Airlines Canada

Warning Issued Over Canada's New Ultra-Low-Cost Carrier

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.07.2017 | Canada Business

Consumer group warns travellers risk being stranded, but NewLeaf says that's an "opinion."

Canada's International Airline Prices Far And Away World's Highest

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.06.2016 | Canada Business

And by a longshot.

Canada's Airlines Are About To Get A Big Break On Fees

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.19.2016 | Canada Business

Air traffic control is going to cost air carriers less than it used to.

Canada's New Ultra-Low-Cost Carrier Finally Gets A Launch Date

CP | Linda Nguyen, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.23.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO — Discount airfare ticket seller NewLeaf Travel is back in business five months after it abruptly shut down to await a federal regulatory ru...

Why Are Canadians Still Waiting For This Low-Cost Carrier To Fly?

CP | Linda Nguyen, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.15.2016 | Canada Business

Airline has green light to fly, but so far no launch date.

Why Canadian Airlines Fear Warming U.S.-Cuba Relations

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.26.2017 | Canada Business

Cuba will probably get more expensive as American tourists flood in.

WestJet Hit Hard By Loonie's Decline

CP | Posted 02.02.2017 | Canada Business

WestJet lost $10.1 million on foreign exchange fluctuations.

Canada's New 'Ultra-Low-Cost' Carrier Suspends Ticket Sales

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.20.2016 | Canada Business

Transport Canada is reviewing its rules for airlines.

Bring It On: WestJet Responds To New Low-Cost Airline's Arrival

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.14.2017 | Canada Business

Airline says it will compete on price, but not by charging extra for everything.

Canada Is Getting A New 'Ultra-Low-Cost' Carrier

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.07.2016 | Canada Business

Toronto is the world's fourth most expensive airport to land in, so NewLeaf is flying to Hamilton.

Airlines Tired Of Paying For Passengers Rejected By Canada

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.25.2016 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — Major Canadian airlines say they're unfairly shouldering the costs of removing from Canada people who arrive with a passport or other valid...

WestJet Expands Baggage Fees As Profit Hits Record

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2015 | Canada Business

WestJet will also raise fees for some reserved seating.

Canadian Airlines Set To Haul In Record Profits This Year

CBC | Posted 09.25.2016 | Canada Business

Lower fuel prices and a lower Canadian dollar are combining to create winning conditions for Canada's air carriers with pretax profit at airlines exp...

CanJet Suspends Operations Effective Immediately

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.01.2016 | Canada Business

HALIFAX — The Halifax-based charter airline CanJet suspended its flight operations Tuesday, saying it is redoubling its efforts to find a profitable...

Bring Your Own Device: WestJet Getting Rid Of Seatback Screens

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.10.2015 | Canada Business

If you don’t have a device with you, you’ll be able to rent one.

Lower Fuel Costs Help WestJet To Highest-Ever Earnings

CP | Peter Henderson, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.28.2016 | Canada Business

CALGARY - WestJet reported record earnings Tuesday in its second quarter, propelled by falling fuel costs and a rising number of passengers. Gregg ...

WestJet Pilots Ask Feds For Union Certification Vote

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.23.2016 | Canada Business

CALGARY - The WestJet Professional Pilot's Association says it has asked the Canadian Industrial Relations Board to conduct a union certification vote...

WestJet Is London-Bound

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.16.2015 | Canada Business

Budget carrier WestJet is London-bound. The Calgary-based airline announced Tuesday that its debut trans-Atlantic flight will be to London’s Gatw...

WestJet CEO Asks Staff To Think Hard Before Choosing Union

CBC | Posted 06.12.2016 | Canada Business

This is a tense time at WestJet, Canada's second largest airline. Two employee groups — representing pilots and flight attendants — are trying t...

Air Canada Rouge Removes Seats To Make Leg Room, For Some

CBC | Posted 05.27.2016 | Canada Business

Air Canada's discount leisure airline Rouge will make its premium cabin up front feel a lot more like first class, removing the middle seat on each s...

'Extreme Cold' Causes Baggage Delays, Missed Flights

CBC | Posted 04.19.2015 | Canada Business

Some Sunwing Airlines passengers were running out of patience after they landed in Toronto and learned they couldn't pick up their luggage. The airl...

WestJet Encore About To Shake Up Canadian Regional Flying

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.05.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - WestJet Encore is shaking up Canada's regional airline market, pressuring rivals to cut fares and lower costs as it prepares to expand its ...

Russia's Largest Airline Cancels Flights To Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.03.2014 | Canada Business

Russian flagship carrier Aeroflot has cancelled regular flights to Canada, saying its flight to Toronto has become unprofitable. There was no indic...

Canadians Will Soon Be Able To 'Jet Naked'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.03.2014 | Canada Business

Is the age of ultra low-cost airlines finally coming to Canada? Two new startup airlines hope so, but if history is any indicator, they’ll have an u...

Why Cheap Flights Could Be Coming To B.C.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.29.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A group of aviation veterans is working to launch a Vancouver-based airline that would offer cheap flights throughout western Canada. Canada Jetlin...