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Porter and JetBlue Introduce Newark Interline Gateway

November 15, 2016 by douloff

TORONTO — Porter Airlines and interline partner JetBlue are offering a new gateway through Newark, N.J., it was announced last month. Passengers can now connect with JetBlue destinations via Newark Liberty International Airport from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport. Porter’s


Porter Resumes Mont Tremblant Flights in December

November 13, 2016 by douloff

TORONTO — Porter Airlines kicks off the ski season with winter service between Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport and Mont Tremblant on Dec. 9, it was announced Nov. 2. Flights are available until April 3, 2017, with service up to


Porter Airlines Celebrates 10th Anniversary

October 25, 2016 by douloff

TORONTO and OTTAWA — Hundreds of employees, partners and other guests gathered at ceremonies in Toronto and Ottawa to celebrate Porter Airlines‘ 10th birthday. The airline’s first flights took place on Oct. 23, 2006, connecting these two cities. Porter has


Porter Raises Awareness for Breast Cancer With Pink Epaulets

October 3, 2016 by douloff

TORONTO — Porter Airlines pilots and flight attendants will wear custom Fly Pink epaulets and pins, during October, to raise awareness for breast cancer, it was announced Sept. 29. Pilots from the airline’s Women Soar at Porter committee, which focuses


Porter Resumes Seasonal Service to Orlando, Fla.

September 13, 2016 by douloff

TORONTO — Porter Airlines returns to Orlando, Fla. with an enhanced schedule for a second year of seasonal service, it was announced Sept. 12. Flights will increase by almost 50 per cent over last year, with more flights during peak


Porter Ranked Most Reputable Canadian Airline

June 22, 2016 by douloff

TORONTO — Porter Airlines is ranked the most reputable airline in Canada and the second most reputable company, according to new research from Reputation Institute, it was announced June 15. Reputation Institute released the 2016 Canada RepTrak 50, a study of


Porter Partners with Azores Airline

April 8, 2014 by Lori Smith

Porter Airlines and SATA Airlines have signed an interline agreement facilitating travel between Canada and Portugal. Montreal Trudeau International Airport and Boston Logan International Airport will serve as connecting points for Portugal and Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport. Travellers will


Tourism Leaders Back Porter Expansion Plans

March 10, 2014 by Lori Smith

The Ontario Restaurant, Hotel and Motel Association, the Greater Toronto Hotel Association, the Tourism Industry Association of Ontario and the Metro Toronto Convention Centre have made official submissions to Toronto City Council to express their support for Porter Airline’s plans


Porter Presents Alternative Runway Design to City of Toronto

September 4, 2013 by Lori Smith

As part of its application to operate Bombardier CS100 aircraft from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (BBTCA), Porter Airlines has submitted an update of its runway proposal to the City of Toronto. The update contains a second proposal for a


Porter and Icelandair Sign Interline Agreement

July 18, 2013 by Lori Smith

Porter Airlines and Icelandair have signed an interline agreement that will allow passengers to book a single combined e-ticket for Porter and Icelandair flights. It is Porter’s first interline agreement providing access to Europe. The agreement, which is effective immediately,


Porter & Singapore Airlines Sign Interline Agreement

January 28, 2013 by Don Douloff

Porter Airlines and Singapore Airlines have signed an interline agreement offering additional travel options between Asia and Canada. The routing links Porter’s main base at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport with Singapore Changi Airport via a connection at Newark Liberty


Porter Offers Charter Flights

October 23, 2012 by Don Douloff

By Anne Dimon Along with scheduled service to about 20 short-haul destinations in Canada and the U.S., Toronto-based Porter Airlines offers charter flights via its fleet of 70-seat Bombardier Q400 aircraft. Some of the more popular charter destinations include Quebec