Omar Alghabra made his first appearance at the Commons Transport Committee and was grilled about his approach to aviation during COVID-19.
Chorus Aviation turned a profit in 2020, a year that has ravaged airline finances. But the regional specialist has found a resilient niche.
De Havilland will pause aircraft production and move out of Downsview and hopes to re-start Dash-8 production when conditions improve.
Transat said discussions continue about Air Canada buying all its shares, though a deadline came and went without a firm commitment.
Westjet slammed the federal government’s approval of the Air Canada-Transat merger, calling it “a serious setback to Canada’s economy.”
Ottawa has approved the merger of Air Canada and Transat, signalling a post-COVID shakeup in the country’s aviation landscape.