Changi Air Canada

Asia-Pacific accounts for just over a fifth of Canada’s long-haul available capacity this summer, 11 percentage points lower than in S19. The market remains down by a considerable quarter versus S19, primarily because of the extremely slow recovery of China. In contrast, Canada’s long-haul capacity generally has risen by 2%. Multiple new routes Despite Asia-Pacific’s […]

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Porter Airlines commenced flights between Toronto YYZ and Las Vegas on Tuesday 5 March. The 3,130-kilometre route will be maintained daily using the 132-seat E195 E2 aircraft. The carrier faces a crowded field, competing directly against Air Canada’s 13-weekly flights, Flair’s and WestJet’s 6-weekly rotations, and Canada Jetlines’ 3-weekly service. Flight PD653 departs Toronto YYZ […]

March 8, 2024 | Latest Route News +

Lynx Air

Launched in April 2022 and born out of an existing carrier (Enerjet), Lynx Air (IATA code Y9) has ceased scheduled flying after less than two years. Air Service One looked at the airline in more detail only last month. Initially operating just domestic flights, the airline started US services in January 2023 with flights between […]


Porter Airlines commenced flights between Toronto YYZ and San Francisco on Thursday 25 January. The 3,635-kilometre service will be maintained daily with the 132-seat E195 E2 aircraft. The airline will compete against Air Canada’s 28-weekly flights between the two cities, as well as United’s daily rotation. Flight PD669 departs Toronto at 10:30 local time, arriving […]

January 29, 2024 | Latest Route News +


Porter Airlines introduced its latest route to the US with the launch of daily flights between Toronto YYZ and Fort Myers. The 1,910-kilometre service will be maintained by the 132-seat E195 E2 aircraft. The airline will compete directly against 14-weekly Air Canada flights and 10-weekly WestJet services. Flight PD535 departs Toronto YYZ at 16:45 local […]

November 17, 2023 | Latest Route News +


The national carrier of the Dominican Republic, Arajet, introduced flights between its hub, in Santo Domingo, and Toronto YYZ on Tuesday 24 October. The 2,950-kilometre service will be maintained 4-weekly on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays with the 737 MAX 8 aircraft. The carrier faces no competition on the route. Flight DM716 departs Santo Domingo […]

October 26, 2023 | Latest Route News +


Lynx Air inaugurated operations between Toronto YYZ and Phoenix on Thursday 12 October. The 3,020-kilometre service will be maintained 3-weekly on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays with the 189-seat 737 MAX 8 aircraft. The airline will compete directly against Air Canada’s daily rotation on the route. Flight Y9642 departs Toronto YYZ at 16:40 local time, arriving […]

October 16, 2023 | Latest Route News +


Porter Airlines introduced a new domestic service between its Toronto YYZ hub and Winnipeg on Thursday 7 September. The 1,505-kilometre service will be maintained 2-daily with the 132-seat E195E2 aircraft. Winnipeg joins Porter Airlines’ network for the first time. What they said Kevin Jackson, Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer at Porter Airlines, said: […]

September 12, 2023 | Latest Route News +


Canadian ULCC Lynx Air introduced flights between Toronto YYZ and Los Angeles on Thursday 24 August. The 5-weekly, 3,500-kilometre route will be maintained on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays with the 189-seat 737 MAX 8 aircraft. It will compete directly against 32-weekly Air Canada flights and 4-weekly rotations maintained by WestJet. What they said […]

August 25, 2023 | Latest Route News +