Tag: Canadians

WestJet continues Dreamliner momentum with launch of Calgary-Paris flight

WestJet continues Dreamliner momentum with launch of Calgary-Paris flight

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019 20:01 0

With the departure of flight 10, WestJet today became the only airline to operate a nonstop route between Paris and Calgary . The airline's newest ... Read More

Air Canada celebrates 25 years of service to Seoul, South Korea

Air Canada celebrates 25 years of service to Seoul, South Korea

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019 19:38 0

Air Canada celebrated 25 years of nonstop service between Canada and Seoul, South Korea today. Prior to the departure of today's flight AC63 from YVR ... Read More

WestJet lands in Portland, Oregon

WestJet lands in Portland, Oregon

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019 01:15 0

Building on WestJet's position as Calgary's largest air carrier, the airline began its new nonstop flight between Portland International Airport (PDX) and Calgary International Airport ... Read More

The future of flight: UN aviation agency looking for new designs and concepts

The future of flight: UN aviation agency looking for new designs and concepts

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 18, 2019 15:55 0

The United Nations (UN) International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has launched the Aviation Innovation Competitions and is looking for ideas, concepts, and prototypes from the ... Read More

National Research Council in Canada wants to improve air passenger experience

National Research Council in Canada wants to improve air passenger experience

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019 09:00 0

From visiting friends and family to getting goods to market, Canadians, tourists, and businesses rely on a safe, secure aviation system. While safety is everyone's ... Read More

Canada’s government officials announce support for victims of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302

Canada’s government officials announce support for victims of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2019 00:41 0

Today, the Honorable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness and the Honorable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, issued the following statement ... Read More

Canada the latest country to ground Boeing 737 Max 8 jets

Canada the latest country to ground Boeing 737 Max 8 jets

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019 17:30 0

Canada is the latest state to join the growing list of countries that grounded Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft. Canada today officially grounded all of ... Read More

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau response to Ethiopian Airlines Crash

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau response to Ethiopian Airlines Crash

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019 19:34 0

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the fatal plane crash in Ethiopia: "I am deeply saddened by the terrible plane crash today ... Read More

List of Nationals died in Ethiopian Airlines Airbus 737-800 crash

List of Nationals died in Ethiopian Airlines Airbus 737-800 crash

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019 14:30 0

Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 crashed this morning six minutes after takeoff in Addis Ababa on route to Nairobi. 157 people died, among them 32 Kenyans, 18 ... Read More

WestJet launches inaugural flight between its Calgary hub and Atlanta

WestJet launches inaugural flight between its Calgary hub and Atlanta

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019 18:05 0

WestJet gas become the only airline connecting Calgarians non-stop to Atlanta, Ga. with its inaugural flight between Calgary International Airport (YYC) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International ... Read More

The correct answer is Bordeaux 2016

The correct answer is Bordeaux 2016

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel- February 23, 2019 20:04 0

Do you know the best French wine and the 2nd best destination in France? If you said Bordeaux – you would be correct! Not only ... Read More

Malta attracts record-breaking 62,185 tourists from US and Canada in 2018

Malta attracts record-breaking 62,185 tourists from US and Canada in 2018

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019 18:20 0

Statistics released by Malta’s National Statistics Office for inbound tourism for 2018 show that Malta’s popularity in the North American market is still trending. The ... Read More

Government of Canada investing in safety at Baie-Comeau Airport

Government of Canada investing in safety at Baie-Comeau Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019 02:10 0

Canadians, tourists and businesses benefit from safe and well-maintained airports. From visiting friends and family, to travelling to medical appointments, or getting goods to market, ... Read More

Government of Canada invests $1 million in Charlevoix region tourism

Government of Canada invests $1 million in Charlevoix region tourism

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019 19:15 0

The tourism sector is a major economic driver across Canada. It helps ensure sustainable growth and creates good jobs for middle-class families, both in urban ... Read More

WestJet takes delivery of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner

WestJet takes delivery of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 19, 2019 17:15 0

Boeing delivered the first of ten 787 Dreamliners to WestJet, marking the start of the airline's global expansion. Having long operated a fleet of Boeing ... Read More

Canadians seem to care more about US air traffic safety than Trump does

Canadians seem to care more about US air traffic safety than Trump does

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019 23:16 0

Trump's government shutdown has left many US federal workers wondering when their next paycheck is going to arrive. With US President Donald Trump hell-bent on ... Read More

Canadian ultra low-cost airline launches Cancun flights

Canadian ultra low-cost airline launches Cancun flights

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019 18:05 0

Swoop airline today celebrates its inaugural flight between John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport (YHM) and Cancun International Airport (CUN). The four-hour nonstop flight departs ... Read More

Swoop’s inaugural flight from Abbotsford lands in Puerto Vallarta

Swoop’s inaugural flight from Abbotsford lands in Puerto Vallarta

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 12, 2019 18:15 0

Today Swoop celebrates its inaugural flight from Abbotsford International Airport (YXX) to Puerto Vallarta's Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR). Swoop flight WO600 departs ... Read More

Air Canada’s new loyalty program launches in 2020

Air Canada’s new loyalty program launches in 2020

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 11, 2019 19:19 0

Air Canada announced today the successful closing of its purchase of Aimia Canada Inc., owner and operator of the Aeroplan loyalty business, from Aimia Inc. ... Read More

Montego Bay welcomes Swoop’s inaugural flight from Hamilton

Montego Bay welcomes Swoop’s inaugural flight from Hamilton

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 16, 2018 18:03 0

Today Swoop celebrates its first international flight from John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport (YHM) to Sangster International Airport (MBJ) in Montego Bay, Jamaica. The ... Read More

Canadian Minister Garneau introduces new fatigue regulations to make air travel safer

Canadian Minister Garneau introduces new fatigue regulations to make air travel safer

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018 10:16 0

Canadians, visitors and business travellers deserve and rely on fit and well-rested flight crews to move them across Canada and around the world. Transport Canada ... Read More

Canadian Minister Garneau announces new regulations to protect marine passengers

Canadian Minister Garneau announces new regulations to protect marine passengers

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018 09:49 0

The Government of Canada takes marine safety and security, and the well-being of all Canadians very seriously. That is why we are taking action to ... Read More

Live like a local in Nassau, Bahamas

Live like a local in Nassau, Bahamas

Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 8, 2018 10:43 0

Travel destination - the Bahamas - is a Caribbean archipelago located off the coast of Florida with a long history of colonization. Read More

Canadians will hit the road in greater numbers this summer

Canadians will hit the road in greater numbers this summer

editor editor- June 14, 2011 05:35 0

TORONTO - Higher gas prices aren't expected to keep travelers off the roads this summer, but rather than find last minute deals, travelers should book ... Read More

Canadians drive to US for cheaper airline tickets

Canadians drive to US for cheaper airline tickets

editor editor- February 18, 2011 05:48 0

An increasing number of Canadians are driving to the United States to take advantage of cheaper airline tickets says data released from the Hotel Association ... Read More

Travel news: Canadians now need visa to visit Rwanda

Travel news: Canadians now need visa to visit Rwanda

editor editor- November 2, 2010 03:37 0

(eTN) - Free entry will shortly come to an end for Canadian visitors to Rwanda, according to a source in Kigali. Read More

Canada’s tourism industry gets a boost from stay-at-home vacationers

Canada’s tourism industry gets a boost from stay-at-home vacationers

editor editor- July 6, 2009 05:21 0

"There's no place like home" appears to be an overriding sentiment these days, one that is influencing Canada's tourism sector. Read More

More Americans visit Iceland

More Americans visit Iceland

editor editor- April 13, 2009 09:33 0

Americans and Canadians seem to be taking advantage of the favorable exchange rate since the collapse of three of Iceland’s largest commercial banks, last fall. Read More

Despite economic climate, most Canadians still plan to vacation

Despite economic climate, most Canadians still plan to vacation

editor editor- January 29, 2009 08:34 0

In the midst of frigid temperatures and a sub-zero economic climate, seven in 10 (69 percent) Canadians say they’re still planning to take a vacation ... Read More

Hawaii tourism’s metamorphosis

Hawaii tourism’s metamorphosis

editor editor- March 10, 2008 06:10 0

Despite a stronger currency in both markets, more Canadians are flocking to Hawaii while Japanese arrivals continue to fall Visitors from Canada and Japan have ... Read More

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