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by Gilles Hudicourt
Sun Oct 25, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Potential Airline Bailout
Replies: 18
Views: 2622

Re: Potential Airline Bailout

If the banks say no... why on gods good earth should the taxpayer say yes!? Because all banks will say no to all airlines and most airlines will fail. Because then all other companies that lived off the airlines will either fail or raise the price of their services by 75%. Some of these will includ...
by Gilles Hudicourt
Sun Oct 25, 2020 8:36 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Potential Airline Bailout
Replies: 18
Views: 2622

Re: Potential Airline Bailout

777Aviate wrote: Fri Oct 23, 2020 8:53 pm 1 billion in CEWS has been take by airlines.
That is an outright lie. Not by yourself but by the person you are quoting.
777Aviate wrote: Fri Oct 23, 2020 8:53 pm I dont see how giving handouts increaes demand for travel
How could you when no one ever made such a claim.
by Gilles Hudicourt
Wed Oct 21, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: March to Save Canadian Aviation
Replies: 24
Views: 2222

Re: March to Save Canadian Aviation

So why would Canadian airlines be expected to refund when they received ZERO financial aid from the Government ? Because they were unable to deliver the service they sold? The same reason that if I bought a TV from a store and then the TV was undeliverable I would expect a refund. You want the gove...
by Gilles Hudicourt
Wed Oct 21, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: March to Save Canadian Aviation
Replies: 24
Views: 2222

Re: March to Save Canadian Aviation

So why would Canadian airlines be expected to refund when they received ZERO financial aid from the Government ? Because they were unable to deliver the service they sold? The same reason that if I bought a TV from a store and then the TV was undeliverable I would expect a refund. You want the gove...
by Gilles Hudicourt
Wed Oct 21, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: March to Save Canadian Aviation
Replies: 24
Views: 2222

Re: March to Save Canadian Aviation

In case you do not read the text, here is the essence of what is on that Website: Every single airline in the World who gave refunds to passengers whose flights had been cancelled by the airline after the beginning of COVID-19 crisis, was able to do so thanks to Government financial help. https://ai...
by Gilles Hudicourt
Wed Oct 21, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: March to Save Canadian Aviation
Replies: 24
Views: 2222

Re: March to Save Canadian Aviation

The two simultaneous protests in Ottawa and Quebec were a great success. Thanks to all who attended or who showed support by other means. Four MPs came out to meet us and talked to us, a fifth sent his Chief of Staff to meet us. I marched with Air Canada, Air Canada Rouge, Westjet, Sunwing, Porter, ...
by Gilles Hudicourt
Sun Oct 18, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Save Canadian Aviation March in Ottawa Oct 20th
Replies: 72
Views: 6222

Re: Save Canadian Aviation March in Ottawa Oct 20th

A press release is going out tomorrow.

CBC radio in French mentioned it on Oct 14th

https://news.paxeditions.com/news/buzz/ ... ged-attend
by Gilles Hudicourt
Sun Oct 18, 2020 5:53 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Save Canadian Aviation March in Ottawa Oct 20th
Replies: 72
Views: 6222

Re: Save Canadian Aviation March in Ottawa Oct 20th

Some People come out here to dish out their anonymous frustrations at the World. I come here to pass a message. Not frustrations. The march is on. Those that want to join, 11:30 at LeBreton flats, Oct 20th. Bring your mask. Respect Social Distancing. Comply with police instructions. Follow the instr...
by Gilles Hudicourt
Fri Oct 16, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: March to Save Canadian Aviation
Replies: 24
Views: 2222

March to Save Canadian Aviation

Aviation Workers are marching in Ottawa on Oct 20th. We meet at the LeBreton flats next to the War Museum at 11:30. The march begins at noon. Social distancing and masks are required. The goal is to ask the Federal Government to rapidly come to the aid of the Aviation and Aerospace sectors who are o...
by Gilles Hudicourt
Fri Oct 16, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Save Canadian Aviation March in Ottawa Oct 20th
Replies: 72
Views: 6222

Re: Save Canadian Aviation March in Ottawa Oct 20th

The march is on. Those that can please join us. The more the better.
by Gilles Hudicourt
Fri Oct 16, 2020 1:04 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Betterborders.ca Campaign For Rapid Testing
Replies: 4
Views: 676

Re: Betterborders.ca Campaign For Rapid Testing

This takes just a couple minutes of your time. It helps.
by Gilles Hudicourt
Thu Oct 08, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: Air Canada
Topic: Is ACPA behind this petition at all ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1217

Is ACPA behind this petition at all ?

10,000 people have already signed this Parliamentary Petition to Save Canadian Aviation. Is ACPA asking its members to to sign it? Here is the text. If you feel you should support it, sign and spread the Word. Thank you. Petition to the Government of Canada Whereas: Canada’s aviation industry contin...
by Gilles Hudicourt
Thu Oct 08, 2020 4:08 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Save Canadian Aviation March in Ottawa Oct 20th
Replies: 72
Views: 6222

Save Canadian Aviation March in Ottawa Oct 20th

The march is on in Ottawa on Tuesday Oct 20th. We meet at the LeBreton flats next to the War Museum at 11:30. The march begins at noon. We march towards Parliament hill. We should respect social distancing and wear masks. The theme of the march is "Save Canadian Aviation" We are asking the Federal G...
by Gilles Hudicourt
Fri Oct 02, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Avcanada Posting Etiquette and Consequences
Replies: 55
Views: 112012

Re: Avcanada Posting Etiquette and Consequences

There are a number of people on this Forum whose sole purpose is to criticize and attack whatever others write, Regardless of subject, who never have anything positive or constructive to write about anything. It seems to be their purpose in life.

Too bad. AvCanada could have been a nice Forum.
by Gilles Hudicourt
Wed Sep 30, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: A Petition in Parliament to save Canadian Aviation
Replies: 4
Views: 2726

A Petition in Parliament to save Canadian Aviation

https://petitions.ourcommons.ca/en/Petition/Details?Petition=e-2867&fbclid=IwAR0l4WfHOBNYEmiBMQPqoYHl9uuJGv8x7gBCNATxBqSuZ-JmL5_qSHgAaQg Petition to the Government of Canada Whereas: Canada’s aviation industry continues to be negatively impacted by the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic. As the indust...
by Gilles Hudicourt
Tue Sep 22, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Nav Canada to Hike Service Fees by 30%
Replies: 91
Views: 12985

Nav Canada is laying off

https://www.navcanada.ca/EN/Pages/NR-40-2020.aspx

This catatonic Government is in auto destruct mode.
by Gilles Hudicourt
Fri Sep 18, 2020 5:54 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: IATA Warning for Canadian Aviation Sector
Replies: 49
Views: 3808

Re: IATA Warning for Canadian Aviation Sector

It all depends on where you live, your age bracket and so forth......
Small town, older people = bunker in
Large cities, Younger people = time to fly again......
by Gilles Hudicourt
Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: IATA Warning for Canadian Aviation Sector
Replies: 49
Views: 3808

Re: IATA Warning for Canadian Aviation Sector

They don’t get tested but they have to quarantine. Geez Gilles, you are really grasping at straws... They have to......right! You should come out of your bunker more often..... Do you personally know anyone who has arrived from overseas lately ? Living in an immigrant neighbourhood I know many. I r...

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