Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Calgary Charter Airline Offers to Help Bring Syrian Refugees to Canada

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Calgary Charter Airline Offers to Help Bring Syrian Refugees to Canada

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Charter airline offers help with Syrian refugees

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CALGARY - A Calgary-based charter airline is offering to help the federal government bring Syrian refugees to Canada.

Darcy Morgan with Enerjet says the airline could use its Boeing 737s to transport at least some of the 25,000 refugees the government has committed to bring in by the end of the year.

But he adds that Enerjet is waiting along with everyone else for the Liberals to explain how they plan to accomplish that.

Morgan says Enerjet has no intention of getting involved in a political debate and isn't out to make a profit.

It simply believes helping refugees is a reasonable thing for Canada to do.

Immigration Minister John McCallum has said every option is on the table, including planes and ships for transport, along with housing refugees on military bases until they can be properly settled. …

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