The World's Airlines

Past, Present & Future

Home The World Africa Americas Europe Rest of World

Canada is a federated country in North America, made up of ten provinces and three territories. It is bordered by the North Atlantic Ocean on the east, North Pacific Ocean on the west, the Arctic Ocean on the north, and the south by the conterminous US
Latestupdates 
03Mar15addedKF Cargo: is to be the rebranded name of the cargo operations of Kelowna Flightcraft
08Feb15addedYukon Flying Service - operated in the mid 1960s
26Jan15updateRoyalAir - Status changed to 'Renamed' as airline taken over by Quebecair in 1969
AirlineOperating DatesStatusTreeComments
 A. Fecteau Transport Aerien

1936 - 1973

Renamed

>Propair

 

 ACS (Air Charter Systems)

1986^ - 1988

Inactive

 

 

 Adlair Aviation

1984 - date

Active

 

 

 Adler Aviation

1996 - date

Active

 

 

 Advance Air Charters

2000* - 2001

Inactive

 

 

 Adventure Air

2002^ - date

Active

 

 

 Aerial Recon Surveys

2000* - 2000*

Status?

 

 

 Aero Bee Airlines

(2012)

Began?

 

 

 Aero Link

**** - ****

Status?

 

 

 Aero Trades Western

1979* - 1984

Renamed

>Soundair

 

 AeroFalcon

(2004)

Began?

 

 

 AeroPro

1988^ - 2010

Inactive

 

 

 Air 2000

1988^ - 1989

Renamed

>Canada 3000

 

 Air 500

1988 - 2007

Inactive

 

 

 Air Alliance

1988 - 1999

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Air Alliance

2002* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Air Alma

1980 - 2002

Inactive

Air Alma

 

 Air Amos

1964 - 1964*

Inactive

 

 

 Air Arctic

2007* - date

Active

 

 

 Air Atlantic

1986 - 2000*

Inactive

 

 

 Air Atonabee

1979 - 1979*

Renamed

>Air Atonabee

 

 Air Baffin

1989^ - 1992*

Renamed

>Air Nunavut

 

 Air BC

1980 - 2000*

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Air Bellevue

1970^ - date

Active

 

 

 Air Bravo

2001^ - date

Active

 

 

 Air Brazeau

1978* - 1978*

Renamed

>Inter-Canadien

 

 Air Cab

1987^ - date

Active

 

 

 Air Caledonia

1984* - 1989*

Inactive

 

 

 Air Canada

1964 - date

Active

Air Canada

 

 Air Canada Cargo

2001* - date

Active

 

 

 Air Canada Express

2011 - date

Active

Air Canada Express

 

 Air Canada Jetz

2001 - date

Active

 

 

 Air Canada Regional

2001 - 2002

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Air Canada rouge

2013 - date

Active

 

 

 Air CanadaLite

(2000)

Began?

 

 

 Air Caravane

1978^ - 1981*

Inactive

 

 

 Air Cardinal

1980* - 1982*

Inactive

 

 

 Air Caribou

2004* - 2004*

Inactive

 

 

 Air Club International (Globe Azur Airlines)

1993 - 1996

Inactive

 

 

 Air Columbus Vacations (Vacances Air Columbus)

2002 - 2003

Inactive

 

 

 Air Commando

2003* - 2003*

Status?

 

 

 Air Commonwealth Alberta

1969 - 1970

Inactive

Air Commonwealth Alberta

 

 Air Creebec

1982 - date

Active

 

 

 Air Fecteau

1973 - 1981

Inactive

>Propair

 

 Air Gaspé

1951* - 1979

Inactive

Air Gaspe

 

 Air Georgian

1994 - date

Active

 

 

 Air Inuit

1978 - date

Active

 

 

 Air Ivanhoe

1980^ - date

Active

 

 

 Air Jasper

1987^ - date

Active

 

 

 Air Labrador (Labrador Airways)

1983 - date

Active

Air Labrador

 

 Air Liaison

2001* - 2012

Renamed

>Skyjet MG

 

 Air Link Express

1979^ - 1999

Inactive

 

 

 Air Luso

(****)

Began?

Air Luso

 

 Air Manan (Manan Air Services)

1994* - 2005*

Status?

 

 

 Air Manitoba

1990 - 1994

Inactive

Air Manitoba

 

 Air Manitoba (Charter)

2003* - 2003*

Status?

 

 

 Air Maritime

**** - ****

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Air Melancon

1957* - date

Active

 

 

 Air Mikisew

1995 - 2010

Inactive

Air Mikisew

 

 Air Mistassini

1981 - 1982

Inactive

Air Mistassini

 

 Air Mont-Laurier

1985* - date

Active

 

 

 Air Montmagny

1980^ - date

Active

 

 

 Air Montreal

1982 - 2001*

Inactive

 

 

 Air Muskoka

1975^ - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 Air Niagara

1986^ - 1994*

Status?

 

 

 Air Niagara Express

1978^ - 1999

Inactive

 

 

 Air Nootka

1981* - date

Active

 

 

 Air Nord-Ouest

1970^ - date

Active

 

 

 Air North

1977 - date

Active

 

founded on February 1, 1977 by Joseph T. Sparling and Thomas Wood

 Air Nova

1986 - 2001

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Air Nunavut

1996* - date

Active

Air Nunavut

 

 Air Ontario

1981* - 2001

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Air Optima (Aero Peninsule)

1999* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Air Otonabee

1980 - 1984

Renamed

>City Express

 

 Air Ottawa

1998* - 1998*

Status?

 

 

 Air Ranger

**** - ****

Inactive

 

 

 Air Rimouski (Rimouski Aviation Syndicate)

1946 - 1953

Renamed

>Inter-Canadien

 

 Air Roberval

2010* - date

Active

Air Roberval

 

 Air Saguenay

1970 - date

Active

 

 

 Air Sask

1991 - 2000

Renamed

>Transwest Air

 

 Air Satellite

1968 - 2008

Renamed

>Exact Air

 

 Air Schefferville

1981^ - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 Air Southwest

1983* - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 Air Star

(1991*)

Began?

 

 

 Air Swisha (Air Kipawa)

1962^ - date

Active

 

 

 Air Tindi

1988 - date

Active

Air Tindi

 

 Air Toronto

1988* - 1992*

Inactive

>Canadian Regional

 

 Air Transat

1987 - date

Active

 

 

 Air Transat Cargo

2011 - date

Active

 

 

 Air Transit Canada

**** - ****

Inactive

 

 

 Air Tunilik

2004* - 2012*

Status?

 

 

 Air Wemindji

1987* - 2003

Inactive

 

 

 Air West

1982^ - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 Air Windsor

1970 - 1979*

Status?

Air Windsor

 

 Airborne Energy Solutions

1985* - date

Active

 

 

 Airco Charters

1987^ - 2012

Inactive

 

 

 Air-Dale Flying Service

1956 - date

Active

Air-Dale

 

 Airdale Flying Services

1946 - 1956

Renamed

>Air-Dale

 

 AirExpress Ontario

1997* - date

Active

 

 

 AirGava

1973 - 1981

Inactive

AirGava

 

 Airspeed Aviation

1986* - 2009

Renamed

>Orca Airways

 

 Air-Spray (Airspray)

1967* - date

Active

 

 

 Airwave Transport

1999 - 2001

Inactive

 

 

 Airwest Airlines

1964 - 1980

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Aklak Air

1978 - date

Active

Aklak Air

 

 Aklavik Flying Services

1970s

Renamed

>Kenn Borek Air

 

 Akwaaba Airlines

(2005)

Began?

 

 

 Alberta Central Airways

1970^ - date

Active

 

 

 Alberta Citylink

1996 - 2011*

Inactive

 

 

 Alberta Express

1986 - 1986*

Renamed

>Alta Flights

 

 Alberta Government Air Transportation Services

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Alberta Northern Airlines

1981* - 1989*

Inactive

 

 

 Alert Bay Air Services

1958^ - 1978

Renamed

>Gulf Air Aviation

 

 Alkan Air

1977^ - date

Active

 

 

 All Canada Express (AllCanada Express)

1992 - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 All Points Airways

2004* - 2004*

Inactive

 

 

 All West Freight

1996^ - 2012*

Status?

 

 

 Alma Air Services

1960 - 1980

Renamed

>Air Alma

 

 Alpenglow Aviation

2000* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Alpine Lakes Air (Saltwater West Enterprises)

2004* - date

Active

 

 

 Alta Flights

1998* - date

Active

Alta Flights

 

 Ambassador World Charters

1994 - 1995

Inactive

 

 

 Amigo Airways

1999 - 2006

Renamed

Seair Seaplanes

 

 Antarctic Airways

1987 - 1988

Inactive

 

 

 Arctic Air

1964^ - 1974

Renamed

>Simpson Air

 

 Arctic Air

1999 - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 Arctic Sunwest

1993^ - 2013

Renamed

>Summit Air

 

 Arctic Wings

1953* - 1956

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Arctic Wings

2000^ - 2003

Inactive

 

 

 Arrow Airways

1942* - 1942

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Arrow Aviation

1978* - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Ashuanipi Aviation

1975^ - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 Associated Air Lines

1952* - 1953*

Status?

 

 

 Associated Air Taxi

1946^ - 1953*

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Associated Airways

1955* - 1955

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Astoria Air

1995 - 1996

Inactive

 

 

 Astro Airline

1973* - 1973*

Status?

 

 

 Athabasca Airways

1955 - 2000

Renamed

>Transwest Air

 

 Atikokan Aero Services

1976^ - date

Active

 

 

 Atlantair

1981* - 1981*

Status?

 

 

 Atlantic Airways

1985* - 1989

Renamed

>Provincial Airlines

 

 Atlantic Central Airlines

1960 - 1979*

Inactive

 

 

 Atlantic Charters

1982 - 2005*

Status?

 

 

 Atlantic Island Airways

1994 - 1994

Inactive

 

 

 Atlas Aviation

1962* - 1962*

Renamed

>Kenn Borek Air

 

 Atleo River Air Services

1995* - date

Active

 

 

 Atonabee Airways

1971 - 1979

Renamed

>Air Atonabee

 

 Austin Airways

1934 - 1987

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Aviabek

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Aviation Boreal

1989* - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 Aviation Business Flights

1985* - 1994

Renamed

>WestEx

 

 Aviation Comercial Aviation

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Aviation Mauricie

2001* - date

Active

 

 

 Aviation Quebec Labrador

1983^ - 2003

Inactive

 

 

 Avionair

1981 - 1991

Renamed

>Aviation Starlink

 

 Avnorth Aviation

2004* - 2004*

Inactive

 

 

 Awood Air

1962 - 2000*

Inactive

 

 

 B C Yukon Air Service

1953 - 1979*

Status?

B C Yukon Air Service

 

 Baie Comeau Air Services

**** - ****

Renamed

>Golfe Air Quebec

 

 Bamaji Air

2004* - date

Active

 

 

 Bar XH Air

1974 - date

Active

 

 

 Barney's Ontario Central (Ontario Central Airlines)

1986 - 1987

Inactive

 

 

 Baxter Aviation

1985^ - 2007

Renamed

>West Coast Air

 

 Bay Chaleur Air

2002 - 2002

Inactive

 

 

 Bayview Air Service

1975* - 1975*

Inactive

 

 

 BC Airlines

1970 - 1970

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Bearskin Airlines (Bearskin Lake Air Services)

1963 - date

Active

 

 

 Beaver Air Services

1981^ - 2006

Renamed

>Missinippi Airways

 

 Big River Air

1984* - 2007

Renamed

>Air Roberval

 

 Big Salmon Air

1988^ - 2006*

Inactive

 

 

 Black Sheep Aviation

2004* - date

Active

 

 

 Blue Water Aviation Services

2004* - date

Active

 

 

 Bolton Lake Air Services

1995 - date

Active

 

 

 Boreal Airways

1947* - 1947

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Bradley Air Services

1946 - 1973

Renamed

>First Air

 

 Bradley Air Services

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Brooker-Wheaton Aviation

1970* - 1992

Renamed

>Morningstar Air Express

 

 BTA Aviation (Cargo)

1997* - 1997*

Status?

 

 

 Buffalo Airways

1970^ - date

Active

 

 

 Buffalo Narrows Airways

1976* - 1977*

Renamed

>Courtesy Air

 

 Bushland Airways

1978* - date

Active

 

 

 Business Flights

1978* - 2001

Inactive

Business Flights

 

 Buzzard Air

1984* - 1990*

Inactive

 

 

 Calm Air International

1962 - date

Active

 

 

 Cameron Air Services

1992^ - date

Active

 

 

 Campbell Air

1981* - 1997

Inactive

 

 

 Canada 3000

(2005)

Began?

 

 

 Canada 3000

1988 - 2001

Inactive

Canada 3000

 

 Canada 3000 Cargo

2001 - 2004*

Status?

>Cargojet Airways

 

 Canada Air Charter

(2002)

Began?

 

 

 Canada Trans-Continental Airways

1927 - 1928*

Status?

 

 

 Canada West Air

1989* - 1990

Inactive

 

 

 Canada West Airlines

(2004)

Began?

 

 

 Canadian Air Transit

1980* - 1980

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Canadian Airlines International

1988 - 2000*

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Canadian Airways

1930 - 1942

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Canadian Airways Company

Pre 1937

Inactive

 

 

 Canadian Colonial Airways

1929* - 1942

Renamed

>Eastern Air Lines

 

 Canadian Fairchild Company

1928* - 1928

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Canadian Frontier

**** - ****

Status?

 

 

 Canadian North (Air NorTerra)

1989^ - date

Active

 

 

 Canadian Pacific Air Lines

1942 - 1968

Renamed

>Air Canada

Canadian Pacific Air Lines was rebranded as CP Air

 Canadian Regional Airlines

1993 - 2001*

Status?

>Air Canada Express

 

 Canadian Voyageur

1978* - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Canadian Western Airlines

2001 - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 CanAir Cargo

1989* - 2004

Renamed

>Royal Airlines

 

 Can-Air Services

1989* - 1991*

Inactive

 

 

 Can-Hellas Cargo (Canhellas)

1973* - 1973*

Inactive

 

 

 CanJet

2000 - date

Active

 

 

 Can-West Air

2006* - date

Active

Can-West Air

 

 Capital Air Surveys

1969* - 1983*

Status?

 

 

 Caravan Airlines (Aviation)

2004^ - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 Cargaard Aviation

1988* - 2002

Renamed

>Fugro Aviation Canada

 

 Cargo North

2013* - date

Active

 

 

 Cargojet Airways

2002 - date

Active

Cargojet Airways

established on 21 Feb 2002

 Cargojet Regional

2007 - date

Active

Cargojet Regional

 

 Carl Millard

1954^ - 1962

Renamed

>Millardair

 

 Carson Air

1995* - date

Active

 

 

 Carter Air Services

1962* - 1999*

Status?

 

 

 Cassidair Services

1956 - 1965

Renamed

>Pacific Coastal Airlines (2)

 

 Centennial Airlines

2004* - 2004*

Inactive

 

 

 Central Air Transport

1990* - 1990*

Status?

 

 

 Central Airways

1961* - 1961*

Status?

 

 

 Central B.C. Air Service

1978* - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Central British Columbia Airlines

1946^ - 1953

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Central Flyway Air

2004 - date

Active

Central Flyway Air

 

 Central Mountain Air

1987 - date

Active

 

 

 Central Northern Airways

1947 - 1956

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Chaparal Charters

1982* - 1992*

Status?

 

 

 Chartright Air

1996* - date

Active

 

 

 CHC Helicopter

1987 - date

Active

CHC Helicopter

 

 Chimo Air Service

1994^ - date

Active

 

 

 Chinook Air

**** - ****

Renamed

>Business Flights

 

 City Centre Airlines

(2005)

Renamed

>Porter Airlines

 

 City Express (Cite Express)

1984 - 1991

Inactive

City Express

 

 Classic Wings

1990^ - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 Clearwater Airways

1995^ - date

Active

 

 

 Cloud Air Service

1993^ - date

Active

 

 

 CMA (Canadian Metro Airlines)

1938 - 1975

Renamed

>Propair

 

 CMA (Canadian Metro Airlines)

2002 - 2009

Inactive

 

 

 Coast Western Airlines

1988^ - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 Coastal Cargo Canada

1962* - 1962

Inactive

>Universal Airlines

 

 Cochrane Air Services

1984* - date

Active

 

 

 Collingwood Air

1990* - 1993*

Status?

 

 

 Commando Air Transport

1996^ - 2000*

Inactive

 

 

 Commercial

1928* - 1928*

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Commuter Express

1988* - 1988

Renamed

>Canadian Regional

 

 Conair

1969 - date

Active

 

 

 Confortair

1991^ - 2003

Inactive

 

 

 Conifair Aviation

1979^ - 1992

Renamed

>Royal Airlines

 

 Connolly-Dawson Airways

1960* - 1969*

Renamed

>Trans North Air

 

 Contact Air

1961 - 1995

Renamed

>Air Mikisew

 

 Contact Airways

1961* - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Cooper Air

1987^ - 2003

Inactive

 

 

 Corilair Charters

1991^ - date

Active

 

 

 Corp Air

1991^ - 2003

Inactive

 

 

 Corporate Xpress

1975 - 2009

Inactive

 

 

 Cotenair

1986 - 1991

Inactive

 

 

 Cougar Air

1978* - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Coulson Flying Tankers

1959^ - date

Active

Coulson Flying Tankers

 

 Courtesy Air

1977 - date

Active

Courtesy Air

 

 CP Air

1968 - 1985

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Craig Air

1985^ - date

Active

 

 

 Crown Charter Services

2004* - 2004*

Inactive

 

 

 CrownAir (Canadian Aviation Express Airlines)

1984* - 1990

Inactive

 

ceased operations in February 1990

 Curtiss Reid Flying Service

1928 - 1950*

Status?

 

 

 Cypress Airlines

1997* - 1997

Inactive

 

 

 Cypress Jetprop Charter

1996* - 1997*

Inactive

 

 

 Dene Cree Air

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Deraps Aviation

1986^ - 2004*

Renamed

>Air Saguenay

 

 Destinair

1996* - 1996*

Inactive

 

 

 Direquair

1975* - 1981

Renamed

>Air Mistassini

 

 Discovery Air

2006 - date

Active

Discovery Air

 

 Dorval Air Transport

(****)

Unconfirmed

 

 

 Downair

**** - ****

Status?

 

 

 Earlton Airways

1976* - 1976*

Status?

 

 

 East Coast Airways

2010 - 2010

Inactive

 

 

 Eastern Flying Service

1956* - 1988

Renamed

>Provincial Airlines

 

 Eldorado Aviation

1978* - 1982*

Inactive

 

 

 Elite

(2002)

Began?

 

 

 Enerjet

2008 - date

Active

Enerjet

 

 Enterprise Air

1994* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 EPA (Eastern Provincial Airways)

1949 - 1984

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 EVAS Air Charters (Exploits Valley Air Services)

1992 - date

Active

 

 

 Exact Air

1983* - date

Active

Exact Air

 

 Executive Airlines

(****)

Unconfirmed

 

 

 Express Tours

(****)

Unconfirmed

 

 

 Expressair

2004* - date

Active

 

 

 Fairchild Aerial Surveys (of Canada)

1922* - 1923*

Status?

 

 

 Fast Air

1995 - date

Active

 

 

 FIFT (Forest Industries Flying Tankers)

1959* - 1962*

Renamed

>Coulson Flying Tankers

 

 First Air

1973 - date

Active

First Air

 

 Flair Airlines

2005 - date

Active

 

 

 FNT (First Nations Transportation)

2003 - 2009

Inactive

 

 

 Forde Lake Air Services

1964 - date

Active

 

 

 Fort Frances Sportsmen Airways

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Fortunair

1994 - 1995

Inactive

 

 

 Fraser Airways

1932 - 1935*

Status?

 

 

 Frontier Air

1986* - 1992

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Frontier Air Service

2004* - 2010*

Status?

 

 

 Fugro Aviation Canada

2002 - date

Active

Fugro Aviation Canada

 

 Futura Airlines

1975^ - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Gagnon Air Service

1969* - 1970*

Renamed

>Air Saguenay

 

 Gander Aviation

1960^ - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Garrison Aviation

1976^ - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Gateway Airlines

1998^ - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 Gateway Aviation

1952^ - 1979*

Inactive

 

 

 Geffair

1989^ - date

Active

 

 

 Georgian Bay Airways

1946^ - date

Active

 

 

 Georgian Express

2004* - 2007

Renamed

>Cargojet Regional

 

 Geoterrex

1972* - 1988*

Renamed

>Fugro Aviation Canada

 

 Gilbert's Flying Service

1931^ - 1932*

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Gillam Air Services

1985^ - 2012*

Status?

 

 

 Ginger Coote Airways

1942* - 1942

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Globemaster Air Cargo

2003 - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 Go Air Express

2002 - 2003

Inactive

 

 

 GoAir Citylink

2005 - 2011

Inactive

 

 

 Gogal Air Services

2004* - 2012*

Status?

 

 

 Golfe Air Quebec

1978* - 1979*

Status?

Golfe Air Quebec

 

 Goose Bay Air Services

1986* - 1986*

Status?

 

 

 Gordon Airways

1961 - 1970

Renamed

>Air Windsor

 

 Great Lakes Air Service

1961 - 1967

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Great Lakes Airlines

1967 - 1981

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Great Northern Airlines

1969* - 1972

Renamed

>Trans North Air

 

 Great Northern Freight

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Great Western Airways

1928* - 1929*

Renamed

>Great Western Airways

 

 Green Airways

1950* - date

Active

 

 

 Greyhound Air

1996 - 1997

Inactive

 

 

 Grondair

1978* - date

Active

 

 

 Gulf Air Aviation

1980* - 1980

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Gulf Aviation

1953* - 1953

Renamed

>Inter-Canadien

 

 Haida Airlines

1980* - 1980

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Hamilton Harbour Airways

2015 >

Planned

 

 

 Harbour Air Seaplanes

1981 - date

Active

Harbour Air Seaplanes

 

 Harmony Airways

2004 - 2007

Inactive

Harmony Airways

February 2000: Harmony Airways is established as HMY Airways

 Harrison Airways

1960* - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Hawkair Aviation Services

1994 - date

Active

 

 

 HBAT (Hudson Bay Air Transport)

1930* - 1958*

Status?

 

 

 Hearst Air Service

1974^ - date

Active

 

 

 Helijet

1986 - date

Active

 

 

 Hicks & Lawrence

1982^ - 2006

Renamed

>Discovery Air

 

 High-Line Airways

1982* - 1986*

Inactive

 

 

 HMY Airways

2002 - 2004

Renamed

>Harmony Airways

February 2000: Harmony Airways is established as HMY Airways

 Holidair Airways

1987* - 1990

Inactive

 

 

 Holmes Blunt Co Ltd

1960 - 1961

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Hooker Air Services

1978* - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Horne Air

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Hughes Air

2003* - 2003*

Status?

 

 

 Huron Air & Outfitters

1981^ - date

Active

 

 

 HUT (Hollinger Ungava Transport)

1948* - 1951*

Status?

 

 

 IC Air (Icarus Flying Services)

1977^ - 1987

Renamed

>Icarus Flying Services

 

 Icarus Aviation (Les Services Aeriens Icare)

1987 - 1989*

Renamed

>Icarus Flying Services

 

 Icarus Flying Services

2004* - date

Active

Icarus Flying Services

 

 ICC (International Cargo Charter)

1998 - 2003

Inactive

ICC

 

 Ignace Airways

1960 - date

Active

 

 

 Ilford Airways

1953* - 1960

Renamed

>Air Manitoba

 

 Ilford Riverton Airways

1960 - 1983

Renamed

>Air Manitoba

 

 Infinity Flight Services

2007* - date

Active

 

 

 Inland Air Charters

1981 - date

Active

Inland Air Charters

 

 Inland Valley Airways

1998* - 1999*

Inactive

 

 

 Innu Mikun Airlines

1998 - date

Active

 

 

 Intair

1989 - 1991

Renamed

>Inter-Canadien

 

 Integra Air

1998 - date

Active

 

 

 Inter City Airways (Intercity)

1986* - 1986

Inactive

 

 

 Inter-Canadien

1987 - 1999

Inactive

Inter-Canadien

 

 Interior Enterprise

1958* - 1958*

Status?

 

 

 International Airfreighters

Early 1960s

Inactive

 

 

 International Express Air Charter

2004* - 2004*

Status?

 

 

 International Jet Air

1971* - 1977*

Status?

 

 

 Interprovincial Airlines

1995* - 1998*

Status?

>Provincial Airlines

 

 Inter-Provincial Airways

1930* - 1930

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Inter-Quebec

1989* - 1989*

Renamed

>Inter-Canadien

 

 Island Air Charters

1998* - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 Island Airlines

1959^ - 1980

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Island Express Air

2009* - date

Active

 

 

 Island Valley Airways

1998* - 1998*

Status?

 

 

 Island Westair

1998^ - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 Jackson Air Services

1975 - date

Active

 

 

 Jazz Air

2001 - 2011

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Jet Naked

(2014)

Began?

 

 

 Jetall

1987^ - 1996

Inactive

 

 

 Jetlines

2015 >

Planned

 

hoping for July 2015 start

 Jetport

1996^ - date

Active

 

 

 Jetsgo

2002 - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 Johanneson Flying Services

1951* - 1951*

Inactive

 

 

 Johnny May Air Charters

1974^ - date

Active

 

 

 Juan Air

1972* - 2007

Renamed

>Pacific Sky Aviation

 

 KaBeeLo Airways

1977^ - date

Active

 

 

 Kamloops Air Service

early 1950s

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Kayair

2004* - date

Active

 

 

 KD Air

1990 - date

Active

 

 

 Keewatin Air

1998^ - date

Active

 

 

 Keir Air Transport

1967^ - 1969

Renamed

>Air Commonwealth Alberta

 

 Kelner Airways

1986* - 1993

Renamed

>Wasaya Airways

 

 Kelowna Flightcraft Air Charter

1974 - date

Active

 

to be rebranded to KF Cargo

 Kenn Borek Air

1970 - date

Active

Kenn Borek Air

 

 Kenora Air Service

1982* - date

Active

Kenora Air Service

 

 Kenting Atlas Aviation

1962 - 1975

Renamed

>Kenn Borek Air

 

 Kenting Aviation

1947* - 1962

Renamed

>Kenn Borek Air

 

 Keystone Air Service

1985 - date

Active

 

 

 Keywinds Air

2001^ - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 KF Cargo

2015 >

Planned

 

is to be the rebranded name of the cargo operations of Kelowna Flightcraft

 Kississing Air

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Kivalliq Air

1998 - date

Active

 

 

 Klahanie Air

1976^ - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Kluane Airways

1980^ - date

Active

 

 

 Knee Lake Air Service

1988^ - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 Knight Air

2005* - 2005*

Status?

 

 

 Knighthawk Air Express

1993^ - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 Knox Air Service (Aerial Spraying)

1990* - 1991*

Status?

 

 

 Konopelky Air Service

2008* - date

Active

 

 

 Kootenay Airways

1986^ - 2003

Inactive

 

 

 La Loche Airways

2005* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 La Ronge Aviation

1960 - 1991

Renamed

>Transwest Air

 

 La Sarre Air Services

1946* - 1981

Status?

>Propair

 

 Labrador Air Safari

1974* - 2006*

Renamed

>Air Saguenay

 

 Labrador Airways

1971* - 1989*

Inactive

 

 

 LAC La Croix Quetico Air Service

1950^ - date

Active

 

 

 Lac Seul Airways

1990* - 1990*

Status?

 

 

 LAC Seul Airways

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 LadoucAir

1981* - 1981*

Status?

 

 

 Lake Central Airways

1983^ - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 Lamb Airways (Thomas Lamb Airways)

1935* - 1969

Renamed

>Lambair

 

 Lambair

1969 - 1981

Inactive

Lambair

 

 Lariviere Air Services

1961 - 1973

Renamed

>AirGava

 

 Latham Island Airways

1988 - 1991

Renamed

>Air Tindi

 

 Laurentide Air Services (Laurentian Air Services)

1922* - 1928

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Laval Aviation

1980 - 2010

Inactive

 

 

 Lawrence Bay Airways

2011* - date

Active

 

 

 Leavens Bros

1953 - 1958*

Status?

Leavens Bros

 

 Leavens Bros Air Services

1935* - 1953

Renamed

>Leavens Bros

 

 Les Ailes de L'lle

1999* - 1999*

Inactive

 

 

 Lethbridge Air Services

1968* - 1969

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Lethbridge Commercial Airways

1927 - 1928*

Inactive

 

 

 Leuenberger Air Service

1971^ - date

Active

 

 

 Liard Air

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Lib-Air-T

1996 - date

Active

 

 

 Little Red Air Service

1986 - 2006

Renamed

>Nor-Alta Aviation

 

 Lockhart Air Services

1988^ - date

Active

 

 

 London Air Services

1999* - date

Active

 

 

 Londonair

(2001)

Began?

 

 

 Luso Canadian Airlines

(****)

Began?

>Air Luso

 

 Mackenzie Air

1972* - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Mackenzie Air Services

1932* - 1942

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Maestro

2006 - 2007

Inactive

 

started operations on 12 December 2006 : 07Mar07 ceased operations

 Mandair

1992^ - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 Manitoba Government Air Services

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Maritime Central Airways

1941 - 1963

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Maritime Global Airways (MGA)

(****)

Began?

 

 

 Matane Air Services

1948 - 1965

Renamed

>Inter-Canadien

 

 Max Aviation

1985^ - date

Active

 

 

 May Airlines

1919* - 1924

Inactive

 

 

 McMurray Air Service

1947 - 1963*

Status?

 

 

 McMurray Aviation

1984* - date

Active

 

 

 Metrolitan Air Services

1959^ - 1960

Renamed

>Air Alma

 

 Miksoo Aviation

1975 - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Mill Aviation

**** - ****

Status?

 

 

 Millardair

1962 - 1990

Inactive

Millardair

 

 Minerve Canada

1986 - 1989

Inactive

 

 

 Ministic Air (Kistigan)

1998* - 2001

Inactive

 

 

 Minto Airways

1982* - 1986*

Status?

 

 

 Missinippi Airways

2006 - date

Active

Missinippi Airways

 

 Mober Aviation

1970* - 1984*

Inactive

 

 

 Modern Air-Spray

(****)

Unconfirmed

 

 

 Mont Laurier Aviation

1947* - 1947

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Montair Aviation

1995^ - date

Active

 

 

 Montreal & Dominion Skyways

1935* - 1942

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Montreal Air Services

1955 - 1978

Inactive

 

 

 Morgan Air Services

1983^ - 2010

Inactive

 

 

 Morningstar Air Express

1992 - date

Active

Morningstar Air Express

 

 My Airways

2002* - 2004

Renamed

>Harmony Airways

 

 NAC Air (North American Charters)

2000* - 2008

Inactive

 

 

 Nahanni Air Services

1979* - 1986*

Renamed

>North-Wright Airways

 

 Nakina Air Service

1973 - date

Active

 

 

 Nationair

1984* - 1993

Inactive

 

 

 Nav Air Charter

1979^ - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 Nestor Falls Fly-In Outputs

1979^ - date

Active

 

 

 New Air & Tours

2008 - 2008

Renamed

>Enerjet

 

 Newco

(2002)

Began?

 

 

 Newfoundland & Labrador Air Services

2004* - 2009*

Status?

 

 

 Newfoundland & Labrador Air Transport

1978* - 1979*

Status?

Newfoundland & Labrador A. T.

 

 Newfoundland Air Transport

1961 - 1962*

Renamed

>Newfoundland & Labrador A. T.

 

 Newfoundland Airways

1948* - 1983

Renamed

>Air Labrador

 

 Niigaani Air

2004* - date

Active

 

 

 Nipawin Air Services

1961 - 1979*

Renamed

>Osprey Wings

 

 Nolinor Aviation

1997 - date

Active

 

 

 Nor-Alta Aviation

2006 - date

Active

Nor-Alta Aviation

 

 Norcanair (North Canada Air)

1965 - 1988

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Norcanair Airlines

2001* - 2006

Inactive

 

 

 Nordair

1957 - 1988

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Nordair Arctic

1969* - 1976

Inactive

 

 

 Nordair Metro

1987* - 1987

Renamed

>Inter-Canadien

 

 Nordair Quebec 2000

2000* - 2006

Inactive

 

 

 NorOntair

1971 - 1993

Inactive

 

 

 North American Airlines

1997* - 2001*

Status?

 

 

 North Cariboo Air (North Cariboo Flying Service)

1957 - date

Active

 

 

 North Coast Air Services (NCAS)

1961 - 1979

Inactive

 

 

 North Pacific Seaplanes

2004* - date

Active

 

 

 North Star Air

1998^ - date

Active

 

 

 North Star Aviation

1999* - 1999*

Status?

 

 

 North Vancouver Air

1994^ - 2002

Renamed

>SonicBlue Airways

 

 North Wind Aviation

2009* - date

Active

 

 

 Northern Air Charters

1984* - date

Active

 

 

 Northern Air Fuel

2000* - 2002*

Status?

 

 

 Northern Air Services

1959* - 1971

Inactive

 

 

 Northern British Columbia Air Service

1936 - 1953

Renamed

>B C Yukon Air Service

 

 Northern Dene Airways

2002* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Northern Hawk Aviation

2003* - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 Northern Lights Air

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Northern Lights Airlines

(2008)

Began?

 

 

 Northern Mountain Airlines

1959* - 1971

Renamed

>NT Air

 

 Northern Sky Aviation

1989* - 2000*

Status?

 

 

 Northern Wilderness Outfitters

1990* - 1990*

Status?

 

 

 Northern Wings (Les Ailes du Nord)

1946 - 1981

Renamed

>Inter-Canadien

 

 Northland Airlines

1961 - 1971*

Status?

 

 

 Northland Outdoors Canada

1983* - 1984*

Status?

 

 

 Northlands Air Manitoba

1983 - 1990

Renamed

>Air Manitoba

 

 Northward Air

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Northward Airlines

1965^ - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Northway Aviation

1962* - date

Active

 

 

 Northwest Flying

1987* - date

Active

 

 

 Northwestern Air

1968 - date

Active

 

 

 Northwestern Airways

**** - ****

Renamed

>Inter-Canadien

 

 Northwinds Northern

19955* - 2005*

Status?

 

 

 North-Wright Air

1986^ - 1999*

Renamed

>North-Wright Airways

 

 North-Wright Airways

2001* - date

Active

North-Wright Airways

 

 Notre-Dame Air Transport

**** - ****

Status?

 

 

 NT Air (Northern Thunderbird Air)

1971 - date

Active

NT Air

 

 Nueltin Lake Air Service

1986^ - date

Active

 

 

 Nunasi-Central Airlines

1984 - 1987

Renamed

Nunasi-Northland Airlines

 

 Nunasi-Northland Airlines

1987 - 1991

Inactive

>Nunasi-Northland Airlines

 

 NWT Air (Northwest Territorial Airways)

1962 - 1998

Renamed

>First Air

 

 Ocean Pacific Air Services

2010* - 2011*

Status?

 

 

 Odyssey International

1988 - 1990

Inactive

 

 

 Okanagan Air Services

1947 - 1949

Renamed

>CHC Helicopter

 

 Okanagan Helicopters

1949 - 1987

Renamed

>CHC Helicopter

 

 Old Colony Airlines

1931 - 1932

Inactive

 

 

 Omnineca Air Services

1980* - 1980

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 On Air

1978* - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Ontario Airways

Early 1940s

Status?

 

 

 Ontario Central Airlines

1947^ - 1984

Renamed

>Nunasi-Northland Airlines

 

 Ontario Express

1988 - 1993

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Ontario Northern Airways

1960 - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Ontario Worldair

1978 - 1980

Inactive

 

 

 OPAS (Ontario Provincial Air Service)

1924^ - date

Active

 

 

 Orca Airways

2005^ - date

Active

Orca Airways

 

 OSAS (Owen Sound Air Services)

1973^ - 1984

Renamed

>Soundair

 

 Osnaburgh Airways

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Osprey Wings

1979* - date

Active

Osprey Wings

 

 Otonabee Airways

1971^ - 1980

Renamed

>City Express

 

 Pacific Airways

1925^ - 1928*

Renamed

>Air Canada

10Feb25 - airline formed

 Pacific Coastal Airlines

1965 - 1979*

Status?

Pacific Coastal Airlines (2)

 

 Pacific Coastal Airlines

1986 - date

Active

Pacific Coastal Airlines (1)

 

 Pacific Eagle Aviation

1998^ - date

Active

 

 

 Pacific Sky Adventures

(2004)

Began?

 

 

 Pacific Sky Aviation

2007 - date

Active

Pacific Sky Aviation

 

 Pacific Sound Air Service

2004* - 2004*

Inactive

 

 

 Pacific Spirit Air

2000* - 2001

Renamed

>Tofino Air Lines

 

 Pacific Wings Airlines

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Parsons Airways

1952 - 1979*

Renamed

>Kenora Air Service

 

 Parsons Airways Northern

1955* - 1984*

Status?

 

 

 Pascan Aviation

1999^ - date

Active

 

 

 Pat Bay Air

2005^ - date

Active

 

 

 Patricia Airways

1928 - 1930*

Inactive

Patricia Airways

 

 Patricia Airways and Exploration

1926 - 1928

Inactive

+>Patricia Airways

 

 Peace Air

1968 - 2007

Inactive

Peace Air

 

 Peace River Air Services

1962 - 1968

Renamed

>Peace Air

 

 Pem Air (Pem-Air)

1970* - 2001

Inactive

 

 

 Peninsula Air Services*

1960s

Status?

 

 

 People's Air

**** - ****

Status?

 

 

 Peregrine Air Charter

1996* - 1996*

Inactive

 

 

 Perimeter Airlines (Perimeter Aviation)

1960 - date

Active

 

 

 Platinum Jet Air

(2006*)

Began?

 

 

 Plummer's Sioux Narrows Airways

1955^ - date

Active

 

 

 Points North Air Services

1988^ - 2003

Inactive

 

 

 Points of Call

1988^ - 1989

Inactive

 

 

 Polaris Charter Co.

1946 - 1953

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Port Alberni Airways

1947* - 1948

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Porter Airlines

2006 - date

Active

Porter Airlines

 

 Powell Air

1960* - 1988

Renamed

>Pacific Coastal Airlines

 

 Prairie Airways

1938^ - 1942

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Premair*

1992* - 1992*

Status?

 

 

 Prime Air

(2001)

Began?

 

 

 Prince Edward Air

1989 - date

Active

 

 

 Pronto Airways

2006 - date

Active

 

 

 Propair

1981 - date

Active

Propair

 

 Prospecting Airways

1928^ - 1929*

Status?

 

 

 Provincial Airlines

1980 - date

Active

Provincial Airlines

 

 Provincial Express

1988^ - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 Ptarmigan Lake Airways (Ptarmigan Airways)

1961^ - 1997

Renamed

>First Air

 

 Purolator Courier

1967 - date

Active

Purolator Courier

 

 Purple Label Airlines

1928 - 1928

Renamed

>Great Western Airways

 

 PWA (Pacific Western Airlines)

1953 - 1988

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Quebec Airways

1935^ - 1942

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Quebec Aviation

1979* - 1987

Renamed

>Inter-Canadien

 

 Quebecair

1953 - 1987

Renamed

>Inter-Canadien

 

 QuebecAir Express (Quebec Air Express)

2003 - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 Queen Charlotte Airlines

1943^ - 1955

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Questor Surveys

1988* - 1988*

Inactive

 

 

 Quikair

2001^ - 2006

Inactive

 

 

 QuikAire Cargo

1994 - 1996

Renamed

>Skylink Express

 

 R1 Airlines

2014 - date

Active

R1 Airlines

 

 Rainy Lake Airways

1954* - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Red Lake Airways

1987^ - 2007

Inactive

 

 

 Regency Express

1994 - 2005

Renamed

>SonicBlue Airways

 

 Regent Air

**** - ****

Inactive

 

 

 Regionair

1981 - 1984

Renamed

>Inter-Canadien

 

 Regionair

1992* - 2001

Inactive

 

 

 Regional 1 Airlines

2004 - 2014

Renamed

>R1 Airlines

 

 Regional Premier

(****)

Unconfirmed

 

 

 Reindeer Air Service

1960 - 1979

Inactive

 

 

 Rigel Airways

1982^ - 1994

Inactive

 

 

 River Air

2004* - date

Active

 

 

 Rog-Air

(****)

Unconfirmed

 

 

 Roots Air

2000 - 2001

Inactive

 

 

 Ross Air Service

2001^ - 2011

Inactive

 

 

 Royal Airlines

1992 - 2001

Inactive

Royal Airlines

 

 Royal Cargo Airlines

1999* - 2001

Renamed

>Cargojet Airways

 

 Royal Express

1999* - 2000

Inactive

 

 

 RoyalAir

1969* - 1969

Renamed

>Inter-Canadien

taken over by Quebecair in 1969

 Rusty Myer's Flying Service

1956^ - date

Active

 

 

 Sabair (Sabair Charters)

1980^ - 1994

Inactive

 

 

 Sabourin Lake Airways

1968* - 1994*

Inactive

 

 

 Sabourin Lake Airways

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Saguenay Air Service

1960* - 1970

Renamed

>Air Saguenay

 

 Sakku First Aviation

2011* - date

Active

 

 

 Salt Spring Island Air

2003^ - date

Active

 

 

 Samaritan Air Service

1989^ - 1999*

Status?

 

 

 Sandy Lake Seaplanes

1995^ - 2012*

Status?

 

 

 Sankair International

(1990s)

Began?

 

 

 Sapawe Air

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Sarnia Airlines

1960* - 1960*

Status?

 

 

 Saskair

1962* - 1965

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Seaair Services (Sea Air Services)

1999* - 2001*

Status?

 

 

 Seair Seaplanes

1980^ - date

Active

>Seair Seaplanes

 

 Selkirk Air

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Service Air

1997^ - 1998*

Status?

 

 

 Serviceair

(2003)

Began?

 

 

 SGA (Saskatchewan Government Airways)

1947^ - 1962*

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Sharp Wings

1965^ - date

Active

 

 

 Shuswap Air

1980^ - date

Active

 

 

 Sifton Air Yukon

1994 - date

Active

 

 

 Silver Pine Air Services

1960^ - date

Active

 

 

 Simpson Air

1974 - date

Active

Simpson Air

 

 Sioux Air

1966^ - date

Active

 

 

 Sioux Narrows Airways

1989* - 1989*

Status?

 

 

 Skeena Air

Early 1950s

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Sky Charter Aircraft Sales

1968^ - 1969*

Renamed

>SkyCharter

 

 Sky Freighters

(****)

Unconfirmed

 

 

 Sky Regional Airlines

2011 - date

Active

 

 

 SkyCharter

1978* - date

Active

SkyCharter

 

 Skycraft Air Transport

1979^ - 1994

Inactive

 

 

 SkyFreighters

1998* - 2001*

Status?

 

 

 Skyjet Aviation

2007 - 2013

Inactive

Skyjet MG

 

 SkyLink Aviation

1992 - date

Active

 

 

 Skylink Express

1996 - date

Active

Skylink Express

 

 SkyService (SkyService Business Aviation)

1986^ - date

Active

 

 

 SkyService Airlines

1994 - 2010

Inactive

 

 

 Skyward Aviation

1986 - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 SkyXpress

2001^ - 2008

Inactive

 

 

 Slate Falls Airways

1987^ - date

Active

 

 

 Slave Air

1988* - 2006*

Renamed

>Can-West Air

 

 SonicBlue Airways

2005 - 2006

Inactive

SonicBlue Airways

 

 Sontair

1969^ - 2006*

Inactive

 

 

 Soundair

1984* - 1991*

Renamed

Soundair

 

 Soundair Express

1989* - 1990

Inactive

 

 

 South Moresby Air Charters

1987^ - 2006

Renamed

>Inland Air Charters

 

 South Nahanni Airways

1995^ - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 South West Air

1999* - 1999*

Status?

 

 

 Southern Air Transport

1939^ - 1942

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Southern Alberta Air Lines

1927* - 1931

Inactive

 

 

 Southern Alberta Airlines

1924* - 1924*

Inactive

 

 

 Southern Frontier Airlines

1978* - 1978*

Status?

 

 

 Southern Skies Aviation

2001 - 20011

Inactive

 

 

 Sovereign Airlines (Aviation)

(****)

Unconfirmed

 

 

 Sowind Air (Sowing Air)

1992 - 2001

Inactive

 

 

 Spartan Air Services

1946^ - 1972

Inactive

 

 

 Sporthawk International

1996* - 2001

Inactive

 

 

 St. Andrews Airways

1970* - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 St. Felicien Air Services (Saint Felicien Air Services)

1957* - 1979

Inactive

 

 

 Stage Air

2001* - 2001*

Status?

 

 

 Stanair

1952^ - 1969*

Inactive

 

 

 Star Airlines

2003* - 2004*

Status?

 

 

 Starlink Aviation (Aviation Starlink)

1991 - date

Active

Aviation Starlink

 

 Starratt Airways

1932^ - 1942

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Sterling Aviation Services

2005^ - date

Active

 

 

 Strait Air (2000)

2000^ - date

Active

 

 

 Sudair

1964* - 1967

Inactive

 

 

 Sudbury Aviation

1956^ - date

Active

 

 

 Summit Air (Summit Air Charters)

1988* - date

Active

Summit Air

 

 SunWest Airlines

2008* - date

Active

 

 

 Sunwest Aviation

2008 - date

Active

Sunwest Aviation

 

 Sunwest Home Aviation

1986^ - 2006

Renamed

>Sunwest Aviation

 

 Sunwest International Aviation Services

1986^ - 2001*

Status?

 

 

 Sunwing Airlines

2005 - date

Active

 

 

 Superior Airways

1940 - 1979

Inactive

 

 

 Superior Airways

2003* - date

Active

 

 

 Survair

1978* - 1978*

Inactive

 

 

 Swanberg Air

2000^ - 2011

Inactive

 

 

 Swiftair Cargo

1981^ - 1983

Inactive

 

 

 Tagish Air Services

1988^ - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 Taku Glacier Air*

1990* - 1990*

Status?

 

 

 Tal Air Charters (Talair Charters)

1994^ - 2003

Inactive

 

 

 Tamalik Air

2003* - 2004*

Status?

 

 

 Tango (Air Canada Tango)

2001 - 2003

Inactive

 

 

 TCA (Trans-Canada Airlines)

1937 - 1964

Renamed

>Air Canada

01Jan65 - TCA (Trans-Canada Airlines) is renamed Air Canada

 Tempus Air

1985^ - 1988

Inactive

 

 

 Terra Surveys

1966 - 1972*

Renamed

>Fugro Aviation Canada

 

 Terr-Air (Territorial Airways)

1973* - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Thunder Airlines

1994^ - date

Active

 

 

 Thunderbird Airlines

1965* - 1971

Renamed

>NT Air

 

 Thunderbird Aviation

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 Thunderbird Tours

1995* - 1996*

Inactive

 

 

 Timberline Air

1998* - 1998*

Status?

 

 

 Time Air

1969 - 1993

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Timmins Aviation

1960* - 1960*

Status?

 

 

 Tintina Air

2010* - date

Active

 

 

 Titan Air

(2000)

Began?

 

 

 TK Air Charters

1995^ - 2003*

Inactive

 

 

 Tofino Air Lines

1988* - date

Active

Tofino Air Lines

 

 Torontair (Toronto Airways)

1961* - 1999

Inactive

 

 

 Toronto Airways

1948* - 1948*

Status?

 

 

 TPA (Trans Provincial Airlines)

1974* - 1993

Renamed

>Harbour Air

 

 Tradewinds Aviation

1978* - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Trans Canada Couriers

1966* - 1967

Renamed

>Purolator Courier

 

 Trans Capital Air

1994* - date

Active

 

 

 Trans Fair (Transfair)

1983 - 2005

Inactive

Trans Fair

 

 Trans North Air (Trans North Turbo Air)

1967 - 1979*

Status?

Trans North Air

 

 Trans Provincial Air Carriers

1960^ - 1974*

Renamed

>Harbour Air

 

 Trans Provincial Airlines

1980* - 1980

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 Transair

1956 - 1979

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Transair

1989* - 1989*

Status?

 

 

 Trans-Gaspesian Air Lines

1952^ - 1971

Renamed

>Air Gaspe

 

 Trans-Labrador Airlines

1960* - 1962*

Status?

 

 

 Transport Aerien Sept-Iles

1972^ - 1983

Renamed

>Trans Fair

 

 Transport des Monts Aviation

1979^ - 1988

Inactive

 

 

 Trans-Provincial Airlines

1960^ - 1983

Renamed

>Harbour Air Seaplanes

 

 Transwest Air

2000 - date

Active

Transwest Air

 

 Trillium Air

1999^ - 2002

Inactive

 

 

 Trippier Air Service

1984^ - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 Triton Airlines

1993 - 1994

Inactive

 

 

 Triumph Airways

2005* - 2009*

Status?

 

 

 Tsayta Aviation

1983 - date

Active

 

 

 Tyee Airways

1961^ - 1992*

Status?

 

 

 United Air Transport

1937^ - 1939

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Vacationair (Gray Coach Airlines)

1988^ - 1990

Inactive

 

 

 Val Air

2003 - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 Vancouver Island Air

1985^ - date

Active

 

 

 Venture Air

1995^ - 2004

Renamed

>Central Flyway Air

 

 Vic Turner Ltd

1966 - 1971

Renamed

>Kenn Borek Air

 

 Viking Outpost Air

2009* - date

Active

 

 

 Villers Air Services

1977^ - date

Active

 

 

 Vistajet

1997 - 1997

Inactive

 

 

 Voyage Air

1995^ - date

Active

 

 

 Voyageur Airways

1968 - date

Active

 

 

 Waasheshkun Airways

1982 - date

Active

 

 

 Wabakimi Air

1978^ - date

Active

 

 

 Wabusk Air Service

1997^ - date

Active

 

 

 Wagair (Waglisla Airlines)

1982^ - 2001*

Inactive

 

 

 Wagner Airways

1975* - 1975

Renamed

>City Express

 

 Walsten Air Service

1986^ - date

Active

 

 

 Wardair

1952* - 1989

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Wasaya Airways

1993 - date

Active

Wasaya Airways

 

 Watson's Skyways

1986^ - date

Active

 

 

 Waweig Air

2001* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 West Caribou Air Service

2009* - date

Active

 

 

 West Coast Air

1996 - date

Active

West Coast Air

 

 West Coast Air Services

1978* - 1980

Renamed

>Air Canada Express

 

 West Wind Aviation

1983^ - date

Active

 

 

 Westair Aviation

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 WestCan International Airlines

2007 - 2010*

Inactive

 

 

 Western Canada Airways

1926* - 1928*

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Western Straits Air

1986^ - 1997

Status?

 

 

 WestEx (Western Express Airlines)

1994 - 2006

Inactive

WestEx

 

 WestJet Airlines

1996 - date

Active

 

19 Feb 1996 - first flight with a B.737-200

 WestJet Encore

2013 - date

Active

 

 

 Westpoint Airlines

2003 - 2004

Renamed

>R1 Airlines

 

 Wheeler Airlines

1921^ - 1967

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Whistler Air Services

1986^ - date

Active

 

 

 White River Air (Services)

1959* - date

Active

 

 

 Whitehorse Flying Services

Early 1950s

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Whiteshell Air Service

1968^ - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 Wild Country Airways

1996* - 2006

Inactive

 

 

 Wilderness Air

1981^ - date

Active

 

 

 Wilderness Airlines

1975^ - 1998

Inactive

 

 

 Williston Lake Air Services

1990^ - date

Active

 

 

 Windoak Air Service

1981* - 1981

Renamed

>Harbour Air Seaplanes

 

 Wings

1942* - 1942

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Wings over Kississing

2007* - date

Active

 

 

 Winnport Air Cargo (Logistics)

1998 - 2002

Renamed

>Cargojet Airways

 

 Wolverine Air

1972^ - date

Active

 

 

 World Cargo International

(1987*)

Began?

 

airline confirmed but cannot ascertain if started

 World Star Air Cargo

2005 - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 World Wide Airways

1947^ - 1966

Inactive

 

 

 Worldways

1973^ - 1991

Inactive

 

 

 XPO Airlines

(2009)

Began?

>Zoom Airlines

 

 Yellow Bird Air

1983* - 1983*

Status?

 

 

 Yukon Flying Service

1964* - 1965*

Status?

 

 

 Yukon Southern Air Transport

1939 - 1941*

Renamed

>Air Canada

 

 Zip

2002 - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 Zoom Airlines

2002 - 2008

Inactive

Zoom Airlines

 

Top of Page