Tag: Air Transat

Airbus Delivers First A321LR to Canada’s Air Transat

Reading Time: 1 minute Air Transat, a Canadian leisure and holiday travel airline, took delivery of its first Airbus A321LR aircraft. The A321LR is one of 15 the Montreal-based carrier is scheduled to receive. Air Transat leases the A321LR from AerCap. Air Transat plans to use the A321LR for long-distance flights out of Canada, principally on more extended, thinner […]

AviaAM Leasing Delivered Two Airbus A321 to Air Transat

Reading Time: 1 minute AviaAM Leasing, a global aviation holding company, engaged in tailored aircraft leasing and trading services, has announced the delivery of two Airbus A321-211 aircraft to Canada‘s leading holiday travel airline company – Air Transat.  Within a few months, AviaAM Leasing team has fully administered the necessary aircraft checks according to the new operator’s requirements. The […]

11 Passengers Become Sick on Air Transat Airbus A321 Flight

Reading Time: 1 minute An Air Transat Airbus A321-200, performing flight Quebec City (Canada) to Fort Lauderdale (USA) with about 185 people on board, reported passengers become ill during de-icing. Aircraft was preparing for departure. The aircraft was being de-iced when a large number of passenger began to complain about feeling ill. The de-icing was stopped and the passengers disembarked […]

Air Transat Sued For Falsely Advertising Non-Stop Flights

Reading Time: 2 minutes A Vancouver law firm has launched a class action lawsuit against Air Transat (TS, Montréal Trudeau) for falsely advertising flights as non-stop in a scam known as the “Mexican Game”. In winter 2016, Transat wet-leased Flair Airlines (F8, Kelowna) B737-400s to operate flights from Calgary, Edmonton Int’l, Kelowna and Vancouver Int’l to destinations in Mexico. […]

Air Transat To Become First North American Airbus A321LR Operator

Reading Time: 1 minute Ten Airbus A321LR aircraft will be joining the fleet of Canadian airline Air Transat, making it the first North American operator of the longest-range single-aisle aircraft in the world. Air Transat will lease the aircraft through a deal with AerCap, and plans entry into service starting in 2019. The A321LR builds on the success of […]