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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 ...
Boeing has inspected five 787s for fuselage flaw  Reuters
Dreamliner 787 jet from Boeing shows off its assets to media on flight from ...  Toronto Star
Air Canada wildcat sparked by suspensions
Air Canada has been plagued by labour troubles for the past year. The airline and its pilots and mechanics have been in a bitter contract feud that recently prompted the federal government to step in with legislation banning strikes or lockouts at the ...
Air Canada ground crew sent back to work after wildcat strike causes flight ...  National Post
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, Pearson International return to normal after chaotic travel weekend
Airline service across the country appeared to have returned to normal Monday after a chaotic travel weekend that was marred by a runway being knocked out at Toronto's Pearson International, heavy fog, and a pilot shortage at Air Canada. Scott ...
Air Canada flights could be cancelled, thousands of passengers impacted ...  Toronto Star
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 ...
Ottawa steps in to block Air Canada labour disruption  National Post
Bill stops Air Canada pilots from striking during bargaining  Toronto Star
Quebec threatens to sue Air Canada, Ottawa over Aveos layoffs
The Quebec government is considering suing Air Canada and the federal government for the loss of nearly 1,800 Montreal jobs after the closing of aircraft repair firm Aveos Fleet Performance Inc. Members of the Quebec National Assembly voted unanimously ...
O' Air Canada, do you really want to separate families?  Forbes
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
Discourteous behaviour from Air Canada baggage handlers towards Minister Raitt ...
Ms. Raitt had referred an Air Canada labour dispute to the Canadian Industrial Relations Board, thereby preventing a strike during a week that is a school holiday in parts of 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 lockout blocked by Labour Minister Lisa Raitt
“We need to bring closure to the ongoing climate of labour uncertainty at Air Canada which is affecting our customers, destabilizing the Company and our operations, and damaging the Air Canada brand,” said Duncan Dee, executive vice president and chief ...