Top News on Billy Bishop

  • CSeries on track for first flight in June, says Bombardier


    The Bombardier CSeries flight test vehicle (FTV-1) is on schedule to make its first flight by June. "The first CSeries aircraft is on target for its...


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  • ​Flying Canadians: 10 individuals who made a major mark on aviation


    To accompany our Canadian industry special, we look at 10 sons of the country – sadly no women quite made the list –...


  • PICTURES: WestJet Encore receives first Q400 in Toronto


    WestJet Encore received its first Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 today at Bombardier's assembly plant in Toronto at Downsview...


  • Porter CSeries order may open Toronto Billy Bishop to jets


    Porter Airlines' order for up to 30 Bombardier CS100 aircraft, which is worth up to $2.29 billion, is welcome news for...


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  • ​Flying Canadians: 10 individuals who made a major mark on aviation

    News | 20 Mar 2015 13:25 | Murdo Morrison

    To accompany our Canadian industry special, we look at 10 sons of the country – sadly no women quite made the list – who helped develop the country’s aviation sector, from those behind Canada’s first powered flight and World War One aces to an airline entrepreneur and the men behind Bombardier and CAE.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flying-Canadians-10-individuals-who-made-a-major-mark-on-aviation-410106/
  • Safety agency cites unstable approach as factor in Porter Q400 tailstrike

    News | 12 Feb 2015 20:12 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSBC) has cited a high descent rate and unstable approach as factors contributing to a Porter Airlines Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 tailstrike in 2013.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Safety-agency-cites-unstable-approach-as-factor-in-Porter-Q400-tailstrike-409020/
  • Porter closes sale of Billy Bishop terminal to Nieuport Aviation

    News | 29 Jan 2015 15:37 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Porter Aviation Holdings, parent company of Porter Airlines, has completed the sale of its terminal at Billy Bishop Toronto City airport to equity group Nieuport Aviation Infrastructure Partners GP for an undisclosed sum, Porter announces.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Porter-closes-sale-of-Billy-Bishop-terminal-to-Nieuport-Aviation-408448/
  • Porter close to sale of Billy Bishop terminal: reports

    News | 12 Jan 2015 14:33 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Porter Aviation is close to reaching a deal to sell its passenger terminal at Billy Bishop Toronto City airport to a group led by InstarAGF Asset Management for more than C$750 million ($635 million), according to media reports.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Porter-close-to-sale-of-Billy-Bishop-terminal-reports-407803/
  • Air Canada studies viability of Billy Bishop operation

    News | 07 Jan 2015 16:40 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Air Canada is assessing the viability of its operation at Billy Bishop Toronto City airport, citing rates charged by the terminal’s owner, a division of Porter Aviation, as the reason for its evaluation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Canada-studies-viability-of-Billy-Bishop-operation-407687/
  • ANALYSIS: Porter sees 2015 Bishop vote as TPA studies impact

    News | 05 Jan 2015 22:12 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Porter Airlines remains optimistic that the Toronto City Council will approve this year the airline’s proposal to extend the main runway at Toronto Billy Bishop City airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Porter-sees-2015-Bishop-vote-as-TPA-studies-impact-407617/