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Another big blow for Eastern Canada's airline travel
Westjet is indefinitely shutting down most of its operations in Atlantic Canada and pulling out from Quebec City. Breakaway host Peter Tardif speaks with Isabelle Dostaler, Memorial University researcher, who says this is a big hit for regional air travel in Eastern Canada and puts the viability of the current business model in serious question.