Air Canada unveils first Airbus A220. What does it mean for travellers?

Air Canada unveiled its first Airbus A220 jetliner at an event in Montreal on Wednesday morning. The 137-seat aircraft is the first of an eventual 45 the airline aims to have flying by 2022. The narrow-body aircraft — whose maiden…

Alberta school bus crash brings up question of seatbelts again

An Alberta mother whose daughter was killed in a school bus crash in 2008 says news of Monday’s Smoky Lake collision has renewed her passion to push for seatbelts on school buses. “Would it have helped Jenny? I don’t know.…

Drone delivery coming to Edmonton International Airport

Posted October 29, 2019 1:29 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Edmonton International Airport has penned a deal to work with a company that uses drones to deliver. Drone Delivery Canada…

Transportation Safety Board issues 2 safety advisories after Field train derailment

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada issued two safety advisories Thursday, following a deadly train derailment near Field, B.C. in February. Story continues below Three Calgary men who worked for Canadian Pacific Railway were killed on Feb. 4 when their…

CP Rail to appeal hand brake rule implemented after fatal derailment

Canadian Pacific Railway says it plans to appeal an order from Transport Canada around hand brakes that was implemented after a fatal rail accident. The order requires trains that have made an emergency application of air brakes to apply hand…

Plane crashed in B.C. in 2017, killing Alberta couple, during bad weather: TSB

The Transportation Safety Board says an Alberta pilot flew into deteriorating weather before his small plane crashed in southeastern British Columbia, killing him and his girlfriend. The board released its investigation report Wednesday on the aircraft that vanished in November…