Westjet’s takeover by Onex cleared another hurdle Tuesday when the Canadian Competition Bureau gave its unconditional support to the agreement.
European ultra low-cost carrier Norwegian Airlines will pull out of Canada on September 15, dropping its only route between Hamilton and Dublin.
Hamilton International, whose passenger traffic has more than doubled in the past two years, has come up with an innovative way to feed all those passengers: food service from a shipping container.
Westjet announced an expansion of its capacity purchase agreement with Pacific Coastal Monday, launching flights between Cranbrook and Vancouver in the fall.
Air Canada boosted its offer for all of Transat’s shares Sunday, to $720 million, winning the support of Transat’s largest shareholder in the process.
The Edmonton Airshow was cancelled Thursday, due to persistent wet weather in the Alberta capital. Meanwhile, preparations continued for the Abbotsford Airshow.
Regina International Airport is asking for $2.5 million in tax breaks over five years, particularly to attract a new flight to a U.S. hub.
A special committee of Transat’s board which is reviewing the company’s future, including its proposed merger with Air Canada, has advised shareholders to reject Groupe Mach’s offer to buy 19.5% of Transat shares.