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Canada Air Travel Regulations Transgender Passengers

Oh, Canada: Your Law Barring Trans People from Airplanes Is Not Supported by International Standards

Kyle Knight | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Kyle Knight

If international travel document standards don't require a gender to be specified at all, then Canada's claim to such a strict match between appearance and documentation seems to go far beyond what is required in the name of security.

Canada Won't Let Gender Variance Fly

Emerson Whitney | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Emerson Whitney

A bizarre section of the Identity Screening Regulations used in airports throughout Canada appears to ban gender-nonconforming and transgender people from boarding airplanes if their gender presentation does not match the one listed on their identification.