CALGARY – WestJet today announced an expanded and exclusive agreement with Thomas Cook that will see WestJet provide more seat capacity for Thomas Cook’s Sunquest vacation product for the 2012-2013 winter season.
April 18th, 2012 by admin, Comments Off on WestJet Expands Agreement with Thomas Cook Canada
March 21st, 2012 by admin, Comments Off on Police Warn About Fraudulent Airline Scam
HALIFAX – Police have received reports of a fraudulent airline scam occurring in Nova Scotia.
On March 14th, 2012, two suspicious males entered a business in Lower Sackville selling promotional flights for Porter Airlines at $50.00 each for a trip to one of four destinations in Canada.
February 1st, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on South African Airlines to Be Investigated for Alleged World Cup Price-Fixing
LONDON – Following on from FIFA’s recent announcement that fewer foreign fans than expected will be going to the World Cup, due in part to a lack of flights, it has been revealed by the BBC on 29th January that six South African airlines are to be investigated for allegedly colluding to hike the price […]
January 24th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Ethiopian 737 from Lebanon Crashes, 90 on Board
BEIRUT, LEBANON – An Ethiopian Airlines plane with 90 people on board crashed into the sea early Monday just minutes after takeoff from Beirut.
January 15th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on United Fined for Violations of Price Advertising Rules
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Transportation has assessed a $30,000 civil penalty against United Airlines for failing to disclose the full price consumers must pay for air transportation as required by the Department’s rules.
January 8th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Horizon Makes Aviation History with First WAAS Flight
SEATTLE, WA – On Dec. 30, 2009, Horizon Air became the first scheduled-service passenger carrier to operate a flight using Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) technology.
January 7th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Airlines Set Records for On-Time Performance
WASHINGTON D.C. – The nation’s largest airlines set a single-month record in November for on-time performance for the nearly 15 years the U.S. Department of Transportation has collected comparable data, according to the Air Travel Consumer Report released today by the U.S. Department of Transportation
January 6th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on United Airlines Earns Top Spot for December On-Time Performance
CHICAGO – United Airlines took the top spot among the major network carriers in on-time performance for the month of December, based on preliminary industry data.
January 5th, 2010 by admin, 1 Comment
PHOENIX, AZ – Mesa Air Group, Inc. today announced that it has commenced a financial restructuring through the voluntary filing of petitions to reorganize under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.
November 26th, 2009 by admin, Comments Off on Porter Airlines Increases Service to Quebec
QUEBEC – Today, in the wake of improvements to airline services at Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport and in accordance with the trend of previous years, Porter Airlines begins its new schedule offering three daily return flights to Toronto’s downtown Airport.