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Passenger Notification

Effective September 9, 2016

For safety reasons, Air Transat and Transport Canada strongly recommend that Samsung Galaxy Note 7 devices are in carry on baggage only, and may not be turned on or charged during the flight.

Air Transat presents an improved baggage allowance policy

The new checked baggage allowance policy, which aims to simplify and standardize, all while allowing the airline to align itself with the current practices of the industry, will come into effect on July 6, 2016, for departures as of November 1, 2016.

Transat comes to Fort McMurray’s aid

As a gesture of solidarity, Transat is announcing a gift of $25,000 to the Canadian Red Cross to help relief efforts for the people and municipalities affected.

ETA: Mandatory as of March 15, 2016

A new admittance procedure needs to be filled out by eligible travellers at, prior to their trip to Canada, as it will be required to board their flight.

Zika virus

Based on the guidelines of competent authorities, we are exercising flexibility in the interest of our clients travelling to destinations affected by the Zika virus.


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