The airline wasted little time exercising its new flagship and flew it to Toronto on Friday.
A bathroom break on a remote Manitoba lake turned into a search and rescue operation last week. Happy Bednarek, 72, intended to fly his ski-equipped Taylorcraft to meet friends on Sisib Lake but it was […]
WestJet is now poised to go toe-to-toe with Air Canada on international routes after it took delivery of its first Boeing 787-9 in Everett, Washington last week. The $283 million plane, named Clive Beddoe, after […]
The Airbus A220 has become the smallest airliner to be approved for 180-minute extended diversion time operations (EDTO), formerly ETOPS, and that could open up lucrative opportunities for transoceanic routes outside of the normal hubs. […]
2019-01-06 C-FWEP, a Bombardier DHC-8-400 aircraft operated by WestJet Encore, was conducting flight WEN3125 from Edmonton Intl (CYEG), AB to Kelowna (CYLW), BC. During the climb to cruising altitude after the departure from CYEG, the […]
2019-01-05 C-FHMD, a privately operated Cessna 414A aircraft, was conducting a positioning flight from Cranbrook/Canadian Rockies Intl (CYXC), BC to Calgary/Springbank (CYBW), AB with only the pilot on board. During the final approach for Runway […]
2018-11-09 N524AT, a Boeing 757-200 aircraft operated by Fly Jamaica Airways, was conducting flight FJM256 from Georgetown/Cheddi Jagan Intl (SYCJ), Guyana to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Intl (CYYZ), ON with 8 crew members and 120 passengers […]
Flight Date: 10/11/2018 Flight School: Calgary Flying Club Flight Instructor:Laura McAtamney Comment: Exhilarating experience to say the least; it’s the first time you see how much your flight training, studying, time & effort is really […]
Flight Date: 11/04/2018 Flight School: Extreme Sport Aviation Flight Instructor: William Dykie Comment:I had 30 hours of dual instruction with my CFI and I was supposed to do my solo on the previous outing because […]
They really are amazing devices and in the hands of a skilled operator can create beautiful videos.
Entrepreneurs, war heroes and a long-time aerospace executive will be inducted into Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame in Montreal in May. “In 2019, Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame will honour five individuals who have made […]
The Airline Pilots Association (ALPA) says Canada’s new rules for drone operators address many issues but still don’t offer enough protection for commercial aircraft. Transport Canada released details of the new rules, which go into […]
Flying on skis is a fun challenge and a few lessons can get you going. FlightChops got a firsthand look.