick.
Westjet has begun construction of a new flagship lounge for premium passengers at its Calgary hub.
Swoop and Sunwing have partnered on flights to Mexico, adding another wrinkle to Canada’s highly competitive leisure travel market.
Westjet has removed its Boeing 737 Max aircraft from the schedule until at least January 5, 2020.