An Air North Boeing 737 Landing at Calgary International Airport. (Photo: Creative Commons)

Air North Commences Operations at New Flight Dispatch Center

The Yukon is Canada’s mountainous, wild and sparsely populated northwestern province, filled with immense wildlife, high plateaus and serene glacier-fed lakes. The Yukon is also special for having its own airline, Air North, who recently became the first Canadian airline to have its entire flight operations located north of 60 degrees latitude. The airline’s flight dispatch center officially commenced operations on June 15.  The new flight dispatch office will provide the opportunity for the airline to plan routes more efficiently…

Transport Canada Mandates Use of Face Masks for Airline Passengers

As some countries in Europe and North America prepare to release travel restrictions put in place to curb the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, authorities are starting to put in place protocols to protect the health of air passengers and airline staff. Transport Canada, the country's aviation regulator, issued new…