Tell Air Canada to respect the law
Air Canada has announced plans to terminate more than 629 flight
attendants and permanently close its flight attendant bases in
Halifax and Winnipeg.
Meanwhile, Robert Milton and Air Canada President Montie Brewer are
trying to enlist the federal government as a partner in this
Air Canada has asked Ottawa for a special exemption from the law so
the airline can short change the flight attendants who will lose
Air Canada believes that a family flight pass is adequate
compensation for the loss of a job with no possibility of recall for
employees with as much as 30 years of service.
Please take a moment to urge Ottawa to turn down this request. Visit
Please take action right away. A decision on Air Canada’s request is
due any day now. Once you have sent your message, please forward
this note to your friends and contacts.