Air Canada was founded in 1936 in Canada. Air Canada’s headquarters are currently located in Montreal and the main base in Toronto Pearson International Airport. Air Canada is a star alliance member. The company has 4 stars on Skytrax rating and has won the Skytrax awards Best Airline in North America, Best Business Class in North America and Best Airline Cabin Cleanliness in North America. Calin Rovinescu leads the company as the CEO. Its subsidiaries include Air Canada Rouge, Air Canada Cargo, Air Canada Capital Limited, Sky Regional Airlines, Air Canada Express and Air Canada Jetz.
Air Canada employs more than 30,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 169 aircraft. It has declared $ 2,921,960,000 in revenue. Air Canada offers service to 210 destinations in 56 countries and they have carried more than 41 million passengers in 2017. Boston-Toronto,Vancouver-Los Angeles,Newark-Montreal,Edmonton-Toronto,Toronto-Montreal are some of the main flight destinations.
Air Canada’s fleet consists of Airbus A320 model aircrafts. The average age of the fleet is 13.1 years. The youngest aircrafts are the Boeing 737 Next Gen at 0.4 years old. They rank 1 among 249 airlines operating this type of aircraft. The most common aircraft in the fleet is the Airbus A320 with 39 of them at hand. They rank 243 among 259 airlines operating this type of aircraft.
Air Canada have 2 accident reports to date. The most recent one is in 2015 at Halifax, Canada with Airbus A320 aircraft.