Category - Canada

27
Jun

Happy Birthday Canada 🍁

Happy Birthday Canada!  We have lots to celebrate and be proud of. Perhaps we here in Canada are a bit guilty of thinking first of exotic and/or distant lands when we plan travel. But there’s such a lot to see here, and your Vision Travel Advisor can help you narrow your choice down while saving […]

13
Mar

Canada Grounds Boeing Jet as FAA Loses Key Ally: 737 Max Update Canada suspended flights on Boeing Co.’s 737 Max, joining a global rush to ground the single-aisle jetliner after the second deadly crash in five months. The safety notice restricts the 737 Max 8 and Max 9 from operating or overflying Canada, Transport Minister […]

25
Jan

Government shutdown affecting Canadian Flights to US

Canadians heading south are starting to feel the effects of the government shutdown, as flights are being delayed or cancelled because of staffing issues at U.S. airports. New York’s LaGuardia and New Jersey’s Newark International airports have both reported significant flight delays believed to be a result of the federal government shutdown affecting the United […]

24
Jan

Canada: Quebec City: Air Transat flight 782 evacuated due to carbon monoxide

QUEBEC — Five people were taken to hospital from Quebec City’s Jean Lesage International Airport Thursday after passengers fell ill just before takeoff. Air Transat Flight 782 destined for Fort Lauderdale, Fla. was at the airport’s de-icing station shortly before 11 a.m. when passengers complained of feeling faint. Airport firefighters were called and the flight […]

7
Nov

Halifax: Cargo plane went off runway

Officials advise people check ahead on status of flights as operations ‘significantly impacted’ Officials at Stanfield International Airport near Halifax activated their emergency operations centre early Wednesday morning after a 747 cargo jet went off the end of a runway. The crew of four on board were removed by fire crews and taken to hospital […]

1
Oct

Indonesia: warning from Canadian Government

Indonesia – Exercise a high degree of caution Exercise a high degree of caution in Indonesia due to political and social tensions and the threat of terrorism throughout the country. Central Sulawesi – AVOID NON-ESSENTIAL TRAVEL Avoid non-essential travel to Central Sulawesi, including the city of Palu, Donggala District, Sigi District and Parigi Moutong District […]