More flexibility, waived fees and other perks aim to win over wary customers starting this winter
Airline also closing eight stations at regional airports
Air Canada to stop emergency wage subsidy; thousands of job cuts will leave workers out in the cold: union
CUPE says airline is cutting thousands of employees in a way that will prevent workers from accessing COVID-19 government aid
The job cuts could affect up to 60% of the airline’s workforce
Air Canada (OTCMKTS:ACDVF) said it will take three years to get back to 2019 revenue and capacity levels, and that it is accelerating the retirement of 79 older planes to make ends meet while it rides out the coronavirus crisis.
That recovery timeline…
Coronavirus pandemic brings travel to a virtual halt