September 7, 2019 – Government exempts certain aviation employees from CLC changes

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Exemption for certain aviation employees

 

DECISIONS

  • Official languages – Thibodeau v Air Canada – 2019 CF 1102 (french text)
    Couple alleged that Air Canada systematically ignored official languages law – four issues: the words “exit” and “warning” on signs in aircraft were larger than their corresponding French translations; the word “lift” on seatbelt buckles did not have a French translation – the French boarding announcement made at the Fredericton Airport was less complete than the English announcement – Court made out violations – ordered $21,000 damages

 

CTA DECISIONS

  • Application – Pacific Coastal Airlines Limited c-o-b as WestJet Link – Determination No. A-2019-164
    Pursuant to subsection 69(1) of the Canada Transportation Act
  • Application – Sunwing Airlines Inc., on behalf of itself and GetJet Airlines UAB – Determination No. A-2019-160
    Pursuant to section 60 of the Canada Transportation Act and section 8.2 of the Air Transportation Regulations
  • Suspension – K & M Ventures Ltd. – Determination No. A-2019-165
    Licence No. 150079
  • Suspension – Air Center Helicopters, Inc. – Order No. 2019-A-139
    Licence No. 100057

 

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UNION ASSOCIATION NEWS

 

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