Montreal, August 4, 2011
Transat announces that Air Transat’s flight attendants, represented by the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), have ratified the renewal of their labour contract. The new 5-year collective agreement will expire in 2015.
“We are happy with the agreement reached with the flight attendants,” stated Allen B. Graham, President and CEO of Air Transat.
About Air Transat
Air Transat is Canada’s leading holiday travel airline. It carries some 3 million passengers annually to nearly 60 destinations in 25 countries. Air Transat has a fleet of 18 Airbus A330s and A310s. The company employs approximately 2,000 people. Air Transat is a business unit of Transat A.T. Inc.
Transat A.T. Inc. is an integrated international tour operator with more than 60 destination countries and that distributes products in over 50 countries. A holiday travel specialist, Transat operates mainly in Canada and Europe, as well as in the Caribbean, Mexico and the Mediterranean Basin. Montreal-based Transat is also active in air transportation, destination services, accommodation and distribution. (TSX: TRZ.B, TRZ.A)