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Travel, tourism sectors set for major recovery

Canada's travel and tourism sector is poised for a big rebound, according to a report from the World Travel and Tourism Council.

TSB reports on fatal floatplane accident near Rivière Bonnard Aerodrome

September 2022 fatal collision with terrain following in-flight separation of the left wing of a Wag-Aero Sportsman.

Air Canada nearly doubles revenue, ekes out profit as travel demand takes flight

Air Canada first-quarter revenue nearly doubled compared with a year earlier as travellers hopped back on airplanes.

YouTuber who staged airplane crash will plead guilty to obstructing probe, prosecutors say

Influencer staged plane crash in California to make a YouTube video of himself parachuting to safety.

Emirates sees highest ever profit in 2022

Long-haul carrier Emirates earned $2.9 billion in bounce back from coronavirus pandemic shutdown.

Chorus jacks up profits in Q1

Chorus Aviation profits last quarter rose 40 per cent year over year, allowing it to pay down part of its debt.

United pilots to picket; airline unions press for higher pay

United Airlines pilots have been working without a raise for more than four years while negotiating a new contract.

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Union says WestJet pilots issue 72 hour strike notice, and plan job action Friday

WestJet pilots issue a 72-hour strike notice to the company and government, according to the Air Line Pilots Association, warning the airline could be shut down right before May long weekend. » 

Airlines demand 'shared accountability' for flight disruptions

The National Airlines Council releases a report calling on Ottawa to implement “shared accountability” in aviation, with the goal of smoother travel and across-the-board responsibility for flight disruptions. » 

Customer satisfaction with Air Canada, WestJet falls below average: Survey

Canada's two biggest airlines score below average for economy class satisfaction among major North American carriers. » 

Pace of inflation rose to 4.4 per cent in April

Statistics Canada said Tuesday the annual pace of inflation rose for the first time since peaking in June last year. » 

Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales rose 0.7 per cent in March

Manufacturing boosted by gains in the motor vehicle, aerospace product and parts, and primary metal industries. » 

Russia launches 'exceptional' air attack on Kyiv as Europe, China look to exert influence

Six Kinzhal aero-ballistic missiles launched from MiG-31K aircraft, in addition to land and sea resources. » 

Canadians can apply to renew their passports online beginning this fall

Canadians with simple passport renewals will be able to apply online and upload via government website. » 

Court annuls EU approval of German billions for Lufthansa

Court rules authorities were wrong to approve massive bailouts to help Lufthansa and Scandinavian airline SAS. » 

Gatwick airport shuts runway after reports of nearby drone activity

London's Gatwick closes runway for almost an hour Sunday after a drone was reported nearby. » 


Wings Webinar, The Aircraft Luxury Tax, Tips for buyers and sellers

May 16, 2023
Location: Online, free with registration

Vertical Flight Society Forum 79

May 16 – 18, 2023
Location: West Palm Beach, FL

2023 CBAA Convention and Exhibition

July 11 – 13, 2023
Location: Calgary, AB

4th Annual Aerial Firefighting Conference

October 26, 2023
Location: KF Aerospace Centre for Excellence, Kelowna, BC
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ATAC Canadian Aviation Conference and Tradeshow

November 14 – 16, 2023
Location: Montreal, Quebec
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