CBC North - Photo By Teddy Carter

  | Bookmark and Share

Smaller planes producing bigger headaches

Several U.S. airlines are being forced to make unscheduled stops, thanks to their own cost-cutting measures and Mother Nature.

The airlines are using smaller 757 planes on transatlantic routes, but strong headwinds are forcing those planes to stop for gas, often at Canadian airports such as Gander, Newfoundland.

Karl Moore is a professor at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University.

Click on the link below to hear him speak with Dave. 

Download Flash Player to view this content.