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Chief Executive Officer and President

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A role model in the aviation industry, Merren has spent more than a decade leading successful airlines. Most recently, she was CEO of Tigerair Australia, an ultra-low-cost carrier, and is the former CEO of Virgin Australia Regional Airlines and founding CEO of Virgin Australia Cargo. Before she discovered her passion for aviation, Merren held several prominent executive roles, including Executive Partner at one of Australia’s preeminent law firms, Deputy State Solicitor of Western Australia and Chief Advisor for Rio Tinto Iron Ore.
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Chief Commercial Officer

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After launching his aviation career in Calgary, Vijay has accumulated more than 20 years of commercial experience. Most recently, he held commercial strategy and revenue management roles with Etihad Airways. He also led commercial activities as part of the launch management team for Air Canada Rouge. He has consulted on commercial turnaround projects for more than 15 airlines on five continents. Vijay is happy to return to Calgary to join the launch management team for Lynx Air.
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Chief Operations Officer and Founder

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With more than 30 years of experience in the aviation industry as a leader and entrepreneur, Tim is best known as the founder of Enerjet, WestJet and Morgan Air LLP/Air Partners/Aircraft Works. At Lynx Air, he is responsible for strategic planning, operational procedures and regulatory compliance. He brings extensive expertise in aviation and business, and leads the organization with passion and conviction.
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Chief Financial Officer

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Michael joined the aviation industry in 2015 after more than 20 years in managerial roles in the sports and entertainment industry. He brings extensive operational and financial experience to Lynx Air as a former Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Michael has also held advisory and governance positions with the American Hockey League, the Western Hockey League and multiple not-for-profit organizations, including the Flames Foundation for Life. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant.



Lynx Air Launches Countdown to Ticket Sales with “Free Flights for a Year” Contest

To celebrate the upcoming launch of Lynx’s booking website, Canadians will have a chance to win free flights for a year with Canada’s new ultra-affordable airline

CALGARY, ALTA, January 14, 2022 – Canada’s new ultra-affordable airline, Lynx Air (Lynx), has announced that tickets for its flights will go on sale on Wednesday, January 19, 2022. Lynx’s countdown to ticket sales is kicking off today with a contest offering Canadians a chance to win free flights for a year, flying on Lynx’s fleet of brand-new Boeing 737 aircraft. Two lucky grand prize winners will win one round-trip flight per month to any Lynx destination for 12 months and five additional winners will each receive one round-trip flight anywhere on Lynx’s network.

"We are excited to be giving away free flights for a year to two lucky Canadians in keeping with Lynx’s mission to make air travel more accessible to all,” said Merren McArthur, CEO, Lynx. “The contest itself will be a bit of fun with some trivia questions to answer as we count down to the first day of ticket sales on Wednesday, January 19."

The contest is open to all residents of Canada who have reached the age of maturity in their province/territory of residence at the time of submission. Canadians can begin to enter the contest at 9 a.m. MT on Friday, January 14, 2022, by following these steps:

  1. Sign up for Lynx’s newsletter at
  2. Follow Lynx on either Facebook or Instagram.
  3. Visit the Free Flights for a Year contest page at to complete and submit the entry form.

Single round-trip winners will be drawn every day at 9 a.m. MT for the duration of the contest. The contest closes at 8 p.m. MT on Tuesday, January 18, 2022, and the Grand Prize Winners will be drawn on Friday, January 21, 2022. Winners will be contacted via email.

For more information on the Free Flights For a Year contest, including contest rules and conditions, please visit:

About Lynx Air

Lynx Air (Lynx) is Canada’s new ultra-affordable airline, on a mission to make air travel accessible to all, with low fares, a fleet of brand-new Boeing 737 aircraft and great customer service. Lynx is a privately owned Canadian airline with the financial backing and industry expertise required to transform the Canadian aviation landscape.

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Brookline Public Relations, Inc.

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