WestJet’s acquisition of Sunwing Airlines cleared for takeoff by Ottawa | Globalnews.ca

WestJet Group’s takeover of vacation-focused rival Sunwing Airlines has been approved by Canada’s transportation minister, clearing the runway for a major shakeup in the airline industry. Omar Alghabra gave the Liberal government’s official sign-off on the deal in a press release on Friday afternoon, noting the decision “was not taken lightly.” First announced in March […]