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Air Canada Launches Five New Domestic Routes from Montreal and Edmonton

Air Canada Launches Five New Domestic Routes from Montreal and Edmonton

Air Canada announced the start of five new regional routes on Monday.
The new non-stop flights include Montreal to Windsor; Montreal to London, Ontario; and Edmonton to Victoria, Calgary, and Comox.
The airline said it had inaugurated 25 new routes in the period from May 1 through July 2 including several new international ones out of Toronto to destinations including Bucharest, Buenos Aires, Shannon, and Zagreb and from Montreal to Dublin, and …

Air Canada Launches New Services for Families Flying Together

Air Canada Launches New Services for Families Flying Together

Air Canada said it is adding a variety of new services for families traveling together.
The new offerings include dedicated check-in counters at major hubs, complimentary family seating, gifts for travelers under 11, and early boarding. The airline will also offer priority booking in the event of schedule changes.
“Parents will be able to enjoy peace of mind so they can share in their children’s delight in the magic of flying,” said …

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 revoking 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 at Vancouver International Airport on January 10, 2016 …

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 …