Air Canada is the flag carrier and largest
airline of Canada
Air Canada is the flag carrier and largest airline of Canada. The airline, founded in 1936, gives scheduled and charter air transport for passengers and cargo to 178 destinations worldwide. It is the world’s tenth-largest passenger airline by number of destinations, and the airline is a founding member of Star Alliance, an alliance of twenty eight member airlines formed in 1997.
Air Canada History : was formed by
legislation of the federal government
Air Canada’s predecessor, Trans-Canada Airlines (TCA), was formed by legislation of the federal government as a subsidiary of Canadian National Railway (CNR) on eleven April 1936.The newly created Department of Transport under Minister C. D. Howe desired an airline, under government control, to link cities on the Atlantic coast to the Pacific coast. Using $five million in government seed money.
AIR CANADA 777-200LR to Sydney
Air Miles is the name of separately operated
loyalty program in Canada
Air Miles (often stylized as AIR MILES) is the name of separately operated loyalty program in Canada, the United Kingdom and Spain (under the brand Travel Club), the Netherlands and the Middle East, through which points are earned on purchases at participating merchants.
Air Miles History was originated by British
companies Loyalty Management Group
The Air Miles concept was originated by British companies Loyalty Management Group (LMG), which licensed local rights to the concept to various operators in different countries. It was originated by Sir Keith Mills, and began operating in the united kingdom in November 1988.
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