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  • Air Canada's 787 dream begins


    ​The Dreamliner era has begun at Air Canada with the arrival of its first Boeing 787-8 (registered C-GHPQ) at Toronto-Pearson International airport on 18 May.


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  • NTSB team to examine Trans States runway excursion


    <p>Investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) have been dispatched to assist Canadian officials...


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  • Air Canada's 787 dream begins

    News | 22 May 2014 14:00 | Patrick Cardinal

    ​The Dreamliner era has begun at Air Canada with the arrival of its first Boeing 787-8 (registered C-GHPQ) at Toronto-Pearson International airport on 18 May.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Canadas-787-dream-begins-399630/
  • NTSB team to examine Trans States runway excursion

    News | 16 Jun 2010 22:38 | Lori Ranson

    <p>Investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) have been dispatched to assist Canadian officials in the investigation of a runway excursion...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NTSB-team-to-examine-Trans-States-runway-excursion-343363/
  • WestJet welcomes lower fees in Ottawa

    News | 23 Jun 2008 21:31 | Megan Kuhn

    <body lang=EN-US style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal>Canadian operator <span class=SpellE>WestJet</span> Airlines is applauding plans by the <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Ottawa</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">International</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">Airport</st1:PlaceType></st1:place> to cut terminal fees effective 1 July. </p> <p class=MsoNormal>The Ottawa International Authority will reduce fees by 5 percent due to skyrocketing fuel costs and weakened economies in <st1:country-region w:st="on">Canada</st1:country-region> and the <st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">USA</st1:place></st1:country-region>, the carrier says in a statement.</p> <p class=MsoNormal>The airline is pleased with the decision. </p> <p class=MsoNormal>“We thank the Ottawa International Airport Authority for its voluntary decision to reduce terminal fees and commend it for acknowledging the increasinghttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/WestJet-welcomes-lower-fees-in-Ottawa-313826/
  • Continental plans Cleveland-Ottawa service

    News | 25 Jul 2007 16:17 | Megan Kuhn

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal>Continental Airlines continues adding international routes to its <st1:City w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Cleveland</st1:place></st1:City> hub with the September 30 introduction of service to Ottawa International airport.</p> <p class=MsoNormal><st1:City w:st="on">Ottawa</st1:City> becomes the fourth Canadian city and the seventh international city served by the <span class=SpellE>SkyTeam</span> alliance member from <st1:City w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Cleveland</st1:place></st1:City>. </p> <p class=MsoNormal>The twice-daily service will use 37-seat <span class=SpellE>Embraer</span> 135s; Continental partner ExpressJet Airlines will operate the flights as Continental Express. </p> <p class=MsoNormal>No other scheduled carriers currently connect <st1:City w:st="on">Cleveland</st1:City> <span class=SpellE>nonstop</span> with <st1:City w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Ottawhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Continental-plans-Cleveland-Ottawa-service-308018/
  • Traffic to boom at Canada's airports - report

    News | 10 Dec 1998 23:41 | Chris Kjelgaard

    <BODY LINK="#0000ff" VLINK="#800080"> <P>Canada's airports will be handling 45% more passengers by 2012 than they are today, according to a new report published by the Canadian Airports Council (ACA) and Airports Council International- North America (ACI-NA).</P> <P>The report - titled <I>Economic Impact of Canadian Airports</I> - predicts that by 2012 Canada's airports will be handling 112.5 million passengers annually, 34.1 million more passengers than they are today.</P> <P>It also projects the total economic related activity produced by Canada's airports to grow by 2008 to C$40.7 billion - compared with C$30.7 billion now - and the employment they generate to increase to 570,000 people.</P> <P>"Canada's aviation industry has expanded dramatically over the last 25 years," says CAC chairman Murray Sigler, who is also president and CEO of the Winnipeg Airport Authority.</P> <P>"The figures released in the report, along with other factors such as expanding global alliances, indihttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Traffic-to-boom-at-Canadas-airports-report-232704/