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  1. Leaving a sinking ship? https://onemileatatime.com/pia-flight-attendant-missing-toronto/
  2. Either way, at 8:13, those imposed restrictions won't be eased until our neighbors get this under control. Now that cancellation and refund policies are more transparent, one can book with more confidence. Still, it doesn't help those already holding the "cant get a refund" bag. https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/video/we-are-not-out-of-this-pandemic-finance-minister~1991585
  3. https://business.financialpost.com/transportation/airlines/airlines-need-aid-or-ability-to-fly-to-escape-catastrophic-territory-air-canada-ceo-says
  4. The official announcement. Displacement bid released 4200 pilots. 15-16 yrs seniority to hold anything other than 737 or 320 F/O. UAL::: As our industry and our airline continues to feel the terrible impact of the COVID-19 virus, passengers are not flying, and they are not buying new tickets. On average we are only carrying about 10,000 passengers per day. About 21% of our mainline flights have fewer than 10 revenue customers on board. We currently have more pilots than passengers on any given day. You have all heard Oscar and Scott state that when travel returns, it likely wil
  5. Any truth that ZNY is ATC zero due to staffing trigger? All New York majors including TEB and ISP ground stopped?
  6. https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/after-two-faulty-boeing-jets-crash-the-trump-administration-blames-foreign-pilots/2019/05/15/e940a692-774e-11e9-b3f5-5673edf2d127_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.6f2f9ed91ead
  7. They wanted AC back in the day as well.
  8. Discussed elsewhere. Personally, I’ve never heard of this. https://leehamnews.com/2019/03/22/bjorns-corner-the-ethiopian-airlines-flight-302-crash-part-2/
  9. https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/flair-adds-low-fare-usa-routes-691260501.html
  10. That’s apparently only an issue with certain Chinese carriers, Blues. Xiamen Air being one of them. Several others are actively recruiting and training Canadians as I type.
  11. Or on the hotel shuttle....or airport crew bypass. This industry is rife with either hypocrites and two-faced masqueraders....or folks with extreme short-term memory loss. There will be absolutely no shortage of applicants, for the posted positions.
  12. Flight and cabin crew. Flair Air did the same contract previously which 5T will now operate. Cheers.
  13. http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/flair-airlines-announces-expansion-643724403.html?tc=portal_CAP
  14. Does anyone know if theyve secured funding, or even an investor?https://finance.yahoo.com/news/canada-jetlines-signs-letter-intent-090000783.html
  15. Directly aimed at NewLeaf with lower base fares & no apologies offered!! Hamilton loads have been modestly encouraging to NL from what I've heard, so the WS response isn't surprising.
  16. Accident: Trigana B733 at Wamena on Sep 13th 2016, hard landing results in main gear collapse http://avherald.com/h?article=49deae9a&opt=0 200' ceilings and visual only approaches? CVR should be interesting to listen to.
  17. Air Canada’s CEO riding out low Canadian dollar - BNN News http://www.bnn.ca/News/2016/4/8/Air-Canadas-CEO-riding-out-low-Canadian-dollar.aspx
  18. ....and now for YFB services. NunatsiaqOnline 2016-04-06: NEWS: Nunavut’s re-branded Go Sarvaq’s now ready to take off http://www.nunatsiaqonline.ca/stories/article/65674nunavuts_rebranded_go_sarvaqs_ready_to_take_off/