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Air Canada ‘Super Elite’ Sues Airline After Status is Revoked for Using Airport Lounges Without Flying

Air Canada ‘Super Elite’ Sues Airline After Status is Revoked for Using Airport Lounges Without Flying

A Vancouver businessman is suing Air Canada for having revoked his elite status and allegedly writing negative comments about him in his profile with the airline.
The case was filed in the Supreme Court of British Columbia on June 19, 2018.
Eric Wong’s status in the Altitude frequent flyer program was taken away after his plans changed after having visited the airline’s Maple Leaf Lounge on January 10, 2016 at Vancouver International …

Air Canada Links Toronto with Kamloops and Nanaimo, Montreal with Victoria

Air Canada Links Toronto with Kamloops and Nanaimo, Montreal with Victoria

Air Canada launched three new routes linking British Columbia with other Canadian destinations this week.
The Montreal-based carrier added on Thursday non-stop service from Kamloops to Toronto and is inaugurating non-stop seasonal service from Victoria to Montreal and from Nanaimo to Toronto.
Toronto-Kamloops will operate thrice weekly, on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, while Toronto-Nanaimo will operate four times a week on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.
The new routes “will open up more …

Air Canada Begins Montreal-Lisbon Route

Air Canada Begins Montreal-Lisbon Route

Air Canada announced the launch of new seasonal non-stop flights between Montreal and Lisbon. The service will be operated three times a week by Air Canada Rouge.
Flights are scheduled to depart Montreal at 8:46 p.m. on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, and arrive in Lisbon at 8:10 a.m. the following morning. From Lisbon, flights will depart at 9:45 a.m. on Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, arriving back in Montreal at 12:10 p.m. …

Air Canada Begins Montreal-Bucharest Route

Air Canada Begins Montreal-Bucharest Route

Air Canada announced the launch of new seasonal service between Montreal and Bucharest, Romania. The carrier will operate two flights a week, using Boeing 767-300ER aircraft.
Flights are scheduled to depart Montreal at 6 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays and arrive in Bucharest at 9:55 a.m. the following morning. From Bucharest, flights will depart at 1:45 p.m. on Tuesdays and Fridays, and arrive in Montreal at 4:20 p.m.
Air Canada Rouge will …

Air Canada Launches Service Linking Vancouver with Paris and Zürich

Air Canada Launches Service Linking Vancouver with Paris and Zürich

Air Canada announced its inaugural flight from Vancouver to Zürich Thursday, to be followed by its inaugural flight from Vancouver to Paris Friday.
Both flights will be operated using Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft.
The thrice-weekly service to Zürich will operate on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, while the return flights will operate on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays. Service to Paris will operate on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, while return service will operate …

Air Canada Introduces High-Speed Satellite Wi-Fi on Flights

Air Canada Introduces High-Speed Satellite Wi-Fi on Flights

Air Canada announced the debut of in-flight satellite Wi-Fi on its wide-body international fleet.
The carrier now offers its Air Canada Satellite Wi-Fi, provided by in-flight Wi-Fi supplier Gogo, on its Boeing 777-300ER aircraft. Passengers can use the high-speed service to stream TV and movies during their flight.
The service is also currently available on Air Canada Rouge’s narrow-body fleet.
Air Canada said that it plans to install the satellite Wi-Fi on its …

Air Canada Begins Edmonton-San Francisco Flights

Air Canada Begins Edmonton-San Francisco Flights

Air Canada announced the launch of new daily service between Edmonton and San Francisco.
Flights are scheduled to depart Edmonton at 4:20 p.m. and arrive in San Francisco at 6:20 p.m. From San Francisco, flights will depart at 12 noon and arrive back in Edmonton at 3:45 p.m.
The carrier will operate the new service using Bombardier CRJ-900 aircraft, which are equipped with 12 seats in business class and 64 seats in …