Now Live! Air Canada to Launch Revamped Aeroplan Program

Full Details of Air Canada’s New Aeroplan Program Update 11/9/20: The new program has now been launched. See below and check Aeroplan page for more information. Air Canada has announced a big overhaul of its Aeroplan loyalty program in an effort boost membership as the global travel industry has been devastated by the COVID-19 pandemic.…

More Details on Air Canada’s New Loyalty Program

Air Canada’s New Loyalty Program Air Canada unveiled this week the newest member of its fleet, the Airbus A220-300. The ceremony was held with employees and special guests at the airline’s Montreal headquarters. The Bombardier-designed aircraft continues Air Canada’s fleet modernization. The A220’s state-of-the-art design and cabin is destined to be extremely popular with customers,…

Air Canada Close to Acquiring Transat for $520 Million

Air Canada announced today that it has entered into an exclusive agreement with Transat A.T. Inc. (Transat) regarding the proposed purchase by Air Canada of all issued and outstanding shares of Transat and its combination with Air Canada. The proposed transaction, valued at approximately $520 million or $13.00 per share of Transat , will create a Montreal-based global…

NTSB Report: Air Canada Near Miss Last Year Was Just Feet Away From ‘Worst Crash in Aviation History’

A near-collision in San Francisco last year was a few feet from becoming the worst crash in aviation history. The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board issued a final report yesterday on the incident involving an Air Canada plane that nearly crashed into planes lined up for take off on the ground at San Francisco International Airport. That Air Canada…