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 +

Canada sees significant demand

Canada’s commercial aviation industry has been slow to recover from the pandemic as the government introduced severe restrictions, even on domestic travel. Last autumn passenger numbers were at around 15% of the level of 2019. Between February and May of this year that figure had fallen to less than 10%, according to passenger data collected […]

YUL - CAI

Despite the Canadian government’s hardline approach to international air travel (Cirium Data and Analytics figures for June 2021 show that international capacity from Canadian airports is down over 86% compared with June 2019) the country’s flag-carrier, Air Canada, launched a new long-haul service between Montreal and Cairo in Egypt on 17 June. The 8,750-kilometre route […]

June 21, 2021 | Airlines, Airports, Europe, North America