Press Release: Government of Canada to require vaccination of federal workforce and federally regulated transportation sector -Newswire

OTTAWA, Aug. 13, 2021 /CNW/ – Vaccination is the most effective tool to reduce the risk of COVID-19 for Canadians and to protect broader public health. It is our most important instrument and so we continue to take action to get as many Canadians vaccinated as possible.

The Government of Canada today announced its intent . . . → Read More: Press Release: Government of Canada to require vaccination of federal workforce and federally regulated transportation sector -Newswire

Financial Aid for Airlines on the Horizon: Air Canada Negotiates a Deal -IAMAW Canada

April 12, 2021 For Immediate Release

“Announcement of an aid package for Air Canada brings relief to many workers in the aviation and air transportation sectors and is a critical first step towards a recovery. Aid has been a long time coming, and will stop the hemorrhaging in the entire Canadian industry, and related industries, . . . → Read More: Financial Aid for Airlines on the Horizon: Air Canada Negotiates a Deal -IAMAW Canada

Air Canada purchase of Air Transat cancelled -IAMAW Canada Press Release

For Immediate Release April 2, 2021

Toronto, ON – Today’s announcement from Air Canada regarding the cancellation of the acquisition of Air Transat comes unexpectedly. From our understanding, the Company’s offer was not approved by the European Commission, making it clear that the acquisition will not go forward. IAM Canadian General Vice-President Stan Pickthall stated, . . . → Read More: Air Canada purchase of Air Transat cancelled -IAMAW Canada Press Release

Press Release: It’s not “Force Majeure” if it’s planned says IAM

Press Release: It’s not “Force Majeure” if it’s planned says IAM

The IAM was advised this morning that Air Canada intends to use an extraordinary measure by placing approximately 284 IAM members on “off duty status” by invoking a “force majeure” provision contained within the collective agreement. The IAM categorically opposes the use of the . . . → Read More: Press Release: It’s not “Force Majeure” if it’s planned says IAM