Tag: Porter Airlines

Porter Airlines taps Canada’s federal wage subsidy program

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2020 18:46

Porter Airlines intends to access the federal government's Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) to return hundreds of its team members to payroll. Porter Airlines temporarily suspended all flights on March ... Read More

Porter Airlines suspending all flights

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2020 18:39

Porter Airlines is temporarily suspending all flights at the close of operations on Friday, March 20, with plans to resume service on June 1. This decision is being made in ... Read More

Airline leadership changes hands from father to son

editor editor- April 12, 2019 00:55

The executive team of Porter Airlines is reorganizing to ensure continuity for its immediate and future development. Effective immediately, Robert Deluce, Porter’s founding president and CEO, assumes the new role ... Read More

Canadian Porter Airlines joins ARC to access US travel agencies

editor editor- April 9, 2013 08:59

ARLINGTON, Va. – ARC announced today that Porter Airlines (PD), a Toronto-based regional carrier, has joined ARC to extend the carrier’s reach into the U.S. Read More

Porter Airlines and Singapore Airlines begin new interline agreement

editor editor- January 29, 2013 09:14

TORONTO, Canada – Singapore Airlines and Porter Airlines have finalized an interline agreement that provides another travel option between Asia and Canada. Read More

Porter Airlines and South African Airways announce new interline agreement

editor editor- September 18, 2012 07:01

Toronto, CANADA – Canada-based Porter Airlines and South African Airways (SAA) announced a new interline agreement that will open up connection opportunities for passengers traveling between Canada Read More

Porter Airlines opens Newark airport passenger lounge

editor editor- September 3, 2012 01:52

NEWARK, NJ - Porter Airlines officially opened its new passenger lounge at Newark Liberty International Airport. Read More

Porter Airlines unveils first interline deal with Qatar Airways

editor editor- August 9, 2012 04:31

TORONTO, Canada – Porter Airlines is implementing its first interline partnership with Qatar Airways. Read More

Porter Airlines introduces “one price” advertising

editor editor- February 9, 2012 08:50

TORONTO, Canada – Porter Airlines is the first airline in Canada to advertise the total cost of a flight as a single, simple number with all taxes, surcharges and mandatory ... Read More

Porter Airlines debuts in Burlington, Vermont

editor editor- December 16, 2011 08:35

TORONTO, Canada - Porter Airlines is celebrating its inaugural flight to Burlington, Vermont, today - adding an exciting new seasonal destination to its network. Read More

Porter Airlines receives two more Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft

editor editor- November 29, 2011 08:09

TORONTO, Canada – Porter Airlines accepted two new Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft today, bringing the company’s fleet to 26. Read More

Porter Airlines celebrates 5 years of “Flying Refined”

editor editor- October 22, 2011 03:31

TORONTO - Five million passengers later, Porter Airlines marks its fifth birthday on Oct. 23. Read More

Porter Airlines adds 6th daily Toronto-Boston flight

editor editor- August 26, 2011 06:06

TORONTO - Porter Airlines is increasing weekday roundtrip flights to six from five between Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport and Boston's Logan International Airport, beginning Oct. 12. Read More

CEO of Porter Airlines files claim against Air Canada for $5 million

editor editor- July 21, 2010 05:03

TORONTO, Canada – Air Canada is being sued by Robert Deluce, personally, the president and CEO of Porter Airlines for breach of contract intended to be good for life. Read More

Porter Airlines launches Toronto – Myrtle Beach, SC service

editor editor- March 2, 2010 06:01

South Carolina officials hope new direct airline service from Toronto to Myrtle Beach will be a boost tourism. Read More

Flight returns to Halifax after pilot loses consciousness

editor editor- November 18, 2009 05:52

HALIFAX — A Porter Airlines flight out of Halifax was forced to turn back after the pilot began losing consciousness and the co-pilot quickly took control of the aircraft. Read More

Porter Airlines pumps up Quebec City service

editor editor- September 26, 2009 06:24

Building on the current seasonal and weekend schedule, Porter Airlines is bolstering service between Quebec City and Toronto City Centre Airport (TCCA) with three daily roundtrip flights. Read More

Porter Airlines lands at Boston Logan International

editor editor- September 15, 2009 03:28

Porter Airlines debuts its third U.S. destination with three daily roundtrip flights between Boston Logan International Airport and Toronto City Centre Airport (TCCA). Read More

Year-round flights between Thunder Bay and Toronto launched

editor editor- June 27, 2009 03:30

Porter Airlines is introducing year-round flights between Thunder Bay and Toronto City Centre Airport (TCCA) following strong interest in advance of the summer schedule debuting today. Read More

Porter Airlines starts Toronto-Boston service

editor editor- June 19, 2009 02:58

Canadian carrier Porter Airlines has added Boston to its list of destinations beginning this fall, the company said this week. Read More

Ambassador David Wilkins joins Porter Airlines board of directors

editor editor- April 16, 2009 05:34

Chairman of Porter Airlines, Inc. Donald Carty announced the appointment of Ambassador David H. Wilkins to its board of directors. Read More

Porter Airlines adding flights to key Canadian routes

editor editor- March 25, 2009 07:24

Porter Airlines is significantly increasing flight frequencies on its Toronto-Montreal and Toronto-Ottawa routes, further improving competition on Canada’s busiest airline routes. Read More

Porter Airlines continues climbing with Newark expansion

editor editor- July 22, 2008 02:44

TORONTO, Canada - Porter Airlines will fly a full schedule of seven roundtrip flights every weekday between Toronto City Center Airport (TCCA) and Newark Liberty International Airport beginning Septem Read More

Porter Airlines implements revised Newark flights with FAA approval

editor editor- July 10, 2008 02:44

TORONTO, Canada - Porter Airlines is introducing improved flight times today between Toronto City Center Airport (TCCA) and Newark Liberty International Airport after discussions with the FAA. Read More