All Porter Airlines articles – Page 2

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    Porter Dash 8's tires burst on landing after 'hydraulic issues'


    ​All main landing gear tires of a Porter Airlines De Havilland Canada Dash 8-400 burst during landing on 18 June at Hamilton, according to the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB).

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    Michael Deluce becomes CEO of Porter Airlines


    ​Longtime Porter Airlines executive Michael Deluce has become president and chief executive of the Toronto-based regional airline, assuming a role previously held by his father, Porter founder Robert Deluce.

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    Porter sees marketing gold in Aeroplan deal


    Porter Airlines’ agreement with Aeroplan owner Aimia will bring the Toronto carrier substantial marketing heft and marks a shift by Aeroplan away from reliance on Air Canada and its Star Alliance affiliates, executives say.

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    Porter joins industry in selling 'basic' economy fares


    ​Canadian niche carrier Porter Airlines has rolled out its own version of basic economy, unveiling a new, discounted fare class that requires passengers pay more for services previously included in the price of the ticket.