Employees of Alaska Air Group companies Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air are receiving $100 million in bonuses, following Wednesday's record fourth quarter and record full-year earnings announcement. For most employees, this equates to more than 8 percent of their annual pay in 2016.
For the month of January 2017, Copa Holdings' system-wide passenger traffic (RPMs) increased 10.7% year over year, while capacity (ASMs) increased 5.7%. As a result, system load factor for January 2017 was 83.7%, a 3.8 percentage point increase when compared to January 2016.
Airline increases traffic by 6.2 per cent year over year, flies a record 1.9 million guests for the month of January
WestJet today announced a significant investment in Quebec's travel and tourism market with increased service and new routes to and from MontréalPierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport as well as Quebec City's Jean Lesage International Airport. Overall, the airline is adding 105 more flights per week in the province, a capacity increase of 74 per cent.