About Us

View As Webpage | View Archives | Email a Friend

@{mv_date_MMM d, yyyy}@

EU leaders agree on Belarus sanctions after plane diversion

Sanctions against Belarus include airspace and airports ban of the 27-nation EU bloc.

Biden calls Belarus plane diversion an ‘outrageous incident’

U.S. President describes event as “a direct affront to international norms”.

WestJet employees unionize in Calgary and Vancouver

More than 500 WestJet employees have unionized with Unifor.

COPA introduces drone membership program

Significant new membership program for Canada’s growing drone community.

Ontario court rules shootdown of Flight 752 an act of terrorism

Ruling helps relatives of victims of Flight 752 to seek compensation from Iran.

Too early to set a date on loosening travel restrictions

Transport Minister Omar Alghabra says he cannot yet commit to a specific timeline.

Is Regional Aviation on the Government’s Radar?

Fourteen months into the pandemic, our Government has yet to table anything of substance to help regional air transport.

The Regional Air Transportation Initiative (RATI), Canada’s Response Plan for regional aviation, doesn’t come close to ensuring that regional air carriers can continue to offer key services to communities. If the Government thinks that $206 M over two years, shared with Regional Development Agencies initiatives, is sufficient to help regional air transport survive in Canada then earlier suspicions that this government either doesn’t care or can’t appreciate the role of regional aviation are confirmed. » Learn more
Featured News 

Brock residents reflect on tragic Snowbirds crash

One year after the Snowbirds tragedy that claimed the life of Captain Jenn Casey, Michael Potestio speaks with residents of the small community where it happened. » Learn More

New West Gates concourse opens at LAX

After more than four years of construction, a $1.73 billion concourse with 15 gates opens at Los Angeles International for international and domestic flights. » Learn More

TSB reports on 2020 Halifax runway overshoot

Failure to calculate approach factors saw passenger jet overshoot Stanfield runway. » Read more...

Annual inflation rate in April rises to highest in nearly a decade

Driven by gas prices, Statistics Canada reports inflation rose to 3.4% in April. » Read more...

Manufacturers newest targets for ransomware attacks

Study finds North American manufacturers are increasingly targets for cybercriminals. » Read more...

China’s first Mars rover touches ground on red planet

Zhurong drives off its landing platform and begins roaming Mars. » Read more...

Breeze set to start flying

Breeze Airways to begin routes May 27 and expand to 16 U.S. cities by July. » Read more...

JetBlue sets date for start of flights to London

Plans to start transatlantic service late this summer, with Boston-London on horizon. » Read more...
Plane FBO Survey

COPA Webinar: Seasonal Float Flying in Canada

May 25, 2021, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm EST
Location: Online
» Learn More


June 16, 2021, 11:00 am
Location: Online
» Learn More