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Air Canada: A321LR Order, After The 737 MAX and A220?

Air Canada: A321LR Order, After The 737 MAX and A220?

Airlines have tended to homogenize their fleets as much as possible, but Air Canada are now thinking of getting the Airbus A321LR! Why? At its first quarter earnings, Air Canada revealed that they are looking at the possibility of ordering the Airbus A321LR. The...
NOTAMs: Are They “A Bunch Of Garbage”?

NOTAMs: Are They “A Bunch Of Garbage”?

A global campaign to overhaul NOTAMs is underway, in order to remove irrelevant information and highlight critical items. The triggering event for this development on NOTAMs is the Air Canada 759 incident, from 2017. An experienced crew flying an Airbus A320 almost...
Air Canada Gets Government Aid – And Buys Jets!

Air Canada Gets Government Aid – And Buys Jets!

Following lengthy discussions, Air Canada signed a government agreement for much-needed aid, which also secures its aircraft purchase contracts. The agreement is worth C$ 5.9 billion ($ 4.69 billion). This is the largest sum the Canadian government has agreed on, with...
Retro Trans Canada Air A220 Enters Service!

Retro Trans Canada Air A220 Enters Service!

After the sneak-peek we got about a month ago, today Air Canada’s Retro ‘Trans Canada Air’ officially joins the fleet, to start revenue service. Some times a simple idea goes on to become a tradition. A beautiful paint scheme certainly helps. There are very good...
Trans Canada Air Lines – An Important Retro Livery?

Trans Canada Air Lines – An Important Retro Livery?

Air Canada gave as a sneak-peek yesterday, of a brand-new A220 in the paint shop, wearing a stunning Trans Canada Air Lines livery. Some retro liveries are a little bit of marketing, hopefully mixed with some good design. But some are a bit more special, as airlines...