An Air Canada A321 at LAX (Photo: AirlineGeeks | William Derrickson)

Air Canada Posts Heavy Q1 Losses, Calls For Eased Travel Restrictions

While airlines in the U.S. are starting to see some light at the end of this very long tunnel caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, in Canada times are still much tougher. Air Canada announced its results for the first quarter posting an operating loss of 1.049 billion Canadian dollars ($865 million) with a negative EBITDA — meaning earnings before adjusting for interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization — of 763 million Canadian dollars. The airline burned approximately 14 million Canadian dollars…

Air Canada Announces U.S. Expansion to Three New Destinations

Canadian flag carrier Air Canada has announced six new international routes for its regional division, Air Canada Express, which will be serving three new destinations. The new routes include new service to America cities such as Omaha, San Francisco, Sacramento, Baltimore, Providence, and Pittsburgh. The first of the new service…