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  • Air Canada celebrates Aeroplan’s 35th anniversary with 35-million-mile contest

    Press Release Air Canada is proud to celebrate the 35th anniversary of Aeroplan, Canada’s premier travel loyalty program. To mark 35 years of loyalty, Aeroplan is launching its biggest contest yet, with the opportunity for 45 lucky members to win a total of 38.5 million miles. From August 22 to September 25, Aeroplan is offering members two ways to win. Ten lucky members will have the chance to win 3.5 million Aeroplan Miles and make their dream bucket list trip…

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  • Air Canada to resume full India schedule

    Air Canada announced it will resume its daily, non-stop Toronto-Delhi flights on Oct. 1, 2019 (eastbound) and Oct. 3, 2019 (westbound). All flights are available for purchase now at aircanada.com or through Travel Agents. “We are very pleased to resume our daily, non-stop Toronto-Delhi flights in time for Diwali celebrations, and with additional capacity going forward to meet expected demand. With our Delhi flights returning to normal together with our seasonal return to Mumbai for fall firmly demonstrating our long…

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  • Air Canada relaunches enRoute magazine

    Press Release Air Canada has unveiled the redesign of its award-winning enRoute in-flight magazine. Beginning with the July edition, now available onboard our aircraft, in our Maple Leaf Lounges and online, the magazine’s refreshed format invites readers and travellers to explore new ideas on travel through enriched content that complements Air Canada’s premium brand. “Over its 60-year history, enRoute, has continuously evolved to remain a leader in travel and lifestyle content in Canada for its readers,” said Andrew Shibata, Managing…

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  • Air Canada launches pop-up YYCaesar bar in Calgary

    Press Release Air Canada announced its YYCaesar Bar will pop-up in Calgary during Stampede week, offering Calgarians and visitors alike the opportunity to sample several varieties of Canada’s national cocktail, take-off on an Air Canada flight through a virtual reality experience, and help support the important work of the Calgary Firefighters Charitable Foundation. People will also have the chance to win two tickets daily to any Air Canada destination. YYCaesar Bar by Air Canada pops up from Saturday, July 6…

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  • Air Canada introduces Maple Leaf Lounge Express

    Press Release Air Canada unveiled another convenient way for premium customers to work or relax prior to their flight with the Maple Leaf Lounge Express, located in the Toronto Pearson International Airport Terminal 1-transborder departure area. The lounge joins the existing Maple Leaf Lounge as the second premium lounge product available to customers departing to the US from Toronto-Pearson. Business Class customers or those with select Altitude Status, as well as Star Alliance Gold members departing on an Air Canada,…

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  • Line blurring between low-cost and traditional carriers, J.D. Power finds

    Press Release Is this the golden age of air travel? According to the J.D. Power 2019 North America Airline Satisfaction Study, SM released today, a combination of newer planes, better ticket value and improved customer touchpoints have driven overall satisfaction with airlines to its highest point in history, up 11 points (on a 1,000-point scale) from last year’s record-setting performance. The surge is driven by significant improvements among traditional carriers, while satisfaction slowed with low-cost carriers. “Airlines continue to deliver on the…

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  • The Air Canada Foundation makes every bit count for thousands of Canadian children

    Press Release The Air Canada Foundation is pleased to announce that, to further strengthen its partnership with Children’s Miracle Network (CMN), all funds raised in 2019 on board Air Canada and Air Canada Rouge flights through the “Every Bit Counts” program will be remitted to the 14 CMN paediatric member hospitals in Canada. “Over the years, Air Canada and the Air Canada Foundation have made a direct impact in local communities across Canada through a unique combination of grants to children’s hospitals, airline tickets and Aeroplan Miles donations. We are proud…

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  • Air Canada wins best foodservice and business class amenities in North America at PAX awards

    Press Release Air Canada’s industry-leading position among North American carriers has been reaffirmed at the PAX International Readership Awards, where the airline won for outstanding foodservice by a carrier in North America and best business class amenity kit in the Americas. “We are honoured to have been awarded both the outstanding foodservice in North America and best business class amenity kit in the Americas awards at the PAX International Readership Awards. On behalf of Air Canada, I would like to thank PAX International as well…

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  • TripAdvisor names Air Canada’s business class top in North America at Travellers’ Choice Awards

    Press Release Air Canada’s today was named the North American airline with the best Business Class by TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Airlines awards for 2019. “We are very pleased that TripAdvisor’s readers recognized Air Canada in its Travellers’ Choice Airlines awards for Best Business Class in North America. We know our premium customers place a high value on convenience and comfort when in airports or onboard, and this award shows that our customers, whom we thank for their continued loyalty, appreciate the investments…

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  • Air Canada updates schedule following the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX

    Press Release Air Canada said today that it has adjusted its schedule through to April 30 to cover 98 per cent of its planned flying following Transport Canada’s closure of Canadian airspace to Boeing 737 MAX aircraft operations. In compliance with the safety notice, Air Canada has grounded its 24 737 MAX aircraft and Boeing has advised that deliveries of its 737 MAX are currently suspended. Air Canada was expecting six new aircraft in March and April. Air Canada is now updating its May schedule to…

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