Air Canada Bumps 15 Year Old Boy After Aircraft Change, Leaving Him 24 Hours At The Airport With A 10$ Food Voucher

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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.

Air Canada Strands 197 Passengers for 48 Hours In Manchester After Technical Issues And Crew Timeout

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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.

Air Canada Aeroplan Up To 27.5% Conversion Bonus (Max 55,000 Miles) From Select Programs July 11 – August 15, 2016

Aeroplan is offering a staggered bonus of maximum of 27.5% (or 55,000 miles) from select partner program conversions between July 11 – August 15, 2016.

Air Canada Aeroplan Conversion Offer

The bonus is calculated from all the select partner program conversions that are initiated during the offer period and there is no registration requirement.

Hilton HHonors Air Canada Aeroplan Triple Miles July 18 – September 18, 2016

Hilton HHonors has launched new triple miles offer for Air Canada Aeroplan member stays between July 18 – September 18, 2016.

Hilton HHonors Air Canada Aeroplan Triple Miles July 18 - November 28 2016

Members can earn the triple Aeroplan miles for stays at participating hotels in Canada, the Caribbean, Central and South America but United States is NOT included.

CBC: “Air Canada credit card verification policy leaves woman stranded in Thailand”

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CBC run a story today about an unfortunate situation that happens quite often. Airline issues the ticket but requires the credit card used to pay shown at the airport before passenger is allowed to check in.

CBC Air Canada credit card verification policy leaves woman stranded in Thailand

Canadian husband found this out when he bought a ticket on Air Canada’s website to get his Thai wife to join him on family farm.

IHG Rewards Club Air Canada Aeroplan 2,000 Miles Per Stay June 1 – August 31, 2016

IHG Rewards Club has launched separate airline offer in addition to the double miles one (read more here) for Air Canada Aeroplan members.

IHG Rewards Club Air Canada Aeroplan Quadruple Miles Five Stays June 1- August 31 2016

You can earn 2,000 Aeroplan miles (500 base + 1,500 bonus) for up to five stays during the promotional period.

Le Club AccorHotels Air Canada Up To Triple Aeroplan Miles June 1 – August 31, 2016

Le Club AccorHotels has launched new bonus mile offer for Air Canada Aeroplan member stays that are both booked and consumed between June 1 – August 31, 2016.

Le Club AccorHotels Aeroplan Triple Miles June 1 - August 31 2016

Member can earn double Aeroplan miles for stays of one or two nights and triple for stays of three nights or longer.

Air Canada Aeroplan: Revised Earning Ratio For Flights With SWISS Airlines Effective June 1st 2016 (Cut By Up To 75%)

Air Canada Aeroplan has revised it’s earning chart for flights operated by SWISS Airlines effective June 1st 2016 and it’s not pretty, especially for Intra-Europe travelers.

Swiss B777Routes within Europe are effected the most with some booking classes being reduced from 125% to 50% in earnings.

Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge Membership With Worldwide Star Alliance Access For 459 USD/Year (Offer until 9th June 2016)

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Air Canada Maple Leaf Club has a current promotion offering 10% discount for a membership which is available in different versions including one that offers access to all Star Alliance Lounges worldwide.

MLL Access Promo

These paid lounge memberships require the passenger to be on a Star Alliance flight to use the partner lounges but otherwise enjoys the same lounge privileges as a Star Alliance Gold member.

EXTENDED: Best Western Rewards 2,000 Air Canada Aeroplan Miles Per Stay January 20 – August 31, 2016

Best Western Rewards has extended the bonus miles promotion for Air Canada Aeroplan member stays that was supposed to en in April until the end of August.

Best Western Rewards Air Canada 2000 Aeroplan Miles Per Stay Until August 31 2016

 

You can earn 1,750 bonus miles in addition to the usual 250 base miles between January 20 – August 31, 2016, for total 2,000 miles per stay.

Choice Privileges Double Air Canada Aeroplan Miles (250 Base + 250 Bonus) May 6 – July 31, 2016

Choice Hotels has launched new Choice Privileges promotion for Air Canada Aeroplan members.

Choice Hotels Choice Privileges Double Aeroplan Miles May 6 - July 31 2016

The offer is for double Aeroplan miles 250 base + 250 bonus for stays between May 6 – July 31, 2016.

Vancouver Sun: “Air Canada passengers told to sleep in baggage area in Tokyo during 24-hour delay”

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It seems that Air Canada had a rough night at Japan’s Narita airport this past Sunday night that ended in the flight to Vancouver canceled and the irline telling affected passengers to effectively go “pound sand”.

Vancouver Sun Air Canada passengers told to sleep in baggage area in Tokyo Hotel during 24-hour delay

The airline first claimed that there was a weather related delay and then that due to airport curfew the flight would be canceled, although they were told at the airport that the crew had timed out.

Marriott Rewards You Can Fly-Promotion For Up To 35,000 Bonus Airlines Miles (Select Partners)

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Marriott Rewards has launched a new promotion for up to 35,000 bonus miles with select airline partners.

Marriott Rewards You Can Fly Promotion For Up To 35,000 Bonus Airlines Miles

This offer is available for 90 days after new member signs up for the rewards program using specific link below.

Air Canada Aeroplan Up To 27.5% Conversion Bonus (Max 55,000 Miles) From Select Programs March 14 – April 18, 2016

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Aeroplan is offering a staggered bonus of maximum of 27.5% (or 55,000 miles) from select partner program conversions between March 14 – April 18, 2016.

Air Canada Aeroplan Conversion Offer SPring 2016

The bonus is calculated from all the select partner program conversions that are initiated during the offer period and there is no registration requirement.

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