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

With over 3,750 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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In the News: Union leaders call on the government for urgent financial support for the aviation sector

October 1, 20201 October 2020
Today, Canadian union leaders representing more than 310,000 Canadian workers are calling on the Trudeau government to take urgent, concrete steps to prevent permanent, long-lasting damage to the aviation sector by providing direct support...

Press Release: Canada’s Unions deliver clear priorities for federal airline relief package

March 28, 202028 March 2020
Canada’s airline unions met with the Minister of Finance and Minister of Transportation to share the concerns of aviation industry workers and to provide solutions to ensure the sector’s viability. Chief among their priorities is to ensure that any federal financial aid package responds to the needs of workers still on the job as well as the thousands of airline employees recently laid off...

Media statement: March 24, 2020

March 24, 202024 March 2020
Captain Michael McKay, Chair of the Master Elected Council of the Air Canada Pilots Association (ACPA), provides a statement regarding the agreement reached with the Company in response to operational changes due to COVID-19...

Media statement: Evolving developments regarding Coronavirus/COVID-19

March 20, 202020 March 2020
Captain Michael McKay, Chair of the Master Elected Council of the Air Canada Pilots Association (ACPA), provides a statement regarding the evolving Coronavirus/COVID-19 situation and its impact on members...

Media statement: Evolving Coronavirus/COVID-19 situation

March 16, 202016 March 2020
Captain Andre Soucy, Acting Chair of the Master Elected Council of the Air Canada Pilots Association (ACPA), provides a statement regarding the evolving Coronavirus/COVID-19 situation...

In FocusDans l’actualité

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.

Flying Too Close to the Edge

May 5, 20165 May 2016
Canadian Flight and Duty Times – The Urgent Need for Change (Summary)