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If you have a trip coming up or you're thinking of catching a flight out of one of Canada's airports, there are certain things you should keep in mind before heading out.

Airports across the country are currently experiencing major delays amid an extremely busy travel season, with many passengers reporting long wait times, missing luggage and last-minute flight cancellations.

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Air Canada is contacting passengers to let them know that many of its flights will be cancelled or cut this summer due to what it calls "unprecedented and unforeseen strains on all aspects of the global aviation system."

In a statement released Wednesday, the airline's president and CEO Michael Rousseau apologized for recent flight disruptions, cancellations and "customer service shortfalls on our part."

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The federal government has announced that progress is being made to reduce wait times for people travelling through Canadian airports, but admits that there is room for improvement.

Transport Minister Omar Alghabra will be meeting this week with the CEOs of Canada's six largest airports, airlines and various government agencies "to ensure ongoing collaboration," according to a statement issued by Transport Canada on Monday, June 20.

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The federal government has laid out its plan to make travelling through Canadian airports easier, following weeks of backlogs, lengthy lines and delays all over the country.

Last month, Transport Minister Omar Alghabra blamed the chaotic scenes at Canada's airports on a "significant surge in demand" for travel post-pandemic.

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Travellers are facing major delays at Canadian airports all over the country, with passengers being urged to arrive "well in advance" of their flights both within Canada and internationally.

On Monday, May 2, the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority issued a statement acknowledging the recent increase in wait times at several major airports, including Toronto Pearson and Vancouver International.

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