New COVID-19 Test Requirement for Entry into Canada

December 31, 2020
On Dec 31st, the Government of Canada announced new entry requirements for air travellers entering Canada. The following stipulations will become effective Jan. 7, 2021.

Air Canada Announces a New Strategic Cooperation Agreement with Qatar Airways

December 16, 2020
Three times weekly, non-stop flights from Toronto Pearson to Doha, Qatar. Convenient connections throughout the Middle East, Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia via Doha with new agreement

Air Canada Becomes First Canadian Airline to Offer Optional Biometric Boarding for US & Canada

December 09, 2020
Air Canada Becomes First Canadian Airline to Offer Optional Biometric Boarding for Flights Departing the US to Canada

Travel like a star this winter with Air Canada Jetz

December 09, 2020
Elevate your winter travels by experiencing an exclusive way to fly.

Enterprise Teams Up with Clorox, Extending the Complete Clean Pledge

December 04, 2020
Enterprise is proud to announce a new program with Clorox®, one of the most  trusted brands for powerful cleaning, and implement near- and long-term enhancements to their Complete Clean Pledge.

Manulife COVID-19 Insurance complimentary for Aeroplan members

December 03, 2020
Aeroplan Members making an eligible new booking with Air Canada originating in Canada will receive complimentary Manulife COVID-19 Emergency Medical and Quarantine Insurance underwritten by The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (Manulife).

Air Canada Collaborates with Shoppers Drug Mart to Deliver a COVID-19 Testing Solution For Customers

November 27, 2020
Pre-departure testing available as of Dec. 7 for Air Canada customers in Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia

Welcome to the WestJet Elevation Lounge

October 27, 2020
WestJet is proud to reveal its flagship lounge – the WestJet Elevation Lounge.

Get ready for the transformed Aeroplan

October 27, 2020
With the launch of the transformed Aeroplan® on Nov. 8, they will be introducing many new and exciting program features. In order to prepare for this, some existing program features and services will be briefly unavailable during the changeover period.

TRAVELPULSE: Tales of Inspiration

October 27, 2020
TravelPulse Canada's new series "Tales of Inspiration" celebrates the people who are helping the travel industry get through the gong show that is the COVID pandemic. When we're feeling battered and bruised, they're the ones shining a light to keep us going through these stressful times.

Government Approved COVID-19 Testing Pilot Arrives at YYC Calgary International Airport

October 22, 2020
The Calgary Airport Authority is pleased to partner and support the Governments of Alberta and Canada's announcement of an approved science-based testing pilot for Canadians arriving at YYC from international destinations.

Air Canada Reopens Calgary Maple Leaf Lounge with Biosafety Measures and more

October 14, 2020
Maple Leaf Lounge at YYC Calgary International Airport welcomes eligible customers beginning on October 15, 2020

CBC: Travel Way Down, but there are still some People going Abroad, says Saskatoon Travel Agent

October 06, 2020
While the federal government is advising Canadian citizens to avoid all non-essential travel, there are still a few people flying across Canada and abroad, says one Saskatoon travel agent.

Manulife COVID-19 Pandemic Travel Plan Insurance available in October

October 01, 2020
Unexpected-but-necessary visits to see family, work commitments, out-of-province adventures or snowbirds hoping to fly south. Today, more than ever before, Canadians need specialized coverage that helps protect them in the event they fall ill due to COVID-19.

WestJet Enhances No-Charge COVID-19 Travel Insurance Offering with U.S. Coverage

September 25, 2020
WestJet is announcing guests travelling to, through or from the United States are now eligible for the airline's enhanced $200,000 CAD COVID-19 travel insurance coverage for air-only and vacation reservations.

Air Canada to Make Complimentary COVID-19 Insurance Coverage Available to International Travellers

September 17, 2020
Air Canada today announced that it is including complimentary COVID-19 emergency medical & quarantine insurance for eligible customers booking round-trip international flights.

WestJet extends top-tier status for Platinum, Gold and Silver members

September 04, 2020
Effective September 4, 2020, WestJet is making changes to provide greater certainty and time for their WestJet Rewards members:

Canada’s Largest Airlines and Airports Jointly Comment on Flight Plan for Navigating COVID-19

August 14, 2020
Air Canada, WestJet, Greater Toronto Airports Authority, and Vancouver Airport Authority Jointly Comment on Transport Canada's Flight Plan for Navigating COVID-19

Air Canada Unveils Details of Transformed Aeroplan Program, Offering More Value and New Benefits

August 11, 2020
Air Canada revealed the details of its transformed Aeroplan loyalty program, outlining the program attributes and credit card benefits members can enjoy when the new program launches

Air Canada's Touchless Airport Experience

July 24, 2020
TouchFree Bag Check for international travel departing Canada and virtual queuing to be part of Air Canada's airport experience at select airports. Here is a full list of what to look for in a touch-free airport experience later this summer.