US CHEAP FLIGHTS

How Deal-Seeking Canucks Could Cripple Canadian Airlines

About 4.8-million Canadians travelled to the United States for cheap flights in 2011. That number is not inconsequential. It represents 20 per cent of all land border crossings into the U.S. that year and 15 per cent of Canada's population. That's equivalent to losing a Boeing 737 worth of deal-seekers to the U.S. every 20 minutes for an entire year.