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Hope everyone is having a good Monday. Recently, Air Canada introduced a bidding process which allows passengers to bid for an upgrade seat. I came across this hilarious sketch on Air Canada upgrade bidding and couldn’t NOT share it – the ending had me laugh out loud!
I am a big fan of ‘This Hour has 22 Minutes’, a Canadian show that sheds lights on current events with a satirical twist. Without further adieu, here’s the video;
Not surprisingly, Air Canada (
a Canadian Crown Corporation completely privatized since 1989) and its operations are often at the core of Canadian satire shows.
Here’s another gem from the same show – their take on Air Canada and Westjet’s “price collusion on baggage fees” 😉
I hope you enjoyed the videos as much as I did, happy Monday – Cheers!
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Air Canada hasn’t been a Crown Corporation since 1988…….
You are right, I stand corrected. In my mind I always think of them as a govt. entity for all the tax payers money (bail outs) that has gone in to ensure their control on the market.
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