Gas Prices Cause Airline to Remove Life Vests

TORONTO (AP) -- An official with Air Canada's regional carrier Jazz says the airline is removing life vests from all its planes to save weight and fuel. Jazz spokeswoman Manon Stuart said Thursday Transport Canada regulations allow airlines to use floatation devices instead of life vests provided the planes remain within 50 miles (80 kilometers) of shore. Sign Up for Our RSS Feed and Get the Latest Business Headlines From ABC News Safety cards in the seat pockets of Jazz aircraft now direct...Full Story
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