Air Canada is burning through $8 million per day. But that’s good news: it was projected to be twice that bad. The airline’s other Q2 results are similarly optimistic.
An overwhelming majority of air pax believe COVID precautions make planes extremely safe and clean; they still want to see masking and paperwork dropped.
According to a renewal order published by the U.S. government today, its land border closure has been unilaterally extended another month.
The decision was mutual, and based on Canada’s encouraging vaccination rates.
Open Jaw has been asking more questions about barriers Canadians with mixed vaccines face for travel and cruising. You’re not going to like the answers we’ve got so far.
Air travel to the US is not affected by the unilateral US extension of the closure of its land borders.
One day after the announcement that fully vaccinated Americans would be eligible to come to Canada beginning in AUG, media reports say the US intends to keep its own border closed – for now.
But even with these latest restrictions, it will take much more to get the industry back up to full speed.
Open Jaw asked industry leaders for their reactions to Monday’s border news. While optimistic, they acknowledged limited gains especially for businesses trying to get Cdn’s travelling again.
And the hated hotel quarantines are being eliminated altogether.