Air Transat and its 1,500 flight attendants, represented by the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) have reached a tentative agreement for a new labour contract. The 5-year agreement would expire in 2015 and will be submitted shortly to ratification by the flight attendants.
Air Transat will resume its weekly service between Montreal and Port-au-Prince, Haiti, today, March 10, following a two-month suspension of flights in the wake of the earthquake that devastated the country.
Air Transat is pleased to launch a new revamped version of Atmosphere, its in-flight magazine.
Air Transat received the authorization to operate a humanitarian flight from Montreal to Port-au-Prince at 3:40 a.m. Wednesday January 20, to assist the people of Haiti as they confront the tragedy of last week’s earthquake.
Captain Robert Piché, the Air Transat pilot who safely glided his A-330 to the Azores in August 2001 after a rupture in the the plane`s fuel lines dumped most of the aircraft`s fuel, has been awarded the Medal of Honour by the Province of Quebec.