Air transportation news

As a condition of the financial support announced by the Government of Canada on April 12 to Air Canada, and subsequently to Air Transat on April 29, both airlines are required to refund passengers for certain pandemic-related cancelations. As of...
2021-04-30

December 21, 2020 – Gatineau, QC – Canadian Transportation Agency The Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) launched today a consultation seeking input from members of the public, consumer organizations, airlines and experts on a...
2020-12-21

December 11, 2020 – Gatineau, QC – Canadian Transportation Agency The Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) today launched a consultation to hear from members of the public, consumer groups and other interested stakeholders on requests...
2020-12-11

Air passenger protection during and beyond the pandemic, by Scott Streiner, Chair and CEO, Canadian Transportation Agency (Hill Times 2020-11-16)
2020-11-13

March 13, 2020 – Gatineau, QC – Canadian Transportation Agency The Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) today took steps to address the major impacts that the COVID-19 pandemic is having on the airline industry. The Air Passenger...
2020-03-13

February 13, 2020 – Gatineau, QC – Canadian Transportation Agency The Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) today opened an inquiry into complaints from air passengers alleging that airlines are not accurately communicating the reasons...
2020-02-13

December 27 2019 – Gatineau, QC – Canadian Transportation Agency Starting December 28, 2019, limits of liability of the Montreal Convention will increase. Based on this rise, air passengers who travel internationally will now have the...
2019-12-27

December 13, 2019 – Gatineau, QC – Canadian Transportation Agency Starting this Sunday, December 15, air passengers will have new rights under the Canadian Transportation Agency’s (CTA) Air Passenger Protection Regulations (APPR)...
2019-12-13

Gatineau – December 11, 2019 Scot Streiner, Chair & CEO of the Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) will be joined by the Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, to launch the final provisions of the Air Passenger...
2019-12-11

December 10, 2019 – Gatineau, QC – Canadian Transportation Agency The Canadian Transportation Agency (Agency) issued today its determination that WestJet and Swoop Inc. would continue to meet the Canadian ownership and control...
2019-12-10