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Union negotiations

As part of the negotiation process with the union representing our flight attendants, we have reached the stage of proceeding with a recommendation from the Federal Mediation Service, thereby definitively removing the threat of strike action and putting an end to the uncertainty for travellers and the 5,000 people employed by Transat.

Note from Jean-Marc Eustache

We know that this crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic has created a lot of uncertainty and has had some serious repercussions on your daily life. Even as the situation changes rapidly from day to day, the well-being of our customers remains a top priority.

Air Transat named World’s Best Leisure Airline in 2019

For the second year in a row, Air Transat has taken the title of World’s Best Leisure Airline at the Skytrax World Airline Awards presentation ceremony, held today at the 53rd International Paris Air Show Le Bourget in France.

What’s new for families with Air Transat

Air Transat, named the 2018 World’s Best Leisure Airline at the Skytrax World Airline Awards, adds to its family program by unveiling a new Kids Club livery and a new kids’ meal to make travelling more fun for all its passengers, big and small.

Air Transat named World’s Best Leisure Airline in 2018

Air Transat, Canada's leading holiday airline, is proud to have been named the World’s Best Leisure Airline at the Skytrax World Airline Awards. Jean-François Lemay, President-General Manager of Air Transat, was on hand in London to accept the award at the official ceremony.

Launch of the electronic boarding pass

Montreal, November 7, 2017 — Launch of the electronic boarding pass : Air Transat passengers who check in online for their flights have the option to receive their boarding passes electronically on their mobile devices.

Air Transat unveils the third season of the Chef’s Menu by Daniel Vézina

February 9, 2018 — Air Transat is proud to announce the summer 2018 edition of the Chef’s Menu by Daniel Vézina. Travellers can savour two new meals featuring local ingredients, wild blueberries and smoked meat, as well as enjoy the return of four favourite dishes and two breakfast choices.

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