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by dhc#
Tue Sep 15, 2020 7:50 am
Forum: Air Canada
Topic: 79 Airplanes Retired
Replies: 108
Views: 35274

Re: 79 Airplanes Retired

Air Canada targets almost $553mn in private funding

https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news ... um=twitter
by dhc#
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Liberals may target the Transportation sector with very hefty Carbon taxes.
Replies: 31
Views: 2391

Re: Liberals may target the Transportation sector with very hefty Carbon taxes.

Considering both Air Canada and Air Transat are based in Quebec, this would truly be a ballsy move by Turdo (the MP for Papineau), a giant F U to our industry :finga:
by dhc#
Thu Sep 10, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Northern Airlines Receive Gov't Funding
Replies: 9
Views: 1674

Northern Airlines Receive Gov't Funding

From CBC North Here's what each small airline gets from $20M funding to service remote N.W.T. communities https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/north/remote-northern-communities-nwt-federal-airline-funding-1.5719595 https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/north/federal-government-support-covid-19-small-airlines-1.5...
by dhc#
Wed Sep 09, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: WJ calls in the Swat Team on Maskless Toddler
Replies: 90
Views: 5773

Re: WJ calls in the Swat Team on Maskless Toddler

They went from Westjet to "Wokejet" :lol:
by dhc#
Sun Sep 06, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: Jazz Aviation LP - Air Canada Express
Topic: Jazz Recalls?
Replies: 107
Views: 9825

Re: Jazz Recalls?

If the company needs short term flexibility on this scope issue to right size aircraft on some routes I think AC pilots will be happy to help - we always are - but it comes in exchange for permanent gains. Otherwise they can go piss up a rope as far as I'm concerned, as was mentioned, this isn't a ...
by dhc#
Tue Sep 01, 2020 5:47 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Nav Canada to Hike Service Fees by 30%
Replies: 85
Views: 10307

Re: Nav Canada to Hike Service Fees by 30%

WestJet concerned third-party charges undermining Canada's economic recovery

https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/w ... 70156.html
by dhc#
Thu Aug 27, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Non Aviation Employers Don't Respect Pilot Experience
Replies: 45
Views: 5941

Re: Non Aviation Employers Don't Respect Pilot Experience

Post 2020 covid aviation career = "gig" economy job
by dhc#
Fri Aug 07, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Nav Canada to Hike Service Fees by 30%
Replies: 85
Views: 10307

Re: Nav Canada to Hike Service Fees by 30%

Peter Shawn Taylor: Why airport bankruptcies could be a good thing. Looming financial catastrophe could be the impetus necessary to force Canada’s airports into the 21st century. https://financialpost.com/opinion/peter-shawn-taylor-why-airport-bankruptcies-could-be-a-good-thing/wcm/65ab6e1f-e94c-47a...
by dhc#
Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:53 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Government aid is comming for the airlines
Replies: 30
Views: 6183

Re: Government aid is comming for the airlines

Feds to help small airlines deliver essential services to remote northern communities

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/north/fe ... -1.5676323
by dhc#
Fri Aug 07, 2020 6:28 am
Forum: Air Canada
Topic: 79 Airplanes Retired
Replies: 108
Views: 35274

Re: 79 Airplanes Retired

Air Canada to retain A319s, mulls order cancellations.

https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news ... um=twitter
by dhc#
Sun Aug 02, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: Jazz Aviation LP - Air Canada Express
Topic: Best guess when recalls could happen
Replies: 115
Views: 26416

Re: Best guess when recalls could happen

As with AC's dismal Q2 results, Chorus reports its Q2 on or about August 13th... will be interesting to see how bad it will be and if they provide (any) guidance for Q3 and beyond.

Is there even a game plan other than survival ?

https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/stock/CHR:CT
by dhc#
Tue Jul 28, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: Jazz Aviation LP - Air Canada Express
Topic: New normal for those still left
Replies: 3
Views: 2208

Re: New normal for those still left

"Green Shoots" ....finally!
by dhc#
Fri Jul 24, 2020 4:57 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: TSX: CHR, AC, EIF, ONEX
Replies: 26
Views: 5387

Re: TSX: CHR, AC, EIF, ONEX

400,000 jobs lost at airlines during COVID-19 pandemic

https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/400-000-job ... sc=kCcqlcO
by dhc#
Tue Jul 21, 2020 11:41 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Current domestic load factors
Replies: 18
Views: 3611

Re: Current domestic load factors

U.S. Airlines Face End of Business Travel as They Knew It

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles ... ey-knew-it
by dhc#
Sun Jul 19, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: Jazz Aviation LP - Air Canada Express
Topic: Jazz Dash 8 400 Freighter
Replies: 33
Views: 8938

Re: Jazz Dash 8 400 Freighter

So has Jazz utilized the freighter config yet?
by dhc#
Thu Jul 16, 2020 6:33 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: New Quebec Regional "Treq"
Replies: 3
Views: 1415

New Quebec Regional "Treq"

Some see opportunity when big Red bails.

https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news ... um=twitter
by dhc#
Sun Jul 05, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Fire the Transport minister
Replies: 32
Views: 3253

Re: Fire the Transport minister

And what about IFR currency's, especially for those laid off/out of work and looking at what, up to 1-3 yrs before a call back ?
by dhc#
Tue Jun 30, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: Air Transat
Topic: Quarantine will kill airlines and tourism
Replies: 26
Views: 5772

Re: Quarantine will kill airlines and tourism

Starting to wonder which companies (both large and small) in Canada are going to fold by the fall :?:
by dhc#
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:01 am
Forum: Jazz Aviation LP - Air Canada Express
Topic: Best guess when recalls could happen
Replies: 115
Views: 26416

Re: Best guess when recalls could happen

Ouch :( https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/air-canada-discontinues-service-on-30-domestic-regional-routes-and-closes-eight-stations-in-canada-826282841.html Air Canada Discontinues Service on 30 Domestic Regional Routes and Closes Eight Stations in Canada Regional flying rationalized due to COVID...

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