News Listings for Central Mountain Air

  • ANALYSIS: Air Canada moves west as WestJet reaches east

    News | 10 Dec 2014 14:06 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The battle between Canada’s two prime airlines heated up on 9 December, when Montreal-based Air Canada announced westward expansion into the heart of WestJet country.
  • ANALYSIS: Q400 migrates to western Canada

    News | 23 May 2013 02:48 | Kristin Majcher

    On 24 June, WestJet Encore will make its debut on regional routes within western Canada with a fleet of 78-seat Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 turboprops, a development...
  • WestJet Encore looks to drive significant fare decreases on Canadian routes

    News | 16 May 2013 19:41 | Kristin Majcher

    <p>WestJet expects its new regional subsidiary Encore to lower fares by 30% to 50% in domestic Canadian markets now only served by its "domestic competitor",...
  • WestJet Encore to initiate Fort St. John service

    News | 11 Feb 2013 16:35 | Kristin Majcher

    <p>WestJet Encore will launch daily service from Fort St. John, British Columbia to Vancouver and Calgary.</p><p>The Calgary-based regional airline will operate...
  • Jazz plans transition to Air Canada Express

    News | 31 May 2011 15:45 | Lori Ranson

    <p>Long-time Air Canada partner Jazz plans to begin operating under the Air Canada Express brand beginning 1 June. </p><p>Air Canada said that previously services...
  • Menzies Aviation acquires Calgary cargo handler

    News | 18 Jan 2007 12:50 | Victoria Moores

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Ground handling firm <span class=SpellE>Menzies</span> Aviation is to acquire <st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:PlaceName u1:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Calgary</st1:PlaceName></st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceName w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName u1:st="on">International</st1:PlaceName></st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType u1:st="on">Airport</st1:PlaceType></st1:place></st1:PlaceType></st1:place> cargo handling provider <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>Gearey’s</span></span> Aircraft Services.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span class=SpellE>Menzies</span> says the acquisition is in line with its plans for strategic expansion and adds that <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>Gearey’s</span></span> Aircraft Services will complement