May 16, 2019
Air Canada said it has entered exclusive talks to acquire Canadian tour company Transat in a deal valued at CAD$520 million (USD$386 million).
April 2, 2019
Air Canada has announced further changes to its flight schedule caused by the knock-on effects of the worldwide grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX.
March 19, 2019
Air Canada will remove the Boeing 737 MAX from its flight schedules until at least July 1, due to the unknown timeline of its return to service.
February 4, 2019
Air Canada and regional airline parent Chorus Aviation have agreed an extended capacity purchase agreement (CPA), with the flag carrier investing CAD$97.26 million (USD$74.2 million) in Chorus.
August 16, 2018
Air France-KLM has selected Air Canada executive Benjamin Smith as its new CEO, the first time a non-French candidate has been appointed to the position.
August 7, 2018
Aeroplan loyalty plan owner Aimia has announced that two more Canadian airlines have signed up to the rewards plan.
July 25, 2018
Air Canada, Visa and two Canadian banks have made an offer to acquire the Aeroplan frequent flyer business from loyalty analytics company Aimia.
June 6, 2018
Air Canada and Air China have signed a joint venture agreement to increase commercial cooperation on flights between Canada and China.
March 26, 2018
An Air Canada flight from Toronto to Washington made an emergency landing at Dulles Airport on Sunday after pilots reported smoke in the cockpit.
March 22, 2018
Airlines operating US flights carried a record 965 million passengers in 2017, a 3.4 percent increase on the previous year.