Porter Airlines has signed a conditional purchase agreement for 12 Bombardier CS100 airliners, with options for an additional 18 CS100s. The agreement also includes purchase rights on six Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft. The CS100s would be Porter’s first jet aircraft.

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Porter Airlines and South African Airways have launched a new interline agreement for passengers traveling between Canada and West and Southern Africa through Porter Airlines’ Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport hub and SAA’s Johannesburg hub, via Washington Dulles.

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The lounge is beside Porter Airlines’ primary gate in the airport’s Terminal B (which only handles international flights), providing easy access to the carrier’s departing flights.

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Porter Airlines is adding two more daily flights to its Toronto-Newark schedule this spring, increasing the number of daily round-trips it operates between Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport to 13 on weekdays.

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From April 16, Porter Airlines will operate three round-trip flights a day between Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport and Washington Dulles on weekdays and a lesser schedule on weekends.

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The airline will operate twice-weekly round-trip flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Burlington International Airport, beginning on December 15 and continuing until April 8.

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From December 22 to April 12, Porter Airlines will operate weekly round-trip flights from Newark Liberty International Airport to La Macaza – Mont-Tremblant International Airport near the base of Mont Tremblant, one of eastern North America’s premier ski destinations.

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Porter Airlines notes the addition of the sixth flight from October 12 doubles Porter’s Toronto-Boston service from its original 2009 schedule, allowing greater same-day business travel flexibility and offering leisure travelers a wider range of departure options.

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Fast-growing Canadian carrier Porter Airlines is keen to add routes to Philadelphia and the Baltimore-Washington D.C. metropolitan area from its downtown-Toronto hub by 2012 – and possibly much sooner.

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The new lounge space accommodates passengers flying within Canada, while the pre-existing lounge is now exclusive to those traveling to the U.S. The modern lounges are free of charge, and open to all departing passengers with a valid boarding pass.

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After finalizing approval for four additional slots at Newark Liberty International Airport, Canada’s Porter Airlines is to offer 11 daily round-trip flights between Newark and Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport from September 20.

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Based on the list price for the Q400 NextGen aircraft, Bombardier values Porter Airlines’ firm order at approximately US$120 million, which could increase to US$308 million should the airline convert all six options to firm orders.

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Canada’s Porter Airlines has expended the selection of prepaid multi-flight options available under its Porter Pass program. Passes now cover every Porter route or region, offering greater flexibility and price-predictability for frequent travel.

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Porter Airlines is adding more flights linking New York and Boston with the Canadian regional airline’s hub at Toronto City Centre Airport (YTZ) from November 15.

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Canadian regional airline Porter Airlines has begun serving its third U.S. destination, offering three daily round-trip flights between Boston Logan International Airport and Toronto City Centre Airport.

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