There have been 136 overruns since the infamous Air France Flight 358 at Toronto's Pearson International Airport in August 2005.
In November, Sky Lease Cargo Boeing 747-400 overran a runway at the Halifax Stanfield International Airport, stopping metres short of a public road. Photograph courtesy of Transportation Safety Board/Flickr
Transportation Canada says regulations for runway-end safety areas (RESA) are coming this year, as a pilot association calls on Canadian airports to meet international standards.
People. Policy. Politics. This is an exclusive subscriber-only story.
Though divisive politics has become a regular feature of political culture in Canada, thanks in part to the rhetoric from the country's southern neighbours, some MPs say there's been pushback to that kind of messaging.
A former CSIS analyst says the RCMP had a ‘strong case’ against journalist Ben Makuch, but the vice-president of the Canadian Journalists for Free Expression says the ruling will ‘hurt the institution of journalism.'
Independent Senator Kim Pate, who will be among those in attendance at Nicholas Kasirer's hearing next week, is interested in hearing about his views about how systemic inequality can affect access to justice.