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Jun 25, 2015, 23:25 ET

Air Canada Welcomes Agreement with its Customer Service and Sales Agents

MONTREAL, June 25, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada welcomes today's confirmation by Unifor, representing the airline's approximately 4,000 Customer...

Jun 14, 2015, 12:00 ET

Air Canada and Unifor Reach Tentative Agreement on New Contract

MONTREAL, June 14, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada and Unifor, the union representing the airline's approximately 4,000 Customer Service and Sales...

Jun 03, 2015, 15:58 ET

Air Canada Reports May Traffic Results

Traffic increased 8.5 per cent for the month MONTREAL, June 3, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - For the month of May, Air Canada reported a system load...

Jun 02, 2015, 08:00 ET

Air Canada Establishes New Financial Targets

New Targets include: - EBITDAR margin of 15 to 18 percent - ROIC of 13 to 16 percent - Leverage ratio of 2.2 by 2018 On track...

May 28, 2015, 05:00 ET

Air China to Launch Beijing-Montreal Flights in Cooperation with Air Canada

Star Alliance carriers to expand network between China and Canada BEIJING and MONTREAL, May 28, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Air China and Air Canada...

May 26, 2015, 17:06 ET

Air Canada Opts Out of Air Canada Pension Plan Funding Regulations, 2014

- Returns to Normal Funding Rules applicable to federally regulated pension plans - Implements a Normal Course Issuer Bid for up to 10...

May 26, 2015, 12:00 ET

Air Canada Invests in Improved Premium Product on Air Canada rouge

- Introduction of new spacious Business Class seats on Air Canada rouge A319 aircraft - More overhead stowage space throughout Airbus...

May 22, 2015, 11:30 ET

Air Canada Launches Seasonal Service to Atlantic City Today

TORONTO, May 22, 2015 /CNW/ - This morning's departure of Air Canada flight AC7918 from Toronto marked the start of seasonal services to Atlantic...

May 18, 2015, 14:58 ET

Air Canada Adds Austin TX to Global Network Today

TORONTO, May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - With today's departure of Air Canada Express flight AC8840 from Toronto, Austin officially became part of Air...

May 13, 2015, 16:05 ET

Air Canada Announces Election of Directors

MONTREAL, May 13, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada (TSX: AC) announced today that all of the nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated...

May 12, 2015, 06:00 ET

Air Canada Reports Record First Quarter 2015 Results

EBITDAR triples over last year to $442 million, an increase of 200 per cent Operating income improves by $262 million and operating margin expands...

May 05, 2015, 16:22 ET

Air Canada Reports April Traffic Results

Virtually equal to last year's record load factor for April, with 7.5% capacity increase MONTREAL, May 5, 2015 /CNW Telbec/  -For the month...

May 01, 2015, 10:04 ET

Air Canada Expands International and Domestic Networks Today, Launching Vancouver-Osaka, Vancouver-Comox, Calgary-Nanaimo, and Calgary-Halifax Services

MONTREAL, May 1, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Celebrations are being held at four airports across Canada today as Air Canada inaugurates new...

Apr 30, 2015, 14:00 ET

Air Canada First Foreign Airline to Offer Customers the Ease and Convenience of TSA Pre?™ program at U.S. Airports

Customers to uniquely benefit from fast-track security clearance, extended mobile check-in MONTREAL, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada...

Apr 14, 2015, 18:01 ET

Air Canada Confirms Ratification of New Contract with International Brotherhood of Teamsters

MONTREAL, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today announced it has received confirmation from the International Brotherhood of Teamsters...

Apr 13, 2015, 14:13 ET

The 2015 Air Canada enRoute Film Festival seeks soaring talent - Call for entries - Submissions now open until May 31

TORONTO, April 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Air Canada today announced submissions are open for the ninth annual Air Canada enRoute Film Festival. Emerging...

Apr 06, 2015, 18:06 ET

Air Canada Reports March Load Factor on Record Volume of Passengers

Traffic increased 12.9 per cent on capacity increase of 11.1 per cent MONTRÉAL, April 6, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - For the month of March, Air...

Apr 02, 2015, 15:34 ET

Air Canada Responds to Developments at the Toronto Port Authority: No Support for Jets at Billy Bishop

MONTREAL, April 2, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - On March 31, at a public consultation for the Master Plan for the Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport by the...

Mar 27, 2015, 11:45 ET

Air Canada Digital Strategy Leaps Ahead with Apple Watch App

Customers will be able to initiate check-in, receive notifications and more, all on their wrist MONTREAL, March 27, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada...

Mar 25, 2015, 10:49 ET

Air Canada Announces Closing of over US$1 Billion Private Offering of Enhanced Equipment Trust Certificates

MONTREAL, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada announced today the closing of its previously announced private offering of three tranches of...