Air Canada has refused to provide refunds for passengers whose domestic flights the airline canceled. Flights to/from/or via the United States are fully refundable in case of irregular operations per the DOT rules, and the same applies to the flights FROM the EU/EEA per EC 261/2004.,,Apparently, the airline has been in negotiation with the country’s government regarding a bailout, without which the refunds won’t be forthcoming.
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here.,Conclusion,CTA (Canadian Transportation Authority) has not required airlines to refund passengers. That makes very little sense unless the agency is in bed and staffed with airline employees or those aspiring to be hired by one.,Airlines in the United States and Europe have been required to provide refunds, not credits, for canceled services throughout the pandemic, although getting the refund has not always been an easy task.,