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by kamloops
Wed Oct 30, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WS to FCO from YYC
Replies: 2
Views: 613

WS to FCO from YYC

Don't know if that has been reported yet, West Jet announced one weekly service May 2 (YYC- FCO) Upgraded to 3 weekly in late May, Wonder if BCN or VCE could be on the table, Could we see AC / RV / TS entertain the market from the West Coast, One challenge with WS, is their Vacation Product doesn't ...

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by kamloops
Thu May 16, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: Air Canada to buy Air Transat
Replies: 323
Views: 58490

Re: Air Canada in exclusive talks to buy Air Transat

I wonder what Canada Jetlines is thinking today?

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by kamloops
Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Big Hit For Air Georgian As AC Shifts Flights To Chorus/Jazz
Replies: 15
Views: 3760

Big Hit For Air Georgian As AC Shifts Flights To Chorus/Jazz

https://nationalpost.com/news/regional- ... s-a-factor
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Don't know if it has been discussed before,

What are your thoughts, you think it has anything to do with safety,

https://nationalpost.com/news/regional- ... s-a-factor

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by kamloops
Wed Dec 12, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Air Canada Flight Number Explained
Replies: 6
Views: 2048

Re: Air Canada Flight Number Explained

000-099 - Usually TPAC, or flights in/out of Asia. (HND, PVG, TLV) 1XX - Mainline transcontinental in/out of YYZ (YEG, YYC, YVR) 2XX - Mainline out of YVR (YYC, YEG, YWG), also includes YYZ-YWG rotations 3XX - Mainline transcontinental in/out of YUL (YEG, YYC, YWG, YVR) 4XX - Rapidair flights (YYZ-...

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by kamloops
Wed Dec 12, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Air Canada Flight Number Explained
Replies: 6
Views: 2048

Air Canada Flight Number Explained

Hi All, I am a travel agent, in Western Canada ( you can probably guess the city) I got a question from a colleague, How to explain Air Canada flight numbers, The question came up to Air Canada Rouge flights, but got me thinking, their must be a logic to how Air Canada numbers their flight, Tried go...

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by kamloops
Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Air Canada Rouge B767-300ER from Kingston to Toronto
Replies: 5
Views: 5463

Re: Air Canada Rouge B767-300ER from Kingston to Toronto

wonder how full the flight was , looks pretty open with 3 seats to yourself,


Try a full flight in the middle seat on a red eye, may have a different experience,

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by kamloops
Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Man Dies at YYC with altercation w/CBSA
Replies: 1
Views: 1411

Man Dies at YYC with altercation w/CBSA

Man dies after altercation with border officers at Calgary International Airport The Canada Border Services Agency says a man who was to be deported from Canada has died following an altercation with its officers on a plane at Calgary International Airport. According to CBSA Prairie acting regional ...

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by kamloops
Thu Dec 14, 2017 3:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plane Crash in Northern Saskatchewan
Replies: 20
Views: 9542

Plane Crash in Northern Saskatchewan

https://saskatoon.ctvnews.ca/mobile/pla ... -1.3720976
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Getting reports of plane crash in North Saskatchewan, Canada

Any insight what happened
https://saskatoon.ctvnews.ca/mobile/pla ... -1.3720976

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by kamloops
Fri Dec 01, 2017 6:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC Rouge to start YYJ-YUL and YCD-YYZ
Replies: 26
Views: 1480

Re: Air Canada announces YUL-YYJ with Rouge

Kamloops has a decent-sized metro area that my guess would be able to support a nonstop to Toronto on its own. Kamloops couldn't hold it on its own, I would think maybe people driving in from Williams Lake etc. is what AC is banking on. Yep the YKA area is now > 100k population. That's more than YM...

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by kamloops
Mon Sep 11, 2017 3:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PLS - Govt Refuses 95 Canadians from AC Evacuation
Replies: 4
Views: 1762

Re: PLS - Govt Refuses 95 Canadians from AC Evacuation

I am hearing they may have grounded the flight, because they didn't have proper security arrangements at the PLS Airport to over fly the USA

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by kamloops
Mon Sep 11, 2017 2:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PLS - Govt Refuses 95 Canadians from AC Evacuation
Replies: 4
Views: 1762

PLS - Govt Refuses 95 Canadians from AC Evacuation

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/ ... -1.4283514
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A lot of unanswered questions, but why would Government Officials of Turks & Caicos bar Air Canada taking 95 Canadians back to Canada, in evacuation efforts ?

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/ ... -1.4283514

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by kamloops
Tue Aug 22, 2017 9:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada adds daily YUL-NRT
Replies: 63
Views: 16615

Re: Air Canada to make major Montreal announcement on 08/23

YUL-HKG, maybe

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by kamloops
Fri Sep 16, 2016 4:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NewLeaf Travel Co Temporarily Cease Flight To (YKA, YYJ, YXE & YQR)
Replies: 8
Views: 2680

NewLeaf Travel Co Temporarily Cease Flight To (YKA, YYJ, YXE & YQR)

http://business.financialpost.com/news/ ... our-cities
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No surprise here New Leaf Temporarily Ceases flights to Kamloops, Victoria, Regina & Saskatoon.


Looks like the start to the end of another failed airline in Canada.


URL: http://business.financialpost.com/news/ ... our-cities

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by kamloops
Wed Sep 07, 2016 2:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Announces YVR-DFW
Replies: 34
Views: 6304

Air Canada Announces YVR-DFW

http://aircanada.mediaroom.com/index.php?s=43&item=1051
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Came across media release that Air Canada will offering daily non-stop service to Dallas - DFW, kinda thought that was odd, given AA Hub and One World Alliance, do you seem some partnering with AA

http://aircanada.mediaroom.com/index.php?s=43&item=1051

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by kamloops
Thu Aug 18, 2016 7:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Beijing Capital Airlines Coming To YVR
Replies: 15
Views: 3075

Beijing Capital Airlines Coming To YVR

Looks like another carrier coming to Vancouver, Beijing Capital Airlines flying 3 times weekly from Hangzhou via Qingdao URL: http://www.yvr.ca/en/media/news-release ... l-airlines “We are thrilled Beijing Capital Airlines has chosen YVR as its first entry point into North America,” said Craig Richm...

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by kamloops
Thu Jul 14, 2016 11:27 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: TripAdvisor Introduces Airline Reviews
Replies: 13
Views: 1790

TripAdvisor Introduces Airline Reviews

http://www.businesstravelnews.com/Trans ... ne-Reviews


Whats your thoughts
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Look likes Trip Advisor is going into the Airline Reviews:

URL: http://www.businesstravelnews.com/Trans ... ne-Reviews


Whats your thoughts

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by kamloops
Mon May 02, 2016 2:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways First A380 To YVR
Replies: 25
Views: 8146

RE: British Airways First A380 To YVR

Had friends on the return flight back to London, and they had a celebration at the gate with Cake and everything. <center><table align="center" border="0" width="650" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"><tr><td><a href="/uf/view.file?id=134758&filename=14622007645tcySB.jpg" target="_blank"><img src=...

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by kamloops
Wed Apr 27, 2016 2:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Announces YVR-DEL
Replies: 61
Views: 14589

Air Canada Announces YVR-DEL

Air Canada Announces Non-Stop <acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - British Columbia">YVR</acronym>-<acronym title="Delhi - Indira Gandhi International (Palam) (DEL / VIDP), India">DEL</acronym> Seasonal Route Open Jaw 27.04.16 <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> has ...

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by kamloops
Fri Apr 01, 2016 6:54 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Turks And Caicos With AA & B6 In Y
Replies: 7
Views: 6692

RE: Turks And Caicos With AA & B6 In Y

I have to ask, when you flew into <acronym title="Providenciales - International (PLS / MBPV), Turks and Caicos Islands">PLS</acronym>, did you hear ohh & ahh coming into landing. when we flew in, on <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> E190, the sounds from all the guests , we were all capt...

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by kamloops
Sat Mar 19, 2016 4:43 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Stop Posting Airline Tickets On Airliners.Net
Replies: 23
Views: 7438

RE: Stop Posting Airline Tickets On Airliners.Net

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/F9Animal" class="quote" target="_blank">F9Animal</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i> Quoting kamloops (Thread starter): I am...

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by kamloops
Wed Mar 09, 2016 3:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Worst Flight Ever Prank!
Replies: 1
Views: 2463

Worst Flight Ever Prank!

Came across this video, it is in Spanish and believe it is an Argentina <acronym title="Virgin Express (Belgium)">TV</acronym> Show, that pranks one guest. My spanish isn't great. However it seems they were able to trick the one passenger into thinking they were in grave danger and with bad service,...

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by kamloops
Wed Feb 24, 2016 3:23 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Stop Posting Airline Tickets On Airliners.Net
Replies: 23
Views: 7438

RE: Stop Posting Airline Tickets On Airliners.Net

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Zombus" class="quote" target="_blank">Zombus</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i> Trip reports on this forum are, almost by def...

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by kamloops
Wed Feb 24, 2016 3:48 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Stop Posting Airline Tickets On Airliners.Net
Replies: 23
Views: 7438

Stop Posting Airline Tickets On Airliners.Net

I know it is popular fashion to post Airline Tickets via Trip Reports Section, but we are exposing members on the Airliners.net Community to the general public. I have seen too many trip reports, especially with younger individuals, post their excitement on social media, trip reports, & etc. I a...

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by kamloops
Sat Jan 02, 2016 1:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Moab And Vernal EAS Goes To Boutique Air
Replies: 14
Views: 2483

RE: Moab And Vernal EAS Goes To Boutique Air

Hearing a bit of complaints that the Pilatus won't be able to handle the mountain bikes, which Moab is known for.

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by kamloops
Sun Nov 29, 2015 11:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Headup YVR 27Nov MD11cargo Full Of Porsche
Replies: 54
Views: 10324

RE: Headup YVR 27Nov MD11cargo Full Of Porsche

Thanks for the explanation, was flying from <acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - British Columbia">YVR</acronym> on Friday to Frankfurt via Calgary and pointed out to my dad the rarity of seeing Lufthansa Cargo, let alone Lufthansa <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acro...

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by kamloops
Tue Nov 24, 2015 3:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Successful Has NZ's SkyCouch Been
Replies: 16
Views: 10117

RE: How Successful Has NZ's SkyCouch Been

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/gasman" class="quote" target="_blank">gasman</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>It's a gimmick. For adults of anything greater...

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by kamloops
Mon Nov 02, 2015 7:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Launches YYZ-DEL Today
Replies: 36
Views: 10722

RE: Air Canada Launches YYZ-DEL Today

So with regards to the Crew doing the return flight home to Canada, do you think they deadheaded on the flight from <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym>, or do you think Air Canada flew them on another airline and gave them ...

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by kamloops
Fri Aug 28, 2015 6:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sea-Tac Jammed
Replies: 174
Views: 29982

RE: Sea-Tac Jammed

would be interesting to see the numbers that come from Canada and see what the number of next year will be, given the high dollar US dollars for us Canadians.

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by kamloops
Thu Aug 27, 2015 3:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SkyGreece: Folding?
Replies: 33
Views: 10602

RE: SkyGreece: Folding?

well this news story on cbc, didn't help

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toront...ghts-to-and-from-pearson-1.3205051

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by kamloops
Wed Aug 26, 2015 2:52 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: $3,000 CAD To Fly Canada-South Africa - Biz Class
Replies: 5
Views: 3891

$3,000 CAD To Fly Canada-South Africa - Biz Class

Just thought I advise the aviation community that KLM/AF/DL are running seat sales in business class from Canada to Johannesburg. Just booked a client for $3,000 to fly Kamloops to Johannesburg, the dates of travel were Dec 7 - Mar 7, 2015-16 in business class. <center><table align="center" border="...

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by kamloops
Wed Aug 19, 2015 11:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pilot In Cargo Crash Had Alcohol In Blood System
Replies: 14
Views: 14413

Pilot In Cargo Crash Had Alcohol In Blood System

"VANCOUVER – Toxicology results have found one of the pilots on board a cargo plane that crashed in the North Shore Mountains in April with a significant level of alcohol in their system. Search and rescue crews began a search after a cargo plane and its two-person crew went missing after departing ...

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by kamloops
Sat Aug 08, 2015 3:29 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines You've Flown By Chance
Replies: 44
Views: 4119

RE: Airlines You've Flown By Chance

Was about 15 years ago and were down in Barbados on a family holiday. Father worked as <acronym title="Safair (South Africa)">FA</acronym> for Air Canada and flew stand by down to Barbados, however on our return the flights were full for the next week. At first I was happy we would be missing more s...

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by kamloops
Sun Jul 26, 2015 4:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge
Replies: 49
Views: 15559

RE: Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rta" class="quote" target="_blank">rta</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i> I didn't understand from the OP if <acronym title="...

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by kamloops
Sun Jul 26, 2015 4:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge
Replies: 49
Views: 15559

RE: Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bunumuring" class="quote" target="_blank">bunumuring</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i> But it works brilliantly with Qanta...

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by kamloops
Sat Jul 25, 2015 11:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge
Replies: 49
Views: 15559

RE: Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/accargofra" class="quote" target="_blank">accargofra</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>t is simply not true: according to a...

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by kamloops
Sat Jul 25, 2015 7:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge
Replies: 49
Views: 15559

RE: Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bmacleod" class="quote" target="_blank">bmacleod</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i>Only Rouge out of <acronym title="Halifa...

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by kamloops
Sat Jul 25, 2015 7:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge
Replies: 49
Views: 15559

RE: Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Thomaas" class="quote" target="_blank">Thomaas</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>Rouge's fleet is not any older than <acronym...

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by kamloops
Sat Jul 25, 2015 5:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge
Replies: 49
Views: 15559

RE: Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Polot" class="quote" target="_blank">Polot</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>You realize Rouge's premium cabin is similar in ...

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by kamloops
Sat Jul 25, 2015 5:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge
Replies: 49
Views: 15559

RE: Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bmacleod" class="quote" target="_blank">bmacleod</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i> No news/updates for routes out of <acrony...

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by kamloops
Sat Jul 25, 2015 5:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge
Replies: 49
Views: 15559

Air Canada Moving More Mainline Routes To Rouge

Just wanted to advise Air Canada, has moved more routes to Rouge. Even though not earth shattering, but will affect the Canadian Cruise Market, especially with <acronym title="Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (FLL / KFLL), USA - Florida">FLL</acronym> & <acronym title="Tampa - Internati...

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by kamloops
Wed Jul 22, 2015 1:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Rouge - Starting Vancouver - Cancun
Replies: 7
Views: 3486

Air Canada Rouge - Starting Vancouver - Cancun

NEW ROUTE: VANCOUVER-CANCUN Air Canada Vacations together with Air Canada rouge has introduced Vancouver-Cancun as a new Winter seasonal service. Flights are now available. Weekly service will be start February 15, 2016 until April 25, 2016 and will be operated by a Boeing 767-300 in the Air Canada ...

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by kamloops
Tue Jul 21, 2015 5:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Crystal Cruises To Acquire 787 (Part 2)
Replies: 0
Views: 2253

Crystal Cruises To Acquire 787 (Part 2)

Due to deletion of thread b/c violation of airliners.net rules, have edited the post. Crystal Cruises just announced a massive expansion with news ships, but what also caught my eye is they are acquiring 787. Don't know if it is a new buy, lease, or an acquisition from an airline. Anyone have any id...

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by kamloops
Fri Jul 10, 2015 1:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EDI Airport Charges You To Retrieve Your Lost Item
Replies: 27
Views: 5890

RE: EDI Airport Charges You To Retrieve Your Lost Item

Is it fair to say we have different views/ policies across the Atlantic. Dare charge a north american for public bathroom service (not saying it is all the case, but far more common practice) Dare assume the standard tipping policy in UK/EU is15%- 20%<br/><br/><font size="-4">[Edited 2015-07-10 06:5...

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by kamloops
Thu Jul 09, 2015 3:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EDI Airport Charges You To Retrieve Your Lost Item
Replies: 27
Views: 5890

EDI Airport Charges You To Retrieve Your Lost Item

Just found out the Edinburgh Airport is now charging guests to retrieve your lost baggage, what's your thoughts? Fair or just another money grab? Newest fee for air travel? Airport charges you to retrieve your lost luggage These days, we’re used to paying a fee for pretty much everything when we fly...

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by kamloops
Wed Jun 10, 2015 1:32 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Funny Error On Kayak.com's Mobile App
Replies: 5
Views: 3026

RE: Funny Error On Kayak.com's Mobile App

Actually was researching flights for guests from Vancouver to Kelowna and was showing Alaska Airlines flights, which can't happen because of cabotage. Granted when I clicked to book, Alaska Air website wouldn't let me book, still funny. <center><table align="center" border="0" width="650" cellpaddin...

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by kamloops
Mon May 25, 2015 3:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Air Lines Adds SEA-YYJ Starting April 6
Replies: 59
Views: 11747

RE: Delta Air Lines Adds SEA-YYJ Starting April 6

I think YKM is referring to Yakima Air Terminal.

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by kamloops
Wed Apr 29, 2015 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FR Confirms Hackers Stole $5m Via Chinese Bank
Replies: 0
Views: 1274

FR Confirms Hackers Stole $5m Via Chinese Bank

Funds believed to now have been frozen, with airline working with Irish authorities to recover money taken through electronic transfer. Ryanair has been targeted by fraudsters who took out almost $5m (£3.25m) from its accounts through a Chinese bank. The low-cost airline asked the Criminal Assets Bu...

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by kamloops
Thu Apr 16, 2015 2:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kelowna Flightcraft Rebrands With New Name
Replies: 0
Views: 1465

Kelowna Flightcraft Rebrands With New Name

Just announced today KELOWNA – It’s one of the city’s largest and best known companies, but Kelowna is no longer part of its name. The company once known as Kelowna Flightcraft hopes this change will make it more attractive to international partnerships. As Neetu Garcha reports, the company now call...

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