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08:00 ET Air Canada Announces New Service from Nashville to Montreal Next Summer

MONTREAL, Dec. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today announced a new seasonal summer route between Nashville and Montreal, the only non-stop...


08:00 ET Air Canada Announces New Service from Boston to Calgary Next Summer

MONTREAL, Dec. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today announced a new summer route between Boston and Calgary, the only non-stop connection between ...


Oct 23, 2019, 16:37 ET Air Canada Announces Ratification of New 10-Year Collective Agreement by US Employees

MONTREAL, Oct. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today announced it had been advised by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT), the union...


Jun 18, 2019, 10:43 ET Air Canada Named Best Airline in North America for Third Straight Year at 2019 Skytrax World Airline Awards

Airline also wins for World's Best Business Class Lounge Dining Employees recognized as Best Airline Staff in Canada Eighth time in 10 years Air...


Apr 02, 2019, 10:38 ET Air Canada's Business Class named top in North America by TripAdvisor's Travellers' Choice Awards

MONTREAL, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today was named the North American airline with the best Business Class by TripAdvisor's...


Dec 17, 2018, 09:00 ET Air Canada is Overwhelmingly Preferred by Business Travellers

Ipsos Reid annual survey finds Air Canada's lead widening over other Canadian carriers Business Traveler USA names Air Canada "Best North American...


Dec 04, 2018, 08:00 ET Air Canada's Latest Maple Leaf Lounge Opens in New York-LaGuardia Airport's New Terminal

The first airline lounge to open at LaGuardia's new Terminal B Eastern Concourse – the first part of the reimagined terminal to open – conveniently...


Nov 09, 2018, 07:00 ET Media Advisory - Poutinerie by Air Canada Pops Up in DC Today with Poutine and VR Experience

#AirCanadaFliesThere Pop-Up Combines Food, Travel & Charity WASHINGTON, Nov. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada's pop-up Poutinerie opens to the...


Nov 05, 2018, 10:02 ET Air Canada Pops Up in DC with Poutine and VR Experience

Poutinerie by Air Canada Pop-Up Combines Food, Travel & Charity WASHINGTON, Nov 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today announced it will open...


Oct 28, 2018, 18:20 ET Air Canada Inaugurates Two New Transborder Routes From Alberta

Edmonton-Las Vegas Calgary-Palm Springs MONTREAL, Oct. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today launched two new daily, seasonal transborder routes....


Oct 24, 2018, 07:01 ET Air Canada Expands its Presence in North Carolina with a New Route and Enhanced Services from Raleigh and Charlotte

New Raleigh-Montreal route, services to Toronto upgraded with Business Class MONTREAL, Oct. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada announced today it...


Jul 02, 2018, 10:00 ET Air Canada Completes Inauguration of 25 New Non-Stop International, Transborder and Domestic Routes This Summer

Five regional services launch today: Montreal to Windsor and London ON; Edmonton to Kelowna and Victoria; Calgary to Comox MONTREAL, July 2, 2018...


Jun 07, 2018, 11:38 ET Air Canada Begins Offering Satellite Connectivity on International Flights

Satellite connectivity across Air Canada's wide-body, international fleet debuts on 777-300ER aircraft First Canadian airline to offer internet...


Apr 17, 2018, 07:01 ET Air Canada Elevates Transcontinental Service for Premium U.S. Customers with new Air Canada Signature Service

First North American carrier to designate lie-flat suites on flights to Canada MONTREAL, April 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today became the...


Apr 04, 2018, 11:00 ET Air Canada Unveils Expanded Economy Fare Structure to Satisfy Every Customer's Travel Needs

New comfort fare offers key amenities plus options to enhance travel MONTREAL, April 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today unveiled an expanded...


Mar 07, 2018, 10:12 ET Air Canada To Launch New Service to Kauai, Double Frequency of Western Canada Flights to Hawaii With New Boeing 737 MAX Fleet

Boeing 737 MAX will also be featured on flights to Cancun, Ixtapa, Puerto Vallarta, Los Cabos MONTREAL, March 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today ...


Nov 29, 2017, 10:30 ET Air Canada to Launch Edmonton to San Francisco Non-Stop Daily Flights

MONTREAL, Nov. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today announced it will launch new daily non-stop, year-round services on May 1, 2018 from Edmonton ...


Nov 29, 2017, 06:00 ET Air Canada Expands its North American Network with New Transborder Routes starting Spring 2018

Toronto to Omaha and Providence Montreal to Baltimore and Pittsburgh Vancouver to Sacramento Edmonton to San Francisco MONTREAL, Nov. 29, 2017...


Sep 12, 2017, 15:44 ET Air Canada Provides Update on Hurricane Irma

Florida flights to resume Wednesday, September 13, 2017 MONTREAL, Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - With the passage of Hurricane Irma, Air Canada is...


Jun 20, 2017, 09:00 ET Air Canada Named Best Airline in North America by Skytrax World Airline Awards at the Paris Air Show

Airline named North American leader in customer satisfaction for sixth time in eight years MONTREAL, June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada was...


Jun 19, 2017, 10:00 ET Air Canada inaugurates Daily Montreal-Washington Dulles (IAD) Flights

Adds capacity to New York, San Francisco and Houston MONTREAL, June 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - The departure today of Air Canada flight AC8172 marks the ...


May 17, 2017, 16:20 ET Air Canada Flights Now Located at Los Angeles Airport Terminal 6

Offering improved Star Alliance connections and brand new Maple Leaf Lounge MONTREAL, May 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Effective today, Air Canada's...


Mar 15, 2017, 10:00 ET Air Canada Adds Daily Montreal-Washington Dulles (IAD) Flights to Growing Transborder Network

MONTREAL, March 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada announced today the return of daily year-round service between Montreal and Washington Dulles...


Mar 15, 2017, 10:00 ET Air Canada Adds Daily Vancouver-Boston Flights to Growing Transborder Network for Summer 2017

VANCOUVER, March 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada announced today the introduction of daily summer seasonal service between Vancouver and Boston...


Feb 09, 2017, 11:31 ET Air Canada Unveils New Livery Inspired by Canada

Debuts modernized image and evolution of iconic Canadian brand Complements New Employee Uniforms and improved cabin product Showcases Canadian Talent ...