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  • Chorus orders up to 23 Q400s, announces second airline

    ​Canadian regional carrier Chorus Aviation has placed a firm order for 13 Bombardier Q400 turboprops worth $424 million after signing an amended capacity purchase agreement with mainline partner Air Canada.

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  • Fitch upgrades Air Canada to B+

    News | 25 Feb 2015 22:14 | Edward Russell

    ​Fitch Ratings has upgraded Air Canada to B+ stable from B, citing the airline’s improving results and new pilots contract.
  • IAG approach came as 'surprise': Aer Lingus chief Mueller

    News | 24 Feb 2015 18:07 | Oliver Clark

    IAG's approach to Aer Lingus with a takeover bid came as a "surprise" to the Irish flag carrier, which had been seeking to "deepen" its commercial relationship with one of the big joint-venture alliances on transatlantic routes, outgoing chief executive Christoph Mueller tells Flightglobal.
  • Chorus to take six Q400s this year as it grounds older types

    News | 19 Feb 2015 19:48 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Chorus Aviation expects to begin taking delivery in October of the first of 13 new Bombardier Dash 8 Q400s turboprops, and anticipates having six of the aircraft in its fleet by the end of the year, chief executive Joe Randall says on 19 February.
  • Chorus operating and net income jump in 2014

    News | 19 Feb 2015 15:18 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Chorus Aviation, parent company of Jazz Aviation, earned operating income of C$137.9 million during the full-year 2014, up 11% year-over-year.
  • Air Canada's UK employees ratify employment contract

    News | 17 Feb 2015 18:18 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Air Canada's unionised employees in the United Kingdom have ratified a new collective bargaining agreement with the Montreal-based airline, Air Canada announces on 17 February.
  • Air Canada predicts CASM-ex will rise in Q1, fall for full year

    News | 11 Feb 2015 15:49 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Air Canada has updated its 2015 adjusted unit cost estimates, predicting the figure will inch up in the first quarter of 2015 but decline in the full year 2015.