Articles tagged “air canada”

Airlines

Transatlantic Travel Rebound Faces an Unwelcome Slowdown

It's the world's most lucrative travel market, but airlines won't maximize their profits unless they divert more planes and resources to the various routes between the U.S. and Europe.

Transatlantic Travel Rebound Faces an Unwelcome Slowdown

Airline Weekly

Air Canada Forecasts 2023 for Full Recovery, Longer Than U.S. Peers

Canada's emergence from the pandemic is taking longer than in the U.S. Air Canada is proof, with its executives now forecasting a return to 2019 traffic by the middle of next year.

Air Canada Forecasts 2023 for Full Recovery, Longer Than U.S. Peers

Airlines

Air India Bans Agents From Selling Canada Tickets Over Gouging

At a time when India has just resumed scheduled commercial flights to international destinations, agents wonder whether the Air India ban against them is an ill-timed move — or a well-timed one.

Air India Bans Agents From Selling Canada Tickets Over Gouging

Travel Agents

Daily Podcast: An Unhealthy Cruise Dependency

Good morning from Skift. It's Tuesday, January 18, in New York City. Here's what you need to know about the business of travel today.

Daily Podcast: An Unhealthy Cruise Dependency

Tourism

Destination Canada’s Unique Status-Match Promotion With Air Canada Shows Promise

Destination Canada broke new ground by helping to pay for many U.S. elite status flyers to get matching status on Air Canada. The promotion was a noteworthy example of a destination marketing organization working with a travel tech company to target high-value customers.

Destination Canada’s Unique Status-Match Promotion With Air Canada Shows Promise

Airlines

Air Canada Plans to Pay $4.5 Million to Settle Passenger Refund Dispute

The U.S. Transportation Department is slowly going through its list of culprits, and there are more carriers to come.

Air Canada Plans to Pay $4.5 Million to Settle Passenger Refund Dispute

Airline Weekly

Air Canada Pares Loss Thanks to Premium Economy, Cargo

The concurrent themes of premium leisure travelers and cargo converged at Air Canada and helped propel its results in the third quarter. The airline is betting on the return of international travelers, plus corporate flyers, to continue its recovery into 2022.

Air Canada Pares Loss Thanks to Premium Economy, Cargo

Airlines

Air Canada Will Match Perks of U.S. Frequent Flyers to Boost Tourism

Destination Canada is behind the promotion, giving away points to entice Americans to visit. Expect an imminent counterattack from U.S. carriers.

Air Canada Will Match Perks of U.S. Frequent Flyers to Boost Tourism

Coronavirus

U.S. Department of Transportation Is Still Investigating 18 Carriers Over Ticket Refund Complaints

It's still new territory, dealing with the financial fallout of mass government-imposed travel restrictions, and airline bankruptcies thrown into the mix. This will take years.

U.S. Department of Transportation Is Still Investigating 18 Carriers Over Ticket Refund Complaints

Coronavirus

Air Canada Requires All Employees Get Vaccinated Against Covid

It was inevitable that Air Canada enacted a vaccine mandate for all employees considering that Ottawa has required all transportation sector workers be vaccinated. As airlines need increased vaccination rates to boost their recovery, they must show signs of supporting vaccinations loudly.

Air Canada Requires All Employees Get Vaccinated Against Covid