Tag: Omar Alghabra

Colombia Strengthens Air Connectivity with Canada

Recently, an expanded air transport agreement was announced between Canada and Colombia, which allows designated airlines of both countries to operate an unlimited number of passengers and cargo flights within Canada and Colombia. This is a significant upgrade from the previous accord, which ...

Canada-India Air Expanded Transport Agreement

The Minister of Transport, the Honourable Omar Alghabra, today announced the recent conclusion of an expanded air transport agreement between Canada and India. The expanded agreement allows designated airlines to operate an unlimited number of flights between the two countries. The previou...

Government of Canada supports Saskatoon John G. Diefenbaker International Airport with new funding

As Canada's air sector works towards recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, investments in our airport infrastructure are crucial to keeping travellers, workers, and communities safe. Today, the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Transport, Annie Koutrakis, on behalf of the Minister of Tra...

Minister Alghabra on the firefighting staffing shortage at the St. John’s International Airport

Today, the Minister of Transport, the Honourable Omar Alghabra, issued the following statement about the shortage of firefighting staff at the St. John's International Airport: "On January 18, the St. John's International Airport announced that there are insufficient firefighting staff leve...

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