Selling off airports would be short-sighted

Originally published August 15th, 2017 It’s been a pretty solid year for Vancouver International Airport. Passenger numbers are up and new airlines are flying in and out at its terminals and it was just named Best Airport in North America by Skytrax World Airport Awards for the eighth year in row. That’s a big deal…

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Time to ground airport privatization

Originally published Jun 24 2017 With the House of Commons rising for the summer, government MPs making the rounds of the barbecue circuit back home will be able to test some of their government’s more creative ideas with their constituents. One idea they should run up the Canada Day flagpole is the government’s plan to…

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Defending the Business of Freedom

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) reported that the global airline industry’s performance on safety, sustainability and profitability is solid, but the industry faces the threat of protectionist measures being implemented by governments.

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Les conservateurs veulent contrer la privatisation des aéroports

Le gouvernement libéral alimente les craintes et les suspicions des partis de l’opposition et des dirigeants des autorités aéroportuaires depuis qu’il a commandé à la firme Crédit Suisse, en septembre dernier, une étude visant à analyser les avantages et les inconvénients de privatiser les 26 grands aéroports du pays.

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