Montreal, QC – Canada
Air Canada Launches Major European Expansion
- Four new destinations: Milan, Lisbon, Nice and Manchester
- Non-stop Toronto-Istanbul service expands to daily flights
- New Premium Economy cabin on select London Heathrow flights
- Barcelona non-stop from both Toronto and Montréal on Air Canada rouge
MONTREAL, October 8, 2013 – Air Canada is undertaking a major expansion of international services to Europe from Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver and Calgary. The airline today announced highlights of its Summer 2014 Europe schedule, which includes the introduction of year-round non-stop service from Toronto to Milan, Italy with up to five weekly flights, offering the only non-stop service between Canada and Milan. Flights to this key Italian business destination will feature Air Canada’s award-winning Executive First cabin of service.
In addition, Air Canada will increase its year-round Toronto-Istanbul non-stop service to daily flights from three times weekly. The airline will expand the availability of its new international Premium Economy cabin with its introduction on Vancouver-London Heathrow flights year-round, as well as Montreal-London Heathrow flights during the peak summer travel season. Air Canada will also deploy larger aircraft from its international widebody fleet on flights from Calgary to London Heathrow and Frankfurt, as well as from Montreal to Brussels and Geneva in order to meet travel and cargo demand during the peak summer season.
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