Air Canada Pilots Association

Air Canada Pilots Association

June 04, 2009 14:07 ET

Air Canada Pilots Association Response to Appointment of Federal Mediator

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 4, 2009) - The Air Canada Pilots Association welcomes the appointment of the Honourable James Farley, Q.C., as federal mediator.

"As employees, pensioners and one of the company's largest creditors, Air Canada pilots have a vital interest in the long-term success of the airline," said Captain Andy Wilson, president of the Air Canada Pilots Association.

"We look forward to working with Mr. Farley. All of the airline's stakeholders must work together for a restructuring of the company that will result in a strong and sustainable Air Canada."

The Air Canada Pilots Association is the largest professional pilot group in Canada, representing the more than 3,000 pilots who fly Air Canada's fleet.

Contact Information

  • Air Canada Pilots Association (ACPA)
    Paul Howard
    Director of Communications
    (905) 678-9008 ext. 222 or Toll Free: 1-800-634-0944
    www.apca.ca