March 28, 2020 – COVID-19 travel restrictions have a cataclysmic effect on the airline industry

TOP STORY

COVID-19 travel restrictions have a cataclysmic effect on airline industry

 

CTA DECISIONS

  • Determination – Canadian Transportation Agency relating to COVID-19 pandemic – Determination No. A-2020-47
    Additional temporary exemptions to certain provisions of the Air Passenger Protection Regulations and extension of the temporary exemption period
  • Stay of proceedings – CTA – Order No. 2020-A-37
    Agency orders all dispute proceedings involving air carriers stayed until June 30, 2020
  • Stay of Decision – Air Canada – Letter Decision No. LET-AT-C-A-21-2020
    Extending compliance with the second and third elements of the order made in Decision No. 12-AT-C-A-2019, pursuant to section 41 of the Canadian Transportation Agency Rules (Dispute Proceedings and Certain Rules Applicable to All Proceedings), SOR/2014-104 (Dispute Adjudication Rules) and for a review of Decision No. 12-AT-C-A-2019, pursuant to section 32 of the Canada Transportation Act
  • Application – Air Canada also c-o-b as Air Canada rouge and as Air Canada Cargo – Order No. 2020-A-36
    Pursuant to subsection 80(1) of the Canada Transportation Act for a temporary exemption from the advance notice requirements of section 64 of the CTA
  • Continue suspension – Delco Aviation Ltée – Determination No. A-2020-48
    Licence No. 972081
  • Suspension – Privajet Ltd. – Determination No. A-2020-46
    Licence No. 160016

 

TC/TSB NEWS

 

INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION NEWS

AIAC
AIAC calls for aerospace as an essential service across Canadian jurisdictions
AIAC sends COVID letter to Prime Minister, Premiers

ATAC
Parliament passes COVID-19 Emergency Response Act

CBAA
Bombardier announcement March 24, 2020
CBAA remains available to its members
CBAA’s convention and events cancellation policy
Weekly briefing

COPA
Advice to GA pilots regarding COVID-19
BC airport to close during pandemic
COVID-19 and Canadian drones
Helicopter pilot shortage?

IATA
Air cargo bottlenecks could put likes at risk – urgent government action required
Airlines seen spurning US loans now with other funds handy
Coronavirus-hit airports are on the brink of failure
Deeper revenue hit from COVID-19

ICAO
Council President video statement: COVID-19
ICAO assisting with humanitarian flight operations during COVID-19
ICAO Council underscored vital role of air transport to worldwide post-crisis recovery
ICAO leaders welcome G-20 calls for global response to COVID-19
Improved coordination and awareness urged as COVID-19 impacts continue to be felt worldwide

 

UNION ASSOCIATION NEWS

ACPA
Media statement

CUPE
Airlines: federal relief must focus on workers now, not CEOs

UNIFOR
Ontario fiscal update fails to provide direct financial support to workers affected by COVID-19

UNIFOR 2002
Cancelled: Atlantic regional council 2020
Local 2002 postpones 2020 executive board elections and triennial convention
Ornge: amalgamation of the GTA adult and pediatric teams
Unifor local 2002 office closure due to COVID 19 precautions “we’re all in this together”

 

AIRPORT NEWS

 

ROTARY OPERATOR NEWS

 

AVIATION NEWS

Related Articles

Investigation Report: Fatal collision with terrain near Sioux Lookout, Ontario

TOP STORY Investigation Report: Fatal collision with terrain near Sioux Lookout, Ontario CTA DECISIONS Suspension – Neptune Aviation Services, Inc.…

Pivot Airlines crew detained in Dominican Republic for 220 days ‘will soon return home’: CEO

TOP STORY Pivot Airlines crew detained in Dominican Republic for 220 days ‘will soon return home’: CEO DECISIONS Application, Civil…

Porter Aviation Holdings Inc., OIAA investing over $65 million at Ottawa International Airport

TOP STORY Porter Aviation Holdings Inc., OIAA investing over $65 million at Ottawa International Airport CTA DECISIONS Application – El…