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Ottawa passes Air Canada back-to-work bill
Darren Calabrese/National PostBill C-33, which passed early Wednesday morning, removes the right for Air Canada to lock out its ground crews, mechanics and pilots, and the unions that represent those workers from striking.
Feds pass Air Canada back-to-work bill  Toronto Sun
Air Canada fallout goes beyond wildcat strike
A series of events triggered by the landing of Ms. Raitt on a flight from North Bay sparked a wildcat strike at Toronto's Pearson International Airport, creating travel chaos for 24,000 customers across North America and placing further strain on Air ...
Suspension of Air Canada workers who slow clapped Raitt caused wildcat strike  National Post
Air Canada wildcat sparked by suspensions  Toronto Star
Air Canada ground crew sent back to work after wildcat strike causes flight chaos
Air Canada said the “illegal job action” was by a “small number of our ground handling employees” at Pearson. Spokesman Peter Fitzpatrick said Friday morning the airline has put in place a rebooking policy where people whose flights have been cancelled ...
Air Canada ground crew forced back to work in Toronto  News Talk 980 CJME
Manitoba students left to cool heels  Winnipeg Free Press
Air Canada's Dreamliners to fly from seven Canadian cities
Air Canada is targeting seven major Canadian cities as departure points for the long-range Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The first plane in the carrier's order for 37 Dreamliners will arrive in the first quarter of 2014, followed by six more of the aircraft ...
Quebec threatens to sue Air Canada, Ottawa over Aveos layoffs
Members of the Quebec National Assembly voted unanimously on Wednesday to urge the provincial government “to act as soon as possible in taking all legal actions to keep Air Canada maintenance services in Montreal,” in compliance with the 1988 Air ...
O' Air Canada, do you really want to separate families?  Forbes
Aveos Layoffs: Air Canada Maintenance Contractor Liquidates, Lays Off Entire ...  Huffington Post Canada
Squeezed by Air Canada, aircraft repair firm Aveos shuts down
Aveos, formerly called Air Canada Technical Services, has struggled since being spun off from the airline in 2004. Nearly 1,800 of the Canadian workers who lost their jobs were those assigned to airframe heavy maintenance projects, which involve ...
Air Canada seeks ruling on flurry of pilot sick calls
A surge in sick calls from Air Canada pilots, along with morning fog and a fire at the country's largest airport, led to snarled travel schedules on one of the busiest weekends of the year.
Air Canada labour fight spills over onto flyers
Operations questions dogged Air Canada throughout last week, as the Montreal-based airline sought government aid to end what it called an illegal sickout by pilots on March 18 - which the union denied - and endured the shutdown the next day of ...
Air Canada pilots launch Charter challenge against back-to-work legislation
Air Canada pilots have launched a constitutional challenge in Ontario court against federal back-to-work legislation passed last week that prevents a strike or lockout at the country's largest carrier.
Air Canada appeals to labour board after sick days cause delays  National Post
The real air rage is airfares  Macleans.ca
Citing economic impact, Lisa Raitt orders Air Canada back to work
Labour Minister Lisa Raitt will introduce back-to-work legislation to block a work stoppage at Air Canada. Flights would have been grounded after the airline said it would lock out its pilots on the same day its workers were also set to strike ...