The Air Canada Pilots Association represents the largest single group of professional airline pilots in Canada.

With about 3,600 members who fly passengers and cargo around the world on Air Canada and Air Canada rouge, ACPA serves a diverse and engaged membership via its headquarters near Toronto Pearson International Airport, and through regional representatives across pilot bases in Montreal, Toronto, Winnipeg and Vancouver.

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Press Release: Council of Unions come to an Agreement Supported by Air Canada which Strengthens Retirement Income for Workers for the Long Term

November 12, 202112 November 2021
The unions representing AC employees issue a joint release to applaud last week's announcement of an agreement which will strengthen retirement incomes for current and future retired employees who are part of the DB pension plans…

Media Statement: Vaccination Policy for Air Canada Employees

August 25, 202125 August 2021
Statement from Captain Michael McKay, Chairman of the Air Canada Pilots Association on the issuance of a COVID-19 vaccination policy, by Air Canada, affecting all ACPA members...

Media Statement: Nova Scotia Court of Appeal Upholds Decision to Release AC624 CVR

June 28, 202128 June 2021
In response to the recent decision by the Nova Scotia Court of Appeals to uphold the release the AC624 cockpit voice recorder, ACPA, along with the TSB, are seeking leave to appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada...

In FocusDans l’actualité

Air Canada Pilots Association supports independent Canadian safety review of B-737 Max

June 16, 202016 June 2020
The Air Canada Pilots Association (ACPA) supports Transport Minister Marc Garneau’s commitment that Canada will conduct an independent validation of the Boeing 737 Max aircraft. This commitment affirms ACPA’s position that Canadian regulatory authorities must take proactive actions to ensure the safety of the Canadian traveling public.

CEO: A Day of Remembrance

November 8, 20198 November 2019
This Monday, November 11th, we remember the sacrifice of those who fought then as well as those who continue to place their lives on the line to protect our rights and freedom. We wear a poppy to reflect, to show our gratitude and to remember...

National Day of Mourning/Jour de deuil national

April 24, 201924 April 2019
On April 28th, unions across the country mark Canada’s National Day of Mourning. To give this Day of Mourning more meaning, please take a few moments out of your day to remember those we have lost...

Message from the CEO: Labour Day

September 1, 20171 September 2017
Since its official inception in 1894, Labour Day has been more than a time to celebrate the end of summer; it is an opportunity to reflect on our nation’s labour pioneers who laid the foundation for future movements and helped secure universal rights and benefits.

ACPA flies over Vimy

April 5, 20175 April 2017
ACPA is proud to support the Vimy Flight flypast in honour of the 100th anniversary of the First World War and the Battle of Vimy Ridge.