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Air Canada Boeing 737 MAX 8 enters service

Air Transport World  2017-12-12 15:11:00

Air Canada launched Boeing 737 MAX 8 operations on the Toronto-Calgary route Dec. 11.read more

Air Canada launches Signature Suite Toronto Pearson airport

Breaking Travel News  2017-12-01 12:47:16

Air Canada has unveiled the new Air Canada Signature Suite for its top international business customers at its Toronto Pearson global hub.

Air Canada to Launch Edmonton to San Francisco Non-Stop Daily Flights

PR Newswire  2017-11-29 16:30:00

MONTREAL, Nov. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today announced it will launch new daily non-stop, year-round services on May 1, 2018 from Edmonton to San Francisco. Flights will be operated with Bombardier ...

Air Canada Builds Presence In Vietnam With Discover the World

PR Newswire  2017-11-16 18:16:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Canada is building its presence in Asia with new sales and marketing representation in Vietnam provided by Discover the World. Air Canada's Director ...

Air Canada and AAR Announce Signing a Five-Year MRO Contract with Air Canada for Boeing 767 Maintenance

PR Newswire  2017-09-25 14:56:00

WOOD DALE, Ill., Sept. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global aviation services leader AAR (NYSE: AIR) and Air Canada (TSX: AC) today announced they have signed a 5-year agreement to provide airframe maintenance ...

Air Canada begins narrowbody fleet expansion

Air Transport World  2017-09-20 17:53:00

After several years of focusing on widebody fleet renewal, Air Canada is now preparing to start introducing a large number of new narrowbodies.read more

Air Canada and AAR Conclude $500M CAD Agreement for Airframe Maintenance in Québec, Canada

PR Newswire  2017-09-19 14:30:00

TROIS-RIVIÈRES, Quebec, Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global aviation services leader AAR CORP. (NYSE: AIR) and Air Canada (TSX: AC) today announced they have signed a 10-year agreement to provide airframe ...

Former Air New Zealand boss Rob Fyfe appointed to board of Air Canada

The New Zealand Herald  2017-09-16 03:28:02

Former Air New Zealand boss Rob Fyfe is heading back to work for an airline after being appointed to Air Canada's board.Fyfe is credited with helping turn around Air New Zealand's commercial fortunes ...

Air Canada to launch new flights from Dublin and Shannon next summer

The Irish Times  2017-09-13 12:15:19

Airline to add routes and boost existing services

Air Canada Provides Update on Hurricane Irma

PR Newswire  2017-09-12 19:44:00

Florida flights to resume Wednesday, September 13, 2017 MONTREAL, Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - With the passage of Hurricane Irma, Air Canada is resuming normal operations to affected destinations. ...

Air Canada grows services from Vancouver for summer 2018

Breaking Travel News  2017-09-04 08:52:56

Air Canada has announced the strategic expansion of its international network from Vancouver. Launching new services in June 2018 to Paris and Zurich and increasing its London-Heathrow service with twice-daily ...

NTSB data: Air Canada plane barely missed taxiing airliner

CNN  2017-08-03 05:19:49

An Air Canada Airbus 320 attempting to land last month in San Francisco very narrowly avoided hitting another plane, data released Wednesday by the National Transportation Safety Board shows.

Air Canada near miss: Picture shows how close planes came to crashing

The New Zealand Herald  2017-08-03 04:04:16

Newly released data and photos show how shockingly low an Air Canada jet was when it pulled up to avoid crashing into planes waiting on a San Francisco International Airport taxiway last month.The Air ...

Preliminary report: Air Canada A320 overflew four aircraft at SFO

Air Transport World  2017-07-14 19:35:00

A preliminary summary issued by the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) said Air Canada flight 759 overflew four aircraft on the taxiway parallel to runway 28R at the San Francisco International ...

Plane nearly lands on crowded taxiway

CNN  2017-07-11 22:45:33

An Air Canada flight nearly landed on a crowded taxiway at San Francisco International Airport.

Air Canada expects growth in traffic to and from Dubai

gulfnews.com  2017-07-02 10:01:47

Canada?s largest carrier currently operates 3 weekly flights between Dubai and Toronto

Air Canada Named Best Airline in North America by Skytrax World Airline Awards at the Paris Air Show

PR Newswire  2017-06-20 13:00:00

Airline named North American leader in customer satisfaction for sixth time in eight years MONTREAL, June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada was today named Best Airline in North America by the ...

Air Canada inaugurates Daily Montreal-Washington Dulles (IAD) Flights

PR Newswire  2017-06-19 14:00:00

Adds capacity to New York, San Francisco and Houston MONTREAL, June 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - The departure today of Air Canada flight AC8172 marks the return of daily year-round service between Montreal ...

Air Canada Rouge to offer London-Vancouver route this summer

Breaking Travel News  2017-06-11 07:24:59

Air Canada Rouge has launched its new seasonal non-stop service from London Gatwick to Vancouver. Air Canada Rouge is Air Canada?s leisure airline and will operate three services a week to Air Canada?s ...

Air Canada looks to Montreal-Beirut route

Air Transport World  2017-06-05 19:04:00

The Montreal-Beirut route is an elusive prize that Air Canada very much wants to win.read more