YYT-LGW

Located in Newfoundland and Labrador in Atlantic Canada, St. John’s welcomed about 1.1 million passengers in 2022. Using Cirium schedules data shows that St John’s is the country’s 15th busiest airport based on departing seats in 2023. Capacity has risen by approximately 8% year-on-year. While the recovery versus 2019 continues, it will be helped by […]

Air Canada Montreal-

Air Canada is the fifth largest operator between North America and Europe in August 2023. According to Cirium schedules data, it has 304 weekly departing flights, surpassed only by United, Delta, American and British Airways. If lower-cost subsidiary Air Canada Rouge – which no longer operates long-haul – is included, Europe frequencies remain down by […]

YYZ-BRU

Air Canada introduced seasonal flights between Toronto YYZ and Brussels on Tuesday 1 August. The 6,060-kilometre service will be maintained 5-weekly, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays out of Canada’s largest city, with operations to increase to daily during S24. The Star Alliance member airline will deploy its 255-seat 787-8 on the route. It […]

August 3, 2023 | Latest Route News +

Monterrey Launch

The Mexican city of Monterrey has a considerable 5.4 million people in its metro area. Its airport welcomed 10.94 million passengers in 2022, 2.1% below that of 2019. That recovery is impressive given the exit of what was the airport’s third-largest carrier, Interjet, which was backfilled by enormous growth by Vivaaerobus and Aeromexico in particular. […]

Virgin Atlanitc MCO-EDI

Over half of all passengers flying between Scotland and North America flew indirectly last year, a proportion common in most years. It will not be much different this summer, with Cirium schedules information data indicating that available non-stop seats are still a quarter lower than they were at their peak in S17. In a reversal […]

YUL-MSY

Air Canada inaugurated a 3-weekly service from Montreal to New Orleans on Sunday 12 February. Using CRJ900s operated by the Star Alliance member’s partner carrier Jazz Aviation under the Air Canada Express brand, the 2,240-kilometre route is served each Wednesday, Friday and Sunday out of Montreal, and every Monday, Thursday and Saturday from New Orleans. […]

February 14, 2023 | Latest Route News +

YQB - VRA

Renowned for winter warmth, Cuba is Canada’s second largest winter sun market behind Mexico. With 3,326 non-stop one-way flights in winter 2022, Cuba is only one-third the size of the Mexico market (9,557 flights) but slightly larger than the Dominican Republic (3,058). However, with 12% fewer flights than in winter 2019, Canada-Cuba hasn’t fully recovered […]