Avianca, pax up by 5.7% in January 2017

Avianca Holding (Avianca), a Latin American airline holding company, announced that in January 2017, its subsidiary companies transported 2,635,662 passengers, an increase of 5.7% YoY. Capacity, measured in ASKs (available seat kilometers), increased 6.5%, while passenger traffic, measured in RPKs (revenue passenger kilometers), increased 10.4%. The load factor for the month was 85.3%, an increase […]

WestJet expands service to Montreal

WestJet is now operating a double daily service between Halifax and Montreal. On Thursday, Halifax Stanfield airport welcomed the addition of the new flights on the Halifax-Montreal route. Flights will operate on WestJet Encore using Q400 aircraft with seating for 78 passengers. “WestJet sees a bright travel future for both the Québec and Nova Scotia […]


WestJet launches Montreal-Halifax route

ALGARY, March 16, 2017 /CNW/ – Today, WestJet launched its newest service to Montreal with the departure of flight 3451 from Halifax. The new route operates twice daily on WestJet Encore using its fleet of Canadian-made Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft. “WestJet sees a bright travel future for both the Quebec and Nova Scotia markets as we […]