What Happened to my space?

What Happened to my space?

The complaints about unrealistically uncomfortable space allocation for seats on aircraft has finally come to the United States congress. But will they do anything about it. And will Canada follow their lead?

Gabor Lukacs, Hero or Bum?

Gabor Lukacs, Hero or Bum?

A few years ago Dr. Gabor Lukacs was a math professor at the University of Manitoba. It never became really clear whether he left on his own volition or was pushed with a settlement of some kind. It seemed, at least, he was a thorn in the side of University management...
More Than A Bumpy Ride When You Fly Off Your Seat!

More Than A Bumpy Ride When You Fly Off Your Seat!

Most will have noted how many people were injured when an Air Canada flight from China went through a period of massive turbulence. It was so severe that many passengers were tossed from their seats, sustaining significant injuries. While, thankfully, these injuries...
Turning Over A New Leaf In the Airline Industry…Maybe!

Turning Over A New Leaf In the Airline Industry…Maybe!

In a big press conferences in various cities across Canada, New Leaf Airline was introduced to us as an ultra-low-cost airline. This would imply that its fares will be even lower than the so called low cost airlines, which Westjet started out as, and often still...
Airfare Prices Going Down?

Airfare Prices Going Down?

We’ve all said it. With fuel prices so low when will airfare prices go down. I guess we weren’t watching, because it appears it has according to a recent report by StatsCan. According to their data, average prices in 2014 went down to levels not seen for many years,...