Transat Celebrates Success

Company Marks 30th Anniversary of Toronto-London Flights

Transat Celebrates Success There's no doubt that Transat has a lot to celebrate and it did just that in Toronto last night (April 23) as the company marked the 30th anniversary of its first flight between Toronto and London, England. Addressing a crowd of some 250 travel trade types at its hangar near Toronto Pearson... more ›
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David Chorley Retiring

David Chorley Retiring David Chorley, director sales development Canada for South African Airways has announced that after a 39-year career in the travel industry, he will be retiring on May 1, 2018. In a message to his friends in the industry, Chorley writes: “Thank you for your professionalism, guidance and... more ›
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Sunwing Welcomes Spring

Sunwing Welcomes Spring Sunwing is in full spring cleaning mode and has started to ‘clear out’ its spring vacations. And as a result, Canadians looking for a sunny escape between now and June can take advantage of select Sunwing vacations across the Caribbean, Mexico and Central America that are being offered at... more ›
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New Agent Incentive From Goway

New Agent Incentive From Goway Goway Travel has partnered with Virgin Australia to offer a selection of great value getaways to Sydney, Melbourne and the amazing Great Barrier Reef, starting from as low as $2389 CAD per person. Combining competitive airfares from Vancouver with hotel deals in Sydney, Melbourne and... more ›
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WestJet Welcomes Its Partners In Cancun

WestJet Welcomes Its Partners In Cancun WestJet hosted its top partners from across North America at its annual key client event in Mexico. The three-day conference took place at Secrets The Vine Cancun. Lyell Farquharson, vice-president, sales and distribution for WestJet, observed: “This event gives us the opportunity to offer... more ›
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USVI Is Open For Business

USVI Is Open For Business U.S. Virgin Islands Commissioner of Tourism Beverly Nicholson-Doty continues to spread the word that the Territory is open for business. Addressing a broad range of consumers and industry stakeholders last week in Atlanta, Chicago and New York, Commissioner Nicholson-Doty thanked partners... more ›
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Air Canada Elevates The Experience

Carrier Launches Signature Service

Air Canada Elevates The Experience They say it's all about the experience and Air Canada's launch of its new Air Canada Signature Service is all about offering its customers flying in Air Canada Signature Class an enhanced and seamless end-to-end travel experience. It's now available today for the airline's international... more ›
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TIP Goes Live In Three More

Finland, Norway and Sweden Now Up And Running

TIP Goes Live In Three More IATA reports that Transparency in Payments (TIP) has been implemented in the Finland, Norway and Sweden markets. TIP, which is being introduced in conjunction with NewGen ISS, is an industry initiative focused on providing airlines with increased transparency and control in the collection of... more ›
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Hitting The Target

Flair Airlines Meets Its Growth Goals

Hitting The Target Kelowna, B.C.-based Flair Airlines released details of an expanded route network that will more than double its flight service. Flair will begin flying from Halifax, Saskatoon, Calgary, Prince George, and Victoria on June 15 of this year. Earlier growth projections have been realized with... more ›
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Porter Set For Summer Service To Mont Tremblant

Porter Set For Summer Service To Mont Tremblant Porter Airlines flights to Mont Tremblant, Que., are back in time to enjoy summer in the Laurentians region. Seasonal service begins June 22 and runs until Sept. 23. Flights operate up to four times weekly starting July 26 through Labour Day, and two times weekly for the remainder of the... more ›
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