Tag: Quebec

Emirates and Air Canada expand codeshare partnership

Emirates announces that its codeshare partnership with Air Canada has extended to include flights to and from Montréal, following the launch of services to Québec’s largest city in July. Emirates customers will now be able to plan travel between 11 of the most popular domestic points beyond M...

Treq aims to launch in Quebec as a new regional operator

A Quebec-based regional transportation cooperative aims to launch a new regional airline, called Treq. The carrier's mission is to serve the regions of Quebec and their development while ensuring the supply of low-cost plane tickets. The cooperative hopes to raise US$66 million to fund the new ai...

Launch of OWG, a new airline, To offer a unique travel experience to tropical destinations

Against all odds, a new airline called OWG will soon take off in Quebec, offering flights to Southern destinations. This new initiative is the fruit of Nolinor Aviation's continued expansion into a new market. For the past 27 years, Nolinor has offered charter transportation solutions, mainly to the...

PAL Airlines Announces Network and Capacity Growth in Quebec

PAL Airlines is pleased to announce that on April 20th, 2020 the carrier will be launching a new five day a week service to the Saguenay-Bagotville airport (CYBG) in Saguenay, Quebec. This new service will connect the region to both Montreal, Quebec and to Wabush, Newfoundland and Labrador.  ...

Airbus and the Québec Government take control of the A220 Programme

Airbus SE, the Government of Québec and  Bombardier Inc. (TSX: BBD.B) have agreed upon a new ownership structure for the A220 programme, whereby Bombardier transferred its remaining shares in Airbus Canada Limited Partnership (Airbus Canada) to Airbus and the Government of Québec. The transactio...

Air Canada Celebrates the Arrival of its First Airbus A220

Air Canada unveiled the newest member of its fleet, the Airbus A220-300, before employees and special guests at the airline's Montreal headquarters. Built in Mirabel, Quebec, the Bombardier-designed aircraft continues Air Canada's fleet modernization. "This is an historic moment for Air Canada ...

Visiting Québec’s regions from YUL just became more affordable English

Visiting Québec’s regions from YUL just became more affordable English

ADM Aéroports de Montréal welcomes the announcement by Québec Premier François Legault and Tourism Minister Caroline Proulx regarding the Explore Québec program which enables more visitors to benefit from attractive travel packages at discounted prices to promote tourism regions. "With thi...

Quebec court approves Air Canada’s acquisition of Air Transat

Quebec court approves Air Canada’s acquisition of Air Transat

The Superior Court of Quebec has granted a final order approving Air Canada’s acquisition of Transat A.T. – parent company of Air Transat. There were no objections made to the court to the application, which was approved by nearly 95 per cent of shareholders at a special meeting of Transat h...

Air Canada acquires Air Transat parent company for C$520m

Air Canada acquires Air Transat parent company for C$520m

Air Canada has acquired Air Transat's parent company Transat A.T. for an all-cash transaction of around $520 million at $13 per share - which means Canada's largest and 3rd biggest airlines have joined forces. Canada’s national carrier first approached the Montreal-based airline in the autumn....

Air Canada finalising takeover of Air Transat

Air Canada finalising takeover of Air Transat

Air Canada said yesterday (5 June) it is in the process of finalising its binding agreement to purchase all of the issued and outstanding shares of Transat AT (Air Transat) for C$520 million. The national carrier of Canada announced on 16 May, 2019 that it had entered into an exclusive agreement...

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