CommercialFebruary 16, 2024Airbus continues to ramp up A220 production

The company is reporting a strong order intake across all its businesses in year-end results for 2023, including dozens of Canada-built A220 airliners.

CommercialFebruary 15, 2024Flair, Lynx merger speculation heats up

Flair Airlines and competitor Lynx Air are reportedly in discussions about a merger, and a deal could be announced as soon as today.

MilitaryFebruary 14, 2024Bridging the FLIT gap

With the current contracted fighter lead-in training program coming to an end in March 2024, and its replacement not expected to be ready until after 2030, the Air Force is turning to allies to help prepare its future fighter pilots.

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The second #RCAF CC-330 Husky aircraft, wearing an operational grey livery, was delivered to Ottawa on Feb. 16! The aircraft is to be based in Ottawa alongside 330002, which wears a white Canadian government livery and is utilized for VIP transport. The second CC-330 will also operate in a transport role until it is able to be converted into the Multi Role Tanker Transport (MRTT) configuration. Photo by Jan Jasinski (@photojasinski)#skiesmagazine #huskyaircraft #cc330 #aviation #aircraft #aviationdaily #aviationphotography #avgeek #pilot #pilotlife ... See MoreSee Less
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Air Canada pilots seek to leverage ‘record’ airline revenues in contract talks“Air Canada is one of the most profitable airlines in North America but has yet to recognize the value of its pilots and compensate them accordingly,” said F/O Charlene Hudy, Air Canada ALPA Master Executive Council chair: skiesmag.com/news/air-canada-pilots-seek-to-leverage-record-airline-revenues-in-contract-talks/ ... See MoreSee Less
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Reports of the potential merger of two Canadian independent low-cost airlines may signal another setback to the long-sought viability of low-cost air travel in the country. Read the full story here: skiesmag.com/news/flair-lynx-merger-speculation-heats-up/#skiesmag #skiesmagazine #canadianflights #flairairways #lynxair #FlyCanada #lowcostflights #aviation #aviationdaily ... See MoreSee Less
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Flair CEO says passengers can 'confidently book' for years to comeAs Stephen Jones began the Flair Airlines press conference on Feb. 8, 2024, he was prepared for questions concerning the airline’s $67 million in unpaid federal taxes. First, though, he wanted to share some good news statistics in his 2023 year-end review... skiesmag.com/news/flair-ceo-says-passengers-can-confidently-book-for-years-to-come/ ... See MoreSee Less
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Canadian ‘Maple Hawk’ tour: Red Arrows to celebrate RCAF centennial The Red Arrows are planning a five-week tour of Canada this summer to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Royal Canadian Air Force: skiesmag.com/news/canadian-maple-hawk-tour-red-arrows-to-celebrate-rcaf-centennial/ ... See MoreSee Less
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