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Economy

Air Canada bid for Transat takeover clears another hurdle

Canada’s flag carrier Air Canada says its deal to acquire the country’s biggest leisure airline has cleared a key legal hurdle. The Superior Court of Quebec has granted a final order approving the previously announced plan for the proposed takeover of »

Economy

Air Canada to buy Transat in deal valued at $520M

Canada’s airline industry woke up Thursday to news of a marriage between the country’s biggest leisure airline and the flag carrier, Air Canada, which could further consolidate the industry in fewer hands. The board of directors of Transat AT Inc. »

Society

Air passenger advocate sues Air Transat and regulator

Air passenger advocate Gabor Lukacs is suing the Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) and Air Transat over their handling of an incident in which hundreds of people were stuck inside two grounded airplanes for five hours at Ottawa airport last July. »