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Airbus withdraws Eurofighter Typhoon from Canadian tender
Clement Charpentreau
Defense
Airbus withdraws Eurofighter Typhoon from Canadian tender

Confirming the rumors that spread earlier this summer, Airbus announced its withdrawal from the Canadian fighter jet rep...


Air Canada joins Southwest, cuts Boeing 737 MAX flights till 2020
Ruta Burbaite
Civil Aviation
Air Canada joins Southwest, cuts Boeing 737 MAX flights till 2020

Canada’s flagship carrier Air Canada, much like Southwest Airlines in the U.S., has given up hopes to resume its B...


WestJet pilot injured by laser beam while flying over Florida
Clement Charpentreau
Civil Aviation
WestJet pilot injured by laser beam while flying over Florida

A WestJet pilot flying from Newfoundland to Florida had his eyes burned by green laser light in the evening of May 18, 2...


Canadian stir ups: WestJet to go private, Air Canada expand
AeroTime Team
Civil Aviation
Canadian stir ups: WestJet to go private, Air Canada expand

Ownership changes are looming over Canadian airlines. First, private equity company Onex announced intentions to buy Wes...


FAA’s judgement no longer taken at face value?
Clement Charpentreau
Civil Aviation
FAA’s judgement no longer taken at face value?

Three different authority agencies announced on March 19, 2019, they would each review the safety of the MCAS independen...


After bans, who still flies the Boeing 737 Max?
AeroTime Team
Civil Aviation
After bans, who still flies the Boeing 737 Max?

Multiple countries and operators opted to ground Boeing 737 MAX fleets until investigation into Ethiopian Airlines crash...


Canadian carriers strive to increase foreign voting shares
AeroTime Team
Aviation Economics
Canadian carriers strive to increase foreign voting shares

WestJet, Air Canada is seeking shareholder approval to increase the limits on foreign ownership and control of their vot...


Flight training havens in Canada
Alexis Joseph David Fafard
Civil Aviation
Flight training havens in Canada

 The lack of centralization of the educational component of the flight training regulatory framework has created &l...


Frozen hell: 250 United passengers spend night stranded in a 777
Clement Charpentreau
Civil Aviation
Frozen hell: 250 United passengers spend night stranded in a 777

About 250 passengers of a United Airlines flight from New York to Hong Kong spent the night in their grounded plane afte...


AeroBrief| New-old plane, Kazakh LCC & Dassault’s “no” to Canada
AeroTime Team
Civil Aviation
AeroBrief| New-old plane, Kazakh LCC & Dassault’s “no” to Canada

On November 8, 2018: Air Astana announced a launch of a new, “very, very safe” LCC; Azur Air flies the first...