Porter Airlines says its return-to-service date has now moved back another month to Nov. 12 due to measures in place as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.The airline. which operates out of Billy Bishop Airport in downtown Toronto. previously announced a reopening target of Oct 7.Porter Airlines said due to Canadian quarantine laws of a mandatory 14-day self-isolation for international travellers, the continued closure of the Canada-U.S. border and the Atlantic Canada travel bubble, the airline has decided to extend the service suspension.“Every one of our markets is affected by the Canadian government’s non-essential travel advisory and border closures,” Michael Deluce, president and CEO of Porter Airlines, said.
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“We understand the impact this has on our passengers and our team members, and continue to make decisions based on how the situation evolves.” [ Sign up for our Health IQ newsletter for the latest coronavirus updates ]
Cancellation and change fees on all fares and Porter Escapes vacation packages booked through Nov. 12 will be waived.The airline has suspended service since March 21.
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