Buffalo airport courts Toronto travelers

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  1. ACMM
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    Taxes at Pearson airport are a key item here I think!

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    By: Vanessa Lu Business reporter, Published on Tue Oct 21 2014

    With millions of Canadians already flocking to U.S. airports in search of cheaper flights, the Buffalo airport is launching a marketing campaign to woo even more passengers.

    While Canadian airports and airlines have complained about the millions in lost revenues when travellers head south of the border to catch flights, the Americans see it differently.

    “It’s not a negative thing. We have been serving the Canadian market since forever,” said Pascal Cohen, senior marketing manager for the Buffalo Niagara International Airport, who was in Toronto on Tuesday to make his pitch to reporters.

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    Or subsidies from the other pespective.
     
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    A cat being courted by a buffalo? Does size matter?

    More seriously, a website has been reported for this initiative. Something like ucanfly.com, but that's not exactly right.
     
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    :D Not worried about large animals ;)

    I think you are referring to canflyus.com

    PS: Nice to see you @MSPeconomist - trust you are well?
     
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    Go Buffalo!!
     
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    The airport or the Bills? :D
     
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    All things Buffalo!! .. Probably more the team than the airport though.
     
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    ... how about the wings? ;)
     
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    He might be Saber-rattling. :rolleyes:
     
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