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Ottawa passes Air Canada back-to-work bill
Air Canada's labour disputes with the unions representing its machinists and pilots is heading toward binding arbitration after Ottawa passed a back-to-work bill early Wednesday morning.
Feds pass Air Canada back-to-work bill  Toronto Sun
Suspension of Air Canada workers who slow clapped Raitt caused wildcat strike
The union representing Air Canada's ground crew claimed Friday that a wildcat strike was sparked after three workers were suspended for “slow clapping” federal labour minister Lisa Raitt at Toronto's Pearson Airport and sarcastically telling her she ...
Air Canada's brand takes (another) beating  Toronto Star
Air Canada Wildcat Strike: Heckling Of Lisa Raitt Turned Into Walkout  Huffington Post Canada
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 wildcat sparked by suspensions  Toronto Star
Air Canada ground crew forced back to work in Toronto  News Talk 980 CJME
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 ...
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 ...
Air Canada Strike: Harper Defends Decision To Intervene  Huffington Post Canada
The angry Canadian workplace: get used to it  TheChronicleHerald.ca
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
Air Canada seeks ruling on flurry of pilot sick calls
On Sunday at Pearson, there were some 40 Air Canada flight cancellations, though pilots point to the fog and runway shutdown as the main reasons for the Toronto disruptions, which had ripple effects on airports across North America.
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, Pearson International return to normal after chaotic travel weekend  Financial Post
Air Canada flights grounded — passengers fume  Canada.com (blog)
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 CEO on defensive over Aveos collapse, says no privatization rules ...
Calin Rovinescu, Air Canada chief executive, was called before a Commons Committee Thursday to defend the airline against accusations it was in violation of the Air Canada Public Participation Act, which led to its privatization in 1988. The latest ...