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Founded in 1998, the Travel Health Insurance Association (THIA) is the national organization representing travel insurers, brokers, underwriters, re-insurers, emergency assistance companies, air ambulance companies and allied services in the travel insurance field. Read more...

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Lauren Dulin Named Air Ambulance Worldwide CEO
by Air Ambulance Worldwide
posted on 10:38 AM, July 19, 2022
Dulin will take over as CEO from Travis Roderick, who is stepping down after three years in the role.
Changes to COVID Travel Requirements
by Jo-Anne Liburd
posted on 7:53 AM, June 11, 2022
The US and Canadian federal governments have each made announcements about changes to their COVID travel requirements. Starting Sunday, June 12, the US CDC is dropping its requirement that travellers...
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Feds Lift Border Vaccine Requirements, Mandatory Masks On Planes And Trains
by Laura Osman, The Canadian Press
posted on 5:39 AM, September 27, 2022
The last of the COVID-19 restrictions at Canada’s borders will be lifted on Saturday, October 1, 2022, meaning the end of mandatory vaccination, random tests, quarantine, use of the ArriveCan app, and masks on planes and trains.
Montreal Airport Fears WestJet Takeover Of Sunwing Airlines Will See Flights Shift To Toronto
by Eric Atkins, The Globe and Mail
posted on 8:28 AM, August 31, 2022
Aéroports de Montréal (ADM) raised its worries in a letter to Transport Canada, which is conducting a review of Calgary-based WestJet’s proposal to buy the Toronto-based leisure airline and Sunwing Vacations, that the acquisition will undercut a years-long effort by the airport to increase the number of direct flights.
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