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Jetlines commences scheduled operations

Jetlines (Canada Jetlines) (Toronto-Pearson) today, September 22, 2022, launched scheduled operations.

The first route was between Toronto and Calgary where Airbus A320 C-GCJL is pictured arriving in Calgary (below).

Below Copyright Photo: Jetlines (Canada Jetlines) Airbus A320-214 C-GCJL (msn 4175) YYC (Chris Sands). Image: 958950.

Canada Jetlines receives its AOC

Canada Jetlines Operations Ltd. (Canada Jetlines), the new, all-Canadian, leisure airline, has received its air operating certificate (AOC) from Transport Canada, granting approval to initiate operations out of its travel hub at Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) (below).

Securing the AOC confirms that Canada Jetlines has all required professional capabilities and adheres to all safety regulations needed for aircraft operations.

Canada Jetlines looks forward to its inaugural flight and will be releasing new destinations and updated scheduling shortly.

“The entire team at Canada Jetlines is thrilled to obtain our AOC after meeting all necessary operation standards and passing all inspections,” shared Eddy Doyle, CEO of Canada Jetlines. “We thank Transport Canada and greatly appreciate the tireless effort and diligence they undertake to approve new airlines. We excitedly look forward to our launch date, meeting the increased demand for convenient, leisure travel in Canada and beyond and to provide more options to explore the world.”

Jetlines to launch operations on August 15, first routes to Moncton and Winnipeg

Jetlines (Toronto) will launch operations on August 15.

The airline issued this statement:

Canada Jetlines Operations Ltd. (Canada Jetlines), the new, all-Canadian, leisure airline, announced today the launch of airline ticket reservations for departures from its initial flight on August 15, 2022, onwards through travel agents and on The carrier will be offering launch special fares available for a limited time for flights out of its travel hub at Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ), to domestic destinations Moncton, NB (YQM) and Winnipeg, MB (YWG).

Jetlines completes its demonstration flights for Transport Canada

Canada Jetlines Operations Ltd., the new all-Canadian leisure airline, has announced the successful completion of all demonstration flights for Transport Canada in the process to obtain its Air Operator Certificate (AOC).

On July 5, 2022, Canada Jetlines operated a flight from the Region of Waterloo International airport to Greater Moncton Roméo Leblanc International airport and back, to the satisfaction of Transport Canada inspectors.

Canada Jetlines receives Stage 2 approval from Canadian Transportation Agency

Canada Jetlines Operations Ltd. (Jetlines) the new all-Canadian, leisure carrier, is proud to announce that the Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) has determined that the company has met the agency’s financial requirements.

The CTA had previously determined that Canada Jetlines met the Canadian Control requirements. With the satisfaction of this significant milestone, the formal CTA commercial license will be issued following the issuance of the Air Operator Certificate (AOC) by Transport Canada.

“This is an important milestone for Canada Jetlines as we are approaching the completion of the AOC process with Transport Canada. The teams of both the CTA and Canada Jetlines have been working with great collaboration and diligence to ensure we have met or exceeded the requirements for a start-up airline operating in Canada. We are working in earnest towards the finish line of the certification process. We are confident that we will operate our first commercial flight this summer and plan to announce our commercial schedule in the coming weeks,” said Eddy Doyle CEO Canada Jetlines.

Jetlines to start operations this summer from Toronto

Canada Jetlines has announced it will begin operations out of Toronto Pearson International Airport with a targeted start date in the summer of 2022.

Toronto Pearson is Canada’s largest airport, and pre-COVID served 50.5 million arriving and departing passengers annually.

Canada Jetlines will operate out of the airport with a fleet of Airbus family aircraft, starting with the A320.

Canada Jetlines will operate to international destinations throughout the U.S., Mexico, Caribbean, and domestic cities in Canada.

Charter Operations are targeted to commence in the summer of 2022.


CAE and Canada Jetlines, Ltd. sign exclusive 5-year pilot training agreement

CAE has announced that it has signed an exclusive 5-year training agreement with Canada Jetlines, Ltd. Under the agreement, CAE will train Jetlines pilots on the CAE 7000 XR Airbus A320 full-flight simulator (FFS) at the CAE Montreal Training Centre.

Jetlines anticipates its inaugural flight in the spring of 2022, offering Canadians more selection and more economical options to fly to sun destinations in the southern United States, Caribbean, and Mexico.

Canada Jetlines, Ltd. selected the Airbus A320 as its fleet standard due to the aircraft’s best-in-class operating economics, customer comfort and fly-by-wire technology. The company will begin servicing the flying public in 2022.

Jetlines’ first Airbus A320 is painted

Jetlines (Canada Jetlines) will take delivery of its first Airbus A320 in January.

Airbus A320-214 C-GCJL (msn 4175, ex OE-IAV) was painted at Shannon.

Jetlines is now planning to start operations in the second quarter of 2022

Jetlines (Canada Jetlines) is now planning to launch its first flights in the second quarter of 2022.


The first flights will be from Toronto (above).

Previously GlobalX and Jetlines announced they will jointly sell seats from Toronto to Miami and Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood over 6 weeks beginning in March pending final receipt of regulatory approvals and registration with the Travel Industry Council of Ontario (TICO).

Calgary flights are now expected to come later in 2022.