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Ridiculous: Air Canada Flight Has To Declare “Mayday” Four Times Before Being Allowed To Land

Well this is just plain ridiculous. Given that pilots around the world all have different native languages, terms used when communicating with air traffic control are heavily standardized to avoid … Read entire article »

Filed under: One Mile at a Time

United Cuts Polaris Lounge Access For Air Canada Passengers

It’s funny how this stuff works out sometimes. This morning I wrote about how I booked an Air Canada flight from Chicago to Toronto to access United’s O’Hare Polaris Lounge. Polaris … Read entire article »

Filed under: One Mile at a Time, United Airlines

Why You Shouldn’t Try To Transfer Amex Points To Aeroplan At The Moment

One of my favorite Amex Membership Rewards transfer partners is Aeroplan, which is Air Canada’s spun off frequent flyer program (at least until 2020). Typically points transfer instantly at a … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Express, One Mile at a Time

Flight Review: Air Canada (787-8) Business Class from Montreal to Shanghai

I tend to fly directly to or from the US on international trips, so I often overlook Air Canada as a possibility when searching for my ticket. That’s not to … Read entire article »

Filed under: The Points Guy

Air Canada’s Summer 2018 International Expansion

Over the past several weeks we’ve seen the “big three” US carriers announce transatlantic expansion for the summer of 2018: American is adding flights to Budapest, Prague, and Venice Delta is adding … Read entire article »

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Air Canada 737 MAX 8 Seatmaps Revealed

Air Canada will be shortly be taking delivery of their first Boeing 737 Max 8. Rather than just using the plane for domestic and transborder flights, Air Canada announced last … Read entire article »

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Pro Tip: Don’t Bash An Airline And CC Their Comms Director

Okay, this is hilarious on so many levels. I’m not sure if it’s funnier that the CBC accidentally CCed Air Canada on an email saying they can “skip all the … Read entire article »

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Earn 100 Free Aeroplan Miles

Aeroplan is offering 100 free miles, for watching a short video and commenting on two topics. 100 miles worth ~$1.30 by my valuation, so that’s only marginally worthwhile. More importantly, … Read entire article »

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