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Black Friday: Where Are The Best Sales…Airlines | Times Square Chronicles

Black Friday: Where Are The Best Sales…Airlines<p>Airlines sales are fabulous. Skip the lines and go on-line. Wow Air is offering fares as low as $69 …

Shopping

United LAX to Copenhagen $398 Jan-Mar 2018

United is selling LAX to Copenhagen, Denmark on Air Canada codeshare flights for $398 round trip for travel departures January to March 2018.<p><b>United</b> …

Airlines

Air Canada bids to improve customer relationships via artificial intelligence

Air Canada has lately been making bold leaps forward on mobile and artificial intelligence with applications aimed to refine the airline’s customer …

Mobile

Holiday shopping kicking into high gear with Black Friday sales

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – We may not be carving turkeys or baking pies like our southern neighbours today, but there is one American Thanksgiving …

Shopping

'Disruptive' passenger allegedly punched flight attendant, tried to open cabin door

An Air Canada flight traveling from San Francisco to Toronto was diverted to Denver on Monday morning after a passenger became disoriented and disruptive, according to SFGate.com.<p>An unidentified source with knowledge of the situation told the Gate that the man "became disoriented because he did not …

Aviation

Companies should have to pay pension funds before shareholders: Report

“If you have the capacity to pay back shareholders, you should be making good on your commitments to employees first and shareholders second, because …

Canadian News

US probing additional runway incidents in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — U.S. officials are investigating two more incidents at San Francisco International Airport where planes could have wound up on the same runway, the National Transportation Safety Board said Monday.<p>The incidents include an event in December 2016 when a SkyWest plane crossed a …

Aviation

Trump criticized for elephant trophy decision — but Canada never had ban in first place

U.S. President Donald Trump has come under fired for considering lifting a ban on importing elephant heads and tusks from Zimbabwe and Zambia. But …

Wildlife

Bridge, Riders close to completing comeback

TORONTO — Brandon Bridge just needed to be himself.<p>The Saskatchewan Roughriders quarterback, nicknamed “Air Canada,” admitted that he struggled in …

Canadian News

Avianca Bookable with Aeroplan... Sort Of

One of my favourite frequent flyer programmes is Air Canada’s spun off Aeroplan. The programme is fantastic because it allows for two stopovers or …

Airlines

WestJet CEO: Air Canada’s new loyalty strategy a 'huge opportunity' for us

Paige Ellis<p>Reporter<p>Follow|Archive<p>WestJet’s (WJA.TO) CEO says Air Canada’s decision to launch its own loyalty program in 2020 represents “perhaps the …

Business (Canada)

Air Canada to fly initial 737 Max on domestic and overseas routes

Air Canada will launch its first Boeing 737 Max 8 flights on domestic routes starting 11 December, and transition the type to transatlantic flying …

Airlines

Booking Throwaway Tickets to Reduce the Price of Star Alliance Awards

ANA is a Star Alliance airline based in Japan. For the most part you can use their miles to redeem the same awards you can get with United miles, but …

Airlines

Aeroplan Change Fee: Unethical or Fair? - Live and Let's Fly

Aeroplan charged me a change fee that I believe was unconscionable.<p>I am heading to Germany for Christmas this year with my family. We booked tickets …

Airlines

Canada, meet Amazon Alexa

Amazon Alexa is now available in Canada.<p>Amazon announced today that its intelligent personal assistant is moving north for the holidays, along with …

Amazon

Air Canada and Alexa Team Up in a Big Way

<i>WHY IT RATES: Travelers flying with Air Canada are now able to retrieve helpful travel information from Alexa</i>.<i>—Codie Richards, TravelPulse Associate</i> …

Airlines

Canada Is the 2017 Travel Destination of the Year

We're not the only ones who can't stop singing Canada's praises. Travel + Leisure just unveiled 2017's Destination of the Year, and it's our northern …

Travel

Amazon releases Alexa Skills development kit to the public

As part of a broad push of Alexa-themed announcements, U.S.-based e-commerce giant Amazon has expanded its Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) to Canadian …

Amazon

Amazon announces launch of Alexa in Canada

Alexa, Amazon’s cloud-based, voice-activated digital assistant, is now available in Canada.<p>The launch was announced Wednesday and extends to …

Business (Canada)

WestJet hopes to lure away business travellers from Air Canada

WestJet Airlines Ltd. is taking its battle against Air Canada into the business traveller market, a segment long dominated by the Calgary-based airline's larger and older rival.<p>WestJet commands 37 per cent of the domestic market, but captures just 23 per cent of business travellers, Gregg Saretsky, …

Airlines

Shocked passenger reported military jet 'stalking' Irish-bound plane

A report has been lodged with the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) over the incident which occurred on November 4 last.<p>A passenger on board Air Canada …

Aviation

Canada shares lower at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite down 0.71%

Investing.com – Canada equities were lower at the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Energy, Healthcare and Materials sectors propelled shares …

Markets

Passengers scramble after WestJet, Air Canada cancel Puerto Rico flights. Who's to blame?

Some travellers have spent more than $1,000 to make alternative plans<p>​Just two days before Rick and Joan Hughes finished their Caribbean cruise, the …

Airlines

Video shows plane failing to answer calls to abort landing on busy airport taxiway

Video has been released from an October incident at San Francisco International Airport, in which air traffic controllers were unable to reach the …

Aviation

Radio problems on Air Canada plane raise questions over landing

Air Canada 781 was asked "to go around."

Aviation

Canadian corporate brand losing cachet in age of Trump

Imagine a $55-billion Canadian energy giant called Ventiv or Convergent.<p>As corporate names go, they suggest little about what business that company might be in, or where it's from.<p>And that just might be the point for the venerable TransCanada Corp., which has filed these and other names as part of …

Canada

20% transfer bonus to Aeroplan from Membership Rewards [Targeted]

Mommy Points is reporting what appears to be a <b>targeted</b> transfer bonus that looks pretty awesome if you’ve got it — a <b>20% bonus</b> when transferring</b> …

Airlines

Why do companies keep messing with your points?

Most companies change their plans because they want more of your data, but there are things consumers can do to maximize their points<p>It’s been a …

Hospitality

Aeroplan Transfer Bonus (Nov 2017) - Get up to 30% More Miles!

Since the split between Air Canada and Aimia, Aeroplan has really attempted to improve their program. This has included implementing improvements …

Airlines

Aimia urges patience as it works to broaden Aeroplan offering

MONTREAL — The operator of the Aeroplan loyalty program is urging members to be patient as it seeks a new airline partner while working to broaden …

Business (Canada)