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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. …

Vancouver Airport Breaks Ground on 20-Year Expansion Project

Vancouver Airport Breaks Ground on 20-Year Expansion Project

Vancouver International Airport held a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday to commemorate the start of an ambitious 5.6-billion Canadian dollars ($4.3 billion) 20-year expansion plan.
Vancouver Airport Authority said it will spend 1.7 billion Canadian dollars in the next three years alone on the project.
The airport plans to “enhance the passenger experience at YVR and build a world-class sustainable hub airport,” it said in a statement.
Plans include the addition of new wings to …

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 …

Hyatt to Open 12 New Hotels in Canada

Hyatt to Open 12 New Hotels in Canada

Hyatt announced that it plans to open nine Hyatt Place and three Hyatt House hotels in Canada over the next two years bringing the number of Hyatt-branded properties in the country from nine to 21.
This year, the hotelier will open the 127-guestroom Hyatt Place Calgary Airport and the 126-room Hyatt Place Mississauga Centre.
The hotelier will open four Hyatt Place hotels next year, namely the Hyatt Place Brampton, the Hyatt Place …

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 …

Air Canada to Link Montreal with Windsor and London, Ontario

Air Canada to Link Montreal with Windsor and London, Ontario

Air Canada announced that it will launch new daily service to Windsor and London, Ontario, from Montreal on July 2. Both routes will be operated by Air Canada Express Jazz.
Flights from Montreal to Windsor are scheduled to depart at 8:50 a.m. and arrive at 10:39 a.m. Return flights will depart Windsor at 11:10 a.m. and arrive in Montreal at 12:55 p.m.
Flights to London will depart Montreal at 1:50 p.m. and …

WestJet Links Mexico City with Calgary and Vancouver

WestJet Links Mexico City with Calgary and Vancouver

WestJet announced the launch of new service to Mexico City from both Calgary, Alberta, and Vancouver, British Columbia. The carrier will operate four flights from Calgary a week initially, while it will offer three weekly flights from Vancouver.
Flights are scheduled to depart Calgary International Airport at 11:18 a.m. and arrive at Mexico City International Airport at 4:20 p.m. Return flights will depart at 4 p.m. and arrive at 9:35 p.m.
Vancouver-Mexico …