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Civil rights group: Air Canada forced 12-year-old girl to remove hijab during boarding

The San Francisco Bay Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations said in a letter sent Friday that federal and state laws were violated when an Air Canada gate agent demanded that Fatima Abdelrahman remove her religious head covering.

Air Canada flight diverted to Hawaii after turbulence, injuries reported

Flight AC33, carrying 269 passengers and 15 crew, was flying from Vancouver to Sydney, Australia, when the Boeing 777 aircraft "encountered unforecasted and sudden turbulence approximately two hours past Hawaii.


Air Canada temporarily suspends service to India as Pakistan closes airspace

Earlier today, flight services at seven airports including Srinagar, Jammu and Leh resumed after they were briefly suspended.

Air Canada airliner almost lands on other planes in San Francisco

It is rare for pilots to mistake a taxiway for a runway, and when it happens, it usually involves small planes at smaller airports. Taxiways do not have the same distinctive markings and lighting as runways.

Air Canada plane diverted after passenger tries to open door

The passenger named Brandon Michael Courneyea has been arrested and is facing several charges.

Air Canada flight lands in Calgary after strong turbulence

The flight was carrying 332 passengers and 19 crew members


After an 8-year hiatus, Air Canada returns to India with Boeing 787-9

It earlier used to have a 'nonstop' flight utilising an Airbus 340 from Delhi to Toronto with a fuelling halt in Zurich.

Air Canada pilot diverts flight to save dog from freezing

The aircraft was diverted to Germany where the 7-year-old bulldog was boarded onto another flight, causing a delay of more than 1 hour for the original flight's 200 passengers.

Air Canada plane skids off Halifax airport runway, no serious injuries reported

"We are thankful no serious injuries have been reported," Halifax Stanfield International Airport tweeted.

As Star Alliance puts Air India on hold,Qatar brings up offer for Oneworld

Star Alliance is the world's largest airline alliance with 28 members in its fold.