Air traffic controllers in Vancouver, Edmonton, Toronto, and Moncton along with many other Canadian cities, purchased pizza for their American counterparts in places like Seattle, Anchorage, Alaska, Utah, New York, and Minneapolis.
He said that as of Sunday afternoon, Nav Canada employees from all of Canada's seven control centres and many of its towers have bought lunch for their USA counterparts.
He added: 'Air traffic control is a very stressful job.
Air traffic controllers in Norfolk say they just recently received a pay stub of zero dollars and although employees say right now they're being hit pretty hard in their pockets, eventually they might not be the only ones affected.
At present, there are an estimated 14,000 air traffic controllers now keeping USA skies as accident-free as humanly possible while receiving no pay.
He posted on Reddit an image of a sign that had been hung at the New York Air Traffic Control Center in Ronkonkoma, N.Y., that said 32 pizzas had been ordered by Canadians. "They are in the middle of the government shutdown and as of yesterday did not receive their pay cheques".
Courtesy of the Canadian Air Traffic Control Association
So, employees of the Canadian Air Traffic Control Association wanted to do something to cheer up their US eqivalents.
A collection started by employees had blossomed into an industry-wide show of solidarity, the Canadian Air Traffic Control Association told the BBC.
The National Air Traffic Controllers Association, which represents America's 22,790 air-traffic controllers, is suing the federal government.
Around a quarter of the federal government is out of operation due to the shutdown.
The effort comes as the government shutdown enters history-making territory as the longest shutdown in USA history, with tens of thousands of airport security screeners among those forced to work without pay, prompting some to call in sick and contributing to longer lines at some airports.
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Saudi oil output, export cuts sink deeper than promised The action we've taken quickly in December and implementation of production cuts is a lifeline to U.S. shale oil producers. Opec is cutting production by 800,000 barrels per day and non-Opec members by 400,000 barrels per day.
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Who knows if that's true, but there's no doubt Hurts became the No. 1 quarterback transfer as soon as his name was in the portal. Hurts was relieved at halftime of the national championship game by freshman Tua Tagovailoa , and Bama came back and won.
The man insisted he had been injecting his own semen for the last 18 months himself after buying a hypodermic needle online. It was then the man disclosed that he had intravenously injected his own semen in an attempt to treat his back pain .
Border Force Victoria commander Craig Palmer said on Wednesday that airline staff were not above the law, the DPA reported. The Australian Border Force have crippled a drug syndicate that smuggled in 20 million worth of drugs into the country.
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Chinese executives should take precautions when travelling, such as only using company-issued secure laptops, the advice said. Trump is reportedly considering an executive order that would bar USA companies from using equipment made by Huawei and ZTE.
When his father visited, Patterson told investigators, he turned up the radio in the bedroom to cover any noise she might make. Public defender Charlie Glynn tells The Associated Press it appears Patterson is starting the case "behind the eight-ball".
Washington chipped away, helped by Bradley Beal's second triple-double of the season with 43 points, 10 assists and 15 rebounds. It's also technically a home game and the Wizards have been much better in those (13-8) than they have in road games.
But it was nearly a premature celebration, as Boston charged all the way back to get within seven in the final minute. Brad Stevens went with a lineup of Jaylen Brown , Jayson Tatum , Brad Wanamaker, Daniel Theis and Guerschon Yabusele.
Scarlet was born 3 months early and suffered a serious infection early on, her mother, Carol Dianne Benjamin, wrote on Facebook. Scarlet Benjamin, 11 months, had a hearing aid fitting at Atlanta Hearing Associates in Milledgeville, Georgia, on January 10.
Detroit has talked to Mavs about Dennis Smith Jr
Smith Jr. has missed three straight games through Monday with what the team has called a sore back. Smith and Jackson have similar games, and it would be odd to see them start games together.
Security staff to go on strike at 8 German airports
Major hubs Frankfurt and Munich are among those where unions have called for security staff to down tools for the day. "These so-called warning Strikes to underline Once again that we need a legal framework for the workers' struggle".
Lowry ties course record in Abu Dhabi
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Child in auto seat falls out of vehicle in Mankato
The vehicle continues off down the street as Mr Mock comes to the child's aid and attempts to wave down the auto . When the door of the vehicle was shut, the auto drove off and left the little girl in the middle of the road.
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Kauffman argued that the fake is "anything but far-fetched" and " offers a blueprint to help us reclaim our democracy ". One article in the fake newspaper has the headline: "Major news outlets on Trump's rise to power: 'Our bad'".