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If You Don't Have TSA PreCheck, You Might Wanna Get It NOW

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 02.09.2017 | Travel

If you’ve been thinking about getting TSA PreCheck, there are two fresh new reasons to do it. Last week, the Transportation Security Administration...

Flights To D.C. Area Are Packed With Women’s March Participants

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 01.20.2017 | Women

This is so fly. On Inauguration Day, social media sites like Instagram, Facebook and Twitter are getting flooded with pictures of excited, nasty women...

Pilot Diverts Flight To Save Dog From Freezing To Death

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 09.16.2015 | Travel

An Air Canada pilot became one dog's hero on Sunday when he diverted a flight to save the dog's life. Flight AC085 was carrying 232 passengers from Te...

Woman Who Didn't Know She Was Pregnant Gives Birth On Plane

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 05.19.2015 | Parents

Ada Guan had no idea she was 37 weeks pregnant when she boarded a May 11 Air Canada flight from Calgary to Tokyo with her boyfriend Wesley Branch. ...

Why Is Air Travel So Expensive in Canada?! | Posted 06.21.2015 | Travel

As every Canadian knows, flying within Canada can cost a small fortune. It's especially jarring when we see the insanely low prices that are available to our American neighbors on budget airlines like Spirit and Southwest.

Air Canada Flight Slides Off Halifax Runway, Injuring More Than 20

Reuters | Mark Blinch | Posted 03.30.2015 | World

By Mark Blinch HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, March 29 (Reuters) - An Air Canada plane slid off a runway and suffered heavy damage while landing in the east...

Here Is Really Why Airlines Are Shrinking Your Leg Room

Seriously Skewed | Posted 11.05.2014 | Comedy
Seriously Skewed

In the past couple of weeks, no less than three physical fights have broken out between passengers on commercial planes over the right to recline thei...


Lynda Freeman | Posted 09.28.2014 | Good News
Lynda Freeman

Wilbur loves to play and go on walks. My son says he's a chick magnet. I can see that this might be so as all kinds of people stop to say hello to Wilbur.

Airline Apologizes After Damning Video Surfaces

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 04.21.2014 | Business

Air Canada has apologized for the conduct of its employees after a video surfaced of baggage handlers dropping luggage from the top of a staircase int...

Top 10 Tech Savvy Airlines | Posted 11.05.2013 | Travel

Americans don't want to unplug from their portable communication devices when flying, which means rumors about the FAA loosening rules for communication are good for tech-savvy flyers. But the question is, just how "plugged-in" are the airlines themselves?

Man Allegedly Throws Water At Flight Crew

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 07.17.2013 | Travel

Water under the bridge? Hardly. An Air Canada flight bound for London from Vancouver had to be diverted Monday after a passenger allegedly refused ...

Your Air Travel Questions Answered

George Hobica | Posted 07.15.2013 | Travel
George Hobica

Wondering what to do if you've been reassigned to an economy seat? Or if you miss your plane because of a ridiculously long security line? What are the different rules for going through security between connecting flights?

Ten Horrible Pilots We Hope We Never Fly With

George Hobica | Posted 06.22.2013 | Travel
George Hobica

There are plenty of instances where pilots have misbehaved throughout history -- some of them almost hilariously. Here is a look back at some very memorable misfeasance. After all, they're only human.

WATCH: Air Canada Does Most Canadian Thing Ever

Posted 01.25.2013 | Travel

"Call Me Maybe" finally made it back to Canada. Carly Rae Jepsen's sugary pop hit that launched a thousand lib dubs finally returned to its home an...

Man Tries To Extort Money From Campbell's By Pretending To Find A Needle In His Soup

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 10.23.2012 | Business

Need money? Why not try sticking a syringe in some soup? That was the plan of Australian man Daniel Ferris, 33, who plead guilty to charges of exto...

Air Canada Flight Rescues Sailor Adrift In The Pacific Ocean

Sarah Medina | Posted 10.16.2012 | Good News

A routine trip for Air Canada flight AC033 to Sydney was suddenly disrupted when the flight's path was diverted to rescue a lost sailor in the Pacific...

Air Canada's In The Biofuel Game

Posted 06.19.2012 | Travel

Air Canada is the latest airline to hop on the green travel bandwagon by conducting its first flight with sustainable fuel. Flight AC991 took off ...

WATCH: Gypsy Punk Party On Delayed Flight

Posted 05.17.2012 | Travel

Passengers on a delayed Air Canada flight from Toronto to Frankfurt were treated to an impromptu concert on Wednesday when the band Lemon Bucket Orkes...

UPDATE: Sleepy Pilot Thought Venus Was A Plane

Reuters | Posted 07.08.2012 | Travel

UPDATE 5/8/2012 (non-Reuters copy): Passengers on board the Air Canada flight that took a dive after the pilot mistook the planet Venus for an oncomin...

Cat In The Cockpit Delays Flight

Posted 03.27.2012 | Travel

An Air Canada flight was delayed Wednesday because of the antics of a cat on the loose. Ripples, 10, was on a Halifax to Toronto flight with his o...

Do Airlines Treat You Better If You Dress Well?

George Hobica | Posted 01.16.2012 | Travel
George Hobica

Think this is "dress up and sit up front" stuff is nonsense? Well, not really.

More On The ANA 737 Incident: Don't Touch That Dial

Christine Negroni | Posted 12.07.2011 | Travel
Christine Negroni

A recent headline-grabbing incident in Japan is another wake-up call for accident investigators and cockpit designers alike. Listen up, Boeing.

Air Canada Plane Wanders Off Runway, Gets Stuck In Grass

AOL Travel News | Posted 10.05.2011 | Travel

A Frankfurt-bound Air Canada jet drove off the runway at Toronto International on Thursday evening and got stuck in the grass. The Toronto Star rep...

..As WestJet Profit Soars

CP | Posted 10.04.2011 | Home

CALGARY - WestJet has seen its second-quarter profits soar almost 275 per cent as higher fares and cost controls helped offset increased fuel prices, ...

French Couple Sue Air Canada For Speaking English

AOL Travel News | Posted 09.18.2011 | Travel

Quelle horreur! French-Canadians Michel and Lynda Thibodeau were awarded roughly $12,500 last week after suing Air Canada because the airline's stewar...