Airline News – July / August 2012

Thinking of travelling in the Iberian Peninsula?   SATA Internacional Airlines has announced a destination expansion to Spain in conjunction with their code-share partner TAP Portugal Airlines.   Effective immediately you’ll find your travel agent can offer access to more places in Spain.   In addition to cities currently offered such as Madrid, Barcelona and … Read more


Airline News – September 2011

Contemplating a getaway with WestJet Vacations soon?  If you book before 30 September, you can take advantage of the company’s price guarantee … if the same vacation package drops in price during a 21-day period before travel, you’ll be refunded the difference.  And with the announcement of an expanded air transport agreement between Canada … Read more

Airline News – June 2011

Good news for those who favour British Airways when they travel.  The two-year dispute between BA management and its cabin crew union seems to have been resolved. BA’s statement of 12 May stated:  ‘British Airways, on behalf of its customers, is very pleased that Unite, the cabin crew trade union, has agreed to recommend a … Read more

Airline News – January 2011

Good news for those of you who live near Fredericton and think you might welcome a sunny getaway this winter without having to fly via another gateway.  Nolitours and Transat Holidays will be offering direct flights from Fredericton to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, with packages at two 4-star resorts, but only during a fairly short … 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

Airline News – October 2010

Porter Airlines and South African Airways (SAA) have launched a new interline agreement that will open up connection opportunities for passengers travelling between Canada and West and Southern Africa through Porter’s Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport hub and SAA’s Johannesburg, South Africa hub, via Washington, DC (Dulles). The agreement took effect 17 September with tickets … Read more