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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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  • Canada investigates Jazz Q400 emergency landing

    News | 13 Aug 2014 19:16 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Canada’s Transportation Safety Board (TSB) has sent investigators to Ottawa International airport to investigate an incident of reported smoke in the cabin of an Air Canada Jazz aircraft, says the air safety investigative agency.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Canada-investigates-Jazz-Q400-emergency-landing-402666/
  • 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/