Tango Celebrates One Year Anniversary With Lower Fares

MONTREAL, Oct. 17 /CNW/ - Tango by Air Canada is celebrating its one year
anniversary with birthday fares to all Canadian destinations that are even
lower than Tango`s everyday low fares and - as a special first birthday offer -
a limited number of $1 fares.

“These birthday fares are Tango`s way of saying thank you to our
customers and inviting them to join in our celebration with fares lower than
our everyday low fares, “said Ben Smith, Managing Director, Tango. “In
addition, our one dollar fares that will be randomly available on every
Canadian route we fly throughout the birthday celebration period will give
many happy customers even more reason to celebrate.

“After just one year, Tango continues to exceed our expectations. As we
look forward to welcoming our two millionth customer on board in just a few
weeks, Tango`s customer commitment remains unchanged: consistently low fares
coupled with Air Canada`s reputation for reliable service,” he said.

Tango`s birthday fares are available immediately and through to
October 31 for travel between November 1 and December 13, 2002. Tango`s
exclusively electronic tickets are available at www.flytango.com, through
travel agents or toll free at 1-800-315-1390. Tango`s limited $1 birthday
fares will be made available on a random basis on every Canadian route Tango
flies throughout the birthday fare period and must be booked exclusively at
www.flytango.com. All birthday fares are subject to applicable fees and taxes.

Birthday fares are available for flights throughout Tango`s entire
Canadian network of 15 cities for fall 2002: Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary,
Regina, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, Thunder Bay, Toronto, Ottawa, Québec City,
Montréal, Fredericton, Saint John, Halifax and St. John`s.