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Best Western Rewards has extended for the second time the bonus miles promotion for Air Canada Aeroplan member stays that was supposed to end in April, then in August and is now valid through November 30, 2016.

Best Western Rewards 2000 Aeroplan November 30 2016

You can earn 1,750 bonus miles in addition to the usual 250 base miles between January 20 – November 30, 2016, for total 2,000 miles per stay. [click to continue…]

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The U.S. Department of Transportation (usually referred to as DOT) released consent orders on Friday against Alaska, United, American, Air Canada and Southwest.

DOT Fines Alaska Southwest United American Air Canada

These airlines had failed to comply with the DOT rules that deal with involuntarily denied boarding and damaged/lost luggage. The DOT fined these airlines $35K to $45 each. [click to continue…]

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Air Canada has made it back in the news and yet again it’s anything but positive as they bumped a minor of 15 years off a flight from Toronto to Halifax, leaving him stranded for a full day (and night).

AC BumpingThe boy was dropped off by a relative at Winnipeg Airport where he got on a connecting flight to Halifax via Toronto which is where things got a little out of control. [click to continue…]

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Air Canada passengers who were waiting to fly back home from Manchester, UK to Toronto found themselves stranded for two days after their aircraft developed a technical malfunction and the flight crew exceeding duty time limits on the second attempt to fly.

AC ManchesterThe passengers first boarded after a two-hour delay, then sat on the tarmac for the next five hours after which the flight was cancelled. [click to continue…]