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  • Return of the Max – Canada Confirms Requirements for Boeing 737 Max Return to Service

    Following two crashes involving Boeing 737 MAX aircraft (Lion Air Flight 610 on October 29, 2018, and Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 on March 10, 2019), the 737 MAX was grounded by aviation regulators around the world. In Canada, the 737 MAX has been grounded since March 13, 2019. After an extensive … Read more »

  • Federal Court Lacks Jurisdiction Over Class Action on COVID-19 Airfare Refunds

    Overview The Federal Court of Canada decided this week that it lacks jurisdiction over a proposed class action on COVID-19 airfare refunds. This news came on Thursday, November 26, 2020, when the Federal Court of Canada released the decision of Donaldson v  Swoop Inc.  et al, 2020 FC 1089. In this p … Read more »

  • COVID-19: Evolving Measures to Promote Safer Skies

    Since the outbreak of COVID-19, the federal government, public health authorities, and those involved in the aviation industry have responded to health concerns in an effort to support safe air travel. Over time, as the skies have opened up, measures have been taken to reduce the spread of the virus … Read more »

  • Accessible Travel Put on Hold by COVID-19

    The Accessible Transportation for Persons with Disabilities Regulations (the “Regulations”) were published on June 25, 2019, with the majority of its provisions slated to come into force on June 25, 2020. The Regulations apply to large airlines (defined as airlines transporting at least 1,000,000 pa … Read more »

  • COVID-19: New Aviation Regulations

    The global COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact across all industries, but few have been affected as severely as aviation. Since mid-March, various aviation regulatory bodies have published a number of emergency interim orders and guidance materials in response to the pandemic. This articl … Read more »