New travel principles leave flight options on U.S. airlines for sun seekers

MONTREAL — Canadians identified to fly to sunny places are nonetheless able to do so regardless of new journey limitations announced by the federal federal government past week. 

Even though Canadian airways have temporarily suspended flights to Mexico and the Caribbean, flights departing Canadian cities to sunlight places are offered aboard U.S. carriers.

American Airlines and Delta Air Lines, for illustration, are promoting tickets for flights from Toronto to Cancun, with passengers connecting by way of U.S. cities like Charlotte, NC, and Philadelphia, PA, an on the internet lookup exhibits.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Friday that Canadian airlines had agreed to suspend flights to Mexico and the Caribbean till April 30, in an energy to battle the unfold of COVID-19 in Canada.

The key minister declared the suspensions together with stricter actions aimed at reducing worldwide vacation, like a need that entrants to Canada quarantine in a resort at their possess price.

On Monday, Bloc Quebecois transport critic Xavier Barsalou-Duval highlighted the loophole, stating in a statement that the flight suspensions place Canadian providers at a downside.

This report by The Canadian Press was first posted Feb. 1, 2021.

The Canadian Push