Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Air Canada - AC.b.t

Air Canada - AC.b.t is the flag carrier and largest airline in Canada. The airline, founded in 1936, provides scheduled and charter air transport for passengers and cargo to 178 destinations worldwide.

It is the world's ninth-largest passenger airline by number of destinations. Air Canada had passenger revenues of $10.2 billion in 2011.

On May 6, 2014 the company released News


For the month of April, Air Canada had a record system load factor of 83.3 per cent, compared with 82.1 per cent in April, 2014, an increase of 1.2 percentage points on a system-wide capacity increase of 7.5 per cent. On this additional capacity, system-wide traffic for April increased 9.0 per cent. Air Canada reports traffic results on a system-wide basis, including Air Canada rouge, which began operations on July 1, 2013, and regional airlines from which Air Canada purchases capacity.

"I am pleased to report a record load factor of 83.3 per cent for the month of April," said Calin Rovinescu, president and chief executive officer. "Air Canada generated greater traffic for the month of April in all markets the airline serves, with system-wide growth of 9.0 per cent on a capacity increase of 7.5 per cent, led by increases in traffic in Latin America, Caribbean, Atlantic and U.S. transborder markets. I would like to thank our employees for taking good care of our customers and transporting them safely to their destinations."