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The CARP Poll: Pension Reform and Driving Report

March 22, 2013

KEY FINDINGS - PENSIONS March 22, 2013: Members agree that that CARP’s Universal Pension Plan, or its companion ...

Former Air Canada pilot Larry Crowley had to retire last Oct. 31, at the end of the month in which he turned 60.

Air Canada pilots can continue flying past age 60 under new rules

January 25, 2013

For nearly 34 years, Larry Crowley travelled the world as an Air Canada pilot. But under the union contract and ...


Mandatory Retirement – not dead yet: One Step Forward, Two Steps Backward

December 20, 2012

On December 15, 2012, the federal government’s repeal of the mandatory retirement exemption in the Canadian Human ...

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Mandatory Retirement Issue Goes to Supreme Court

October 4, 2012

The two Air Canada pilots whose Charter challenge helped to spur on the elimination of mandatory employment for all ...

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Air Canada pilots suffer setback in mandatory retirement case

August 2, 2012

A recent decision by the Federal Court of Appeal upholding mandatory retirement for Air Canada pilots “walks us back ...

Tribunal ruling leaves Air Canada pilots’ retirement battle up in the air

September 8, 2011

Originally published in The Globe and Mail on August 10th, 2011. To go to the Globe and Mail website please click ...

Canadian Human Rights Tribunal releases flawed decision on mandatory retirement

August 10, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 10, 2011 CARP: Flawed Tribunal decision on pilots reinstatement case another reason for ...

Canadian Human Rights Tribunal Decision – Mandatory Retirement for Pilots Upheld

August 10, 2011

The Canadian Human Rights Tribunal has "concluded that the Respondents can rely on s.15(1)(c) of the CHRA so that the ...

Sixty? Time to come down to earth

March 22, 2011

Originally published in the Toronto Star on March 11th, 2011. To go to the Toronto Star website please click here ...

Vindicated Air Canada Pilots throw Their Support Behind Bill C-481

February 11, 2011

CARP has yet to appear before the Parliamentary Committee to support Bill C-481 but two very special witnesses have ...