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Air Canada to restore domestic network in exchange for aid

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The carrier gains access to $5.9 billion in liquidity via deal with Ottawa. 

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WestJet eyes domestic tourism rebound

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Eleven new domestic services are being launched, with the airline’s CEO Ed Sims calling on Canadian citizens to support the country’s tourism...

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Westjet to restore service to five Atlantic Canada airports

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We committed to return to the communities we left as a result of the pandemic, and we will be restoring flights to these regions in the coming...

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OPINION: What is Ottawa waiting for?  

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Canada's indecision regarding its airline industry amid the COVID-19 pandemic could cripple the future prospects of Air Canada and WestJet.  

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Interview: Parm Sidhu, Abbotsford International Airport

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How COVID-19 has stopped the Canadian ULCC boom in its tracks, and why Parm Sidhu believes his ultra-low-cost airport model is ideal for the recovery.

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WestJet suspends four routes as COVID-19 rules weaken demand 

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Canada’s second-largest airline said it is operating a 90%-reduced schedule. 

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Canada imposes more international air travel restrictions

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Sun destinations hit as airlines asked for service suspensions.

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Air Canada to deploy Boeing 737 MAX on five routes from Toronto

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The move comes after Transport Canada lifted the ban on the MAX in Canadian airspace.

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Westjet Cuts Routes, Capacity As New Protocols Hit Demand

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Flights from Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver affected.

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Canada's airlines surprised by latest COVID-19 restrictions

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Canadian carriers say the country's strict regulations are depressing demand.

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