Monthly Archives - March 2019

PLANE FORCED TO TURN AROUND AFTER MOTHER REALIZES SHE LEFT HER BABY AT THE AIRPORT

BY DAVID BRENNAN ON 3/11/19 AT 8:23 AM EDT Newsweek – World A passenger jet was forced to return to the airport soon after takeoff this weekend, when a passenger realized she had left her baby at the terminal. The Saudia plane had been due to fly from Jeddah in Saudi Arabia to Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, but had to return to the King Abdul Aziz International Airport when the forgetful mother demanded she be reunited with her child. AMER HILABI/AFP/GETTY [...]

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Air Canada pilot orders 23 pizzas to Halifax-bound plane stranded on tarmac

Shaina Luck · CBC News · Posted: Mar 05, 2019 1:20 PM AT | Last Updated: March 5 Passengers on a delayed Air Canada flight are praising their captain to the skies after he went out of his way to keep them informed — and even ordered pizza directly to their plane stuck on the tarmac. Air Canada Flight 608 left Toronto on Monday afternoon bound for Halifax. It circled the Halifax airport Monday evening but was unable to land due to poor weather. The airport [...]

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Toronto Pearson Wins Best Large Airport in North America For Second Straight Year

NEWS PROVIDED BYGreater Toronto Airports Authority  Mar 06, 2019, 07:15 ET Passengers vote Toronto Pearson #1 for Customer Experience as recognized by Airports Council International’s Airport Service Quality Awards TORONTO, March 6, 2019 /CNW/ – As Canada’s largest airport gears up to welcome a peak of 144,000 passengers in one day for March Break, one of the busiest travel seasons of the year, Toronto Pearson welcomes the announcement from Airports Council International (ACI) that it has been named Best Large Airport in North America serving more than [...]

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