IF YOU'RE GOING TO TAKE ON AN industry leader, you had better have deep financial pockets and a defendable niche. Toronto-based Porter Airlines appears to have both and the result is that the regional startup has managed to stay aloft for the past two years despite operating out of Air Canada's primary hub city. But Porter isn't flying out of Toronto Pearson International, where it would be just a tiny fish in a big pond filled with hungry predators like AC and its regional affiliate AC ...

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