Air Canada 737 Max
Air Canada 737 MAX Has Engine Issues & Diverts: Nonstory?

I wasn't going to write a story about this, but I feel like perhaps some balance is needed compared to how I've otherwise seen this incident portrayed in the media. My mom even asked me about this story yesterday, because she saw it in the news -- "did…

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Air Canada Business Class 1
Air Canada Aeroplan & Chase Launch US Partnership

The Air Canada Aeroplan program was recently refreshed, and it has some fantastic sweet spots. I love the ability to redeem on Star Alliance airlines with no fuel surcharges, and to have a stopover on a one-way award for just 5,000 extra miles. For those…

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Turkish Airlines 787 Business Class – 2
Aeroplan Selling Miles With 50% Bonus

Aeroplan has just introduced its first promotion on the purchase of miles since the new program launched a bit over a week ago. For that matter, Aeroplan only got into the business of selling miles several months ago (in May), and has only run a few…

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Air Canada Jetz Business Class Watermark
American Express Aeroplan Reserve Card Review

The new Aeroplan program has launched this week, and that has included the introduction of refreshed co-branded credit cards. In this post I want to focus on what's perhaps the most intriguing card of the collection, the American Express Aeroplan Reserve…

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Air Canada 777 300
NOW LIVE: Aeroplan’s Spectacularly Unique New Award Chart

Back in August, Air Canada revealed the full details of its new Aeroplan frequent flyer program. Well, the new program has just gone live as of today. In this post I wanted to recap all the changes, because there's a lot to love about the program. I'll…

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Air Canada A320 Watermark
Full Details: New Air Canada Aeroplan Credit Cards

This week the all new Air Canada Aeroplan program is launching. A new points program and approach to redemptions are all well and good, but most of us aren’t earning all those Aeroplan points with our butts in seats. Credit cards, even in Canada’s tight…

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Air Canada A330
Canadian Government Will Help Airlines, With A Catch

In positive news for both Canadian airlines decimated by COVID-19, the federal government has announced that it will commence talks this week with the industry about providing federal assistance. There's a catch, however, and it's one many Canadian fliers…

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Air Serbia Business Class A330
Redeem Air Canada Aeroplan Miles On Air Serbia

Air Canada Aeroplan has done an incredible job adding airline partners outside the Star Alliance in recent months, as the program has added Etihad, Azul, and Vistara. Well, Aeroplan has now announced yet another new partner. As of Monday, November 9,…

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Air Canada A220
Aeroplan Launch Delayed

Only a day before the formal launch of its revamped program, Aeroplan has announced a day's delay to "complete adequate testing" with its partners. This pushes the launch from tomorrow afternoon to noon on Monday, November 9. Aeroplan's site and app…

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Air Canada 787
Air Canada’s Surprising New Route To Doha, Qatar

Here's a route I didn't expect Air Canada to launch... Air Canada will be launching 3x weekly flights between Toronto and Doha as of December 15, 2020. The flight will operate with the following schedule: AC58 Toronto to Doha departing 8:10PM arriving…

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Westjet 737
Ironic: Air Canada Calls Out WestJet Over Refunds

O (Air) Canada... Many airlines around the world have been absolutely awful when it comes to providing passengers with refunds in the event of flight cancelations during the pandemic. It's at least worth acknowledging that there are two sides to this:…

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Air Canada Jetz A319
Air Canada Will Fly All Business Class Planes Over The Holidays

Airlines are trying to find new ways to utilize planes given how the industry has changed. A few months back Air Canada offered all business class service from Toronto to both Montreal and Ottawa, and now the airline is extending this concept to popular…

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Air Transat Livery
Air Canada Cuts Air Transat Purchase Price By 72%

Well, I guess there's some small silver lining to the coronavirus pandemic for Air Canada. In June 2019 it was announced that Air Canada would acquire Canadian low cost carrier Air Transat: Initially Air Canada was going to pay $13 per share, for a total…

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Air Canada Economy
New Air Canada Super Elite Perk: Free Drink & Snack In Economy

This November Air Canada is introducing an entirely new loyalty program, which includes a new approach towards award redemptions, new elite perks, and new credit card benefits. In addition to all of the changes that have already been revealed, a new…

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Air Canada A220
Air Canada Now Selling Unlimited Flight Pass

Air Canada has just started selling passes for unlimited monthly flying within Canada, and that sure is interesting... Airlines around the globe are in a cash crunch and have a lot of empty seats on planes, so are trying to get innovative. That's where…

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Canadian North 737
Book Canadian North Awards On Aeroplan Website

Air Canada's Aeroplan program has just made it significantly easier to redeem miles on the North American airline I most want to fly... Canadian North is an Inuit-owned airline with the most service to the Canadian Arctic. Canadian North has been a partner…

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Air Canada 777
Canada’s COVID-19 Study Of Arriving International Travelers

The million (or perhaps multi-billion) dollar question is how travel restrictions can be eased without greatly increasing risk. We've seen a countless number of airlines call for border restrictions to be relaxed and for there to be more robust testing,…

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Vistara Business Class 787
New: Earn & Redeem Air Canada Aeroplan Miles On Vistara

The Air Canada Aeroplan program is continuing its trend of adding new partner airlines. In June Aeroplan added Etihad Airways as a partner, in July Aeroplan added Azul as a partner, and now the program is adding another partner. This is all in addition…

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Air Canada A321
Aeroplan Offering New Members 2,500 Bonus Miles

Yesterday the details of the new Air Canada Aeroplan loyalty program were announced, and now the program has launched a lucrative promotion for new members. Aeroplan is offering 2,500 bonus miles if you join Aeroplan through this link and earn your first…

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Air Canada A320 Business Class – 29
Here Comes The New Aeroplan, Not Much Like The Old Aeroplan

After two years of talking about it, Air Canada finally unveiled its new frequent flyer program this morning and it’s called… Aeroplan. Market research with thousands of people showed the brand had huge value, so they’ve kept it, but make no mistake,…

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Air Canada A321
Air Canada Aeroplan’s “Big Summer Miles Offers”

Air Canada Aeroplan has launched yet another promotion, which is valid whether you're booking a paid or award flight. With this, you can get up to 40% of miles back on award tickets, or up to 150% bonus miles on paid tickets. Air Canada Aeroplan is offering…

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Air Canada 777
Aeroplan Improves Its Mileage Expiration Policy

Aeroplan has just announced a significant improvement to its mileage expiration policy. This developments comes ahead of the new Aeroplan loyalty program launching in the fourth quarter of this year. Effective immediately, Aeroplan miles expire after…

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Air Canada A320 Business Class – 8
Flying Air Canada A320 Business Class In The Coronavirus Era

Our first flight enroute to Bodrum was from Fort Lauderdale to Montreal on Air Canada. Let me share the itinerary that we booked to get to Bodrum, and then I'll get into my review of Air Canada's updated business class service. Understandably airlines…

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