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Air Canada takes over Air Transat, but …

Mid-May it was announced that Air Canada intends to take over Air Transat. At that time, the airlines had entered into an exclusive agreement to purchase all issued and outstanding shares in a $ 520 million transaction. A lot can go wrong after announcing such a deal I've been waiting to see if this deal will come off or not. …

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Air Canada intends to take over Air Transat

This will be a full week for Canadian aviation. Earlier this week, WestJet was acquired by a $ 5 billion private equity firm. Now there are other airline activities, this time in the form of a consolidation between Canadian airlines. Air Canada intends to take over Air Transat. It was announced today that Air Canada has entered into an exclusive …

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Air Transat flight makes emergency landing at Newark airport after fire messages on board

Passengers aboard the Boeing 737, which flew from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, were evacuated via emergency slides to the airport's runway, according to FAA spokeswoman Kathleen Bergen. The airport firefighters reacted to the scene. The incident prompted Newark Airport to temporarily discontinue all runways, according to its Twitter page, but flights resumed shortly thereafter. New Jersey told CNN that …

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