Rude flight attendants

Have you ever had an encounter with a rude flight attendant? If so, do you remember which airline it was? Well, a lot of people certainly do—a recently released poll breaks down which airlines have the worst offenders. The results might actually be surprising to us mild-mannered Canadians. The rudest airline of the 14 recorded … Read more

Is your luggage safe?

Did you know that 22 million pieces of luggage were “mishandled” in airports around the globe last year? The somewhat deceptive descriptor encompasses delayed, lost, stolen, or damaged bags – as well as those which have had contents taken from them. The number of “mishandled” bags equates roughly to seven bags per 1,000— and those … Read more

Are you getting the compensation you deserve from airlines?

[vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]We’re all so used to flight delays, overbookings, lost luggage and other minor airline issues that it’s easy to forget that your airline ticket is a contract— when an airline does not provide the services you paid for, the law requires it to keep you informed, treat you fairly and offer a solution or … Read more

Airline News-Jul/Aug 2010

Air Canada Vacations has announced the launch of service to 26 new cities in the U.S., as well as hundreds of new hotels. The new destinations include: Aspen, Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Cincinnati, Cocoa Beach, Dallas, Daytona Beach, Denver, Detroit, Fort Myers, Houston, Memphis, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Nashville, Orange County, Pittsburgh, Portland (OR), Raleigh, Richmond, San Diego, … Read more