Collage featuring Swoop, FlyToo, Canada Jetlines and Flair Airlines planes

ULCC market heats up

A London Air Services Bonvbardier Challenger 604 soars high above the clouds. LAS Photo

A Day in the Life


Around the world in 48 days

Hugh and Wendy Andrews sit in the Aero-Smith hangar on Vancouver Island, surrounded by their talented staff.

Family Business: Aero-Smith Heli Services

443 Maritime Helicopter Squadron members at Victoria International Airport, left to right: Carly Cake, Chelsey Llewellyn, Tanya Carr and Darlene Such. Heath Moffatt Photo

Minding the Gap: Women in Aviation

As part of its international leasing program, Chorus Aviation plans to acquire an Embraer E190 jet, similar to this one, and lease it to KLM Cityhopper. KLM Cityhopper Photo

Chorus Aviation set to grow

Return of the Red Knight

Workers and other onlookers crowd around the Ruhr Express at the Victory Aircraft plant at Malton, Ont., for its christening on Aug. 7, 1943. CANAV Books Photo

Remembering the Ruhr Express

The Canadian Forces Snowbirds will fly over Parliament Hill on Canada Day and will play an essential role in the sesquicentennial celebrations. Mike Reyno Photo

It’s the skies that bind

Butiq Escapes uses a Cessna Caravan seaplane to cover much more space in much less time than traditional beer tours. Butiq Escapes Photo

Canada’s most epic beer tour takes off

“The safety of our passengers is priority, and we want to ensure that we deliver the safest possible operating environment for our passengers, for our airlines,” said Michael Belanger, director of aviation programs and compliance for the Greater Toronto Airports Authority. GTAA Photos

Pearson runway rehab has safety in mind

Pilot Russ Airey, left, stands with his co-pilot Harold Fast and fellow pilot Dave McElroy at an airfield in Ontario. The three plan to circumnavigate Central and South America next year to raise money for Hope Air. Stephen Caissie Photo

Giving hope wings