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R1 Airlines in Skies Magazine Special Report - Fort McMurray Fires
Skies Magazine Special Report - A greater good, by Assistant Editor, Ben Forrest The Fort McMurray fires seemed to bring out the best in Canada’s aviation community. Companies that normally compete with one another banded together for a larger purpose: Helping the city in a time of need. Another view from the...
R1 Airlines Article in Financial Post (National Post)
Humanitarian work prepared R1 Airlines Ltd to jump into action during Fort McMurray fire Kristine Owram | June 7, 2016 5:18 PM ETMore from Kristine Owram | @KristineOwram [caption id="attachment_544" align="alignleft" width="476"]...
How the Dash 8 got R1 Airlines into the sky
R1 Airlines and the dependability of the Dash 8: R1 Airlines is dashing through the snow (and gravel) in Bombardier's Dash 8/Q-Series In-Service Activities Report (ISAR). The Dash 8 aircraft is a true representation of R1 Airline’s heart, soul and spirit. It truly defines the airline charter company’s purpose and reason...
True Blue Power Lithium-ion Batteries Enter Service on R1 Airlines Aircraft
True Blue Power Lithium-ion Batteries Enter Service on R1 Airlines, Bombardier Dash 8 Series Aircraft LAS VEGAS, Nev. (November 16, 2015) R1 Airlines, based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, has become the first commercial operator to utilize an aircraft equipped with True Blue Power lithium-ion main aircraft batteries in revenue service. The on-demand charter service, which...
R1 Airlines and the Utility of the CRJ100 and CRJ200
Bombardier's CRJ Series In-Service Activities Report (ISAR) highlights R1 Airlines' fleet of CRJ100 and CRJ200 and how the charter company is meeting the demands of their customers who require executive and workforce aircraft transportation. The CRJ100 gets work crew on tools faster and the CRJ200 turned 'Elite Shuttle" takes care...
Charter Airlines Company Flies Workers Internationally and at Home
Charter airlines company flies workers internationally and at home - When oil and gas companies, and mining companies need to get workers in and out of remote camps in difficult regions and challenging times the industry looks to charter air services, says Rick Pollock, business development manager for R1 Airlines....
Airliner World Americas Talks Avmax and R1 LOI
Calgary-Based Avmax Group has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with a joint venture partner to reacquire 100% ownership of R1 Airlines. Under its management, R1 Airlines can address the unique needs of the competitive resource market including the demands from customers in the peacekeeping, humanitarian, corporate and leisure sectors. ...
R1 Airlines Featured in Wings Magazine
When the executive team at Air Georgian, an Air Canada Express partner, sat down in 2012 for a strategic planning session, it is likely that nobody considered a future that included the remote air strips of the Democratic Republic of Congo, or supporting Canada’s oil and gas sector. It was...
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