AIR CANADA NEWS
AIR CANADA SUSPENDS WORKERS AFTER OUTRAGE OVER BAGGAGE-TOSSING VIDEO
April 22, 2014
Air Canada has suspended two employees seen in a video dropping passengers’ carry-on baggage into a bin several metres below at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport.
SAINT JOHN GETS 50 MORE CALL CENTRE JOBS AT AIR CANADA
April 15, 2014
SAINT JOHN – Invest NB is investing $225,000 in payroll rebates so Air Canada can get 50 new full-time call centre jobs by the summer.
WINNERS AND LOSERS: AIR CANADA TAKES OFF, PORTER HITS ROCK BOTTOM
April 14, 2014
Passengers tired of reading the in-flight magazine and airplane safety card tucked into the seat in front of them have been begging the airline to roll out on-board Wi-Fi for years.
AIR CANADA WI-FI TO BE AVAILABLE ACROSS NORTH AMERICA
April 09, 2014
Air Canada is introducing Wi-Fi access to dozens of its aircraft beginning in May, with the aim of making wireless internet available on 130 of its narrow-bodied, North American aircraft by the end of 2015.
AIR CANADA DEAL HELPS BOEING LEAPFROG AIRBUS IN FIRST-QUARTER ORDERS
April 04, 2014
Airbus dropped behind U.S. rival Boeing in the race for new airplane deals in the first quarter after a pair of wide-body order cancellations, while Boeing finalised a major Canadian sale, company data showed on Friday.
AIR CANADA ROUGE HIRING MORE THAN 100 FLIGHT ATTENDANTS IN MONTREAL
April 04, 2014
MONTREAL -- Air Canada Rouge is expected to hire more than 100 flight attendants in the coming weeks as it prepares to open a base of operations in Montreal in June.
AIR CANADA APOLOGIZES TO ITZHAK PERLMAN
April 03, 2014
An Air Canada executive has apologized personally to famed violinist Itzhak Perlman after the disabled musician said one of the airline’s employees refused to help him at Pearson International Airport on Monday.
AIR CANADA WARNS PASSENGERS SOME FLIGHTS MAY BE CANCELLED DUE TO LUFTHANSA PILOTS’ STRIKE
April 02, 2014
Lufthansa announced Tuesday it would be cancelling roughly 3,800 flights over the next three days, including to and from destinations in Canada, in anticipation of a planned walk-out by its cockpit crews.
FAMED VIOLINIST ITZHAK PERLMAN ABANDONED AT PEARSON BY AIR CANADA EMPLOYEE
April 02, 2014
Itzhak Perlman was stuck in the Twilight Zone. That’s the term the celebrated Israeli-American violinist uses to describe the area between his arrival gate and passport control at Toronto Pearson International Airport, where an Air Canada employee left the disabled musician stranded on Monday.
WILL ROUGE KEEP AIR CANADA OUT OF THE RED?
April 01, 2014
Since Air Canada (TSX: AC.B) launched its discount carrier Rouge back in July, it has grown to 54 routes soon to be spread across three continents. The next phase of expansion (and discreet cost-cutting) comes in the form of transferring several Air Canada routes in Western Canada to Rouge.
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INTERNATIONAL WINTER OPERATIONS CONFERENCE
Photos and images from the Third International Winter Operations Conference held in October 2013.
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