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Elevate Your Summer Travel Experience with Complimentary Snacks, Beer and Wine on Air Canada

Elevate Your Summer Travel Experience with Complimentary Snacks, Beer and Wine on Air Canada

4 days ago Press Release Airline News Travel Events News

Cheers, travellers! Your Economy experience is getting an upgrade! Starting today, Air Canada is delighted to introduce premium complimentary snacks, featuring homegrown Canadian favourites, to all customers on all flights. The airline is also expanding its complimentary beer and wine offering to customers on flights within Canada and the U.S., alongside a selection of $5 spirits, through the end of this year.

Air Canada Inaugurates Newest Pacific Route from Vancouver to Singapore

Air Canada Inaugurates Newest Pacific Route from Vancouver to Singapore

9 April 2024 Press Release Airline News

Air Canada’s much anticipated route launched from its Vancouver (YVR) Pacific hub last night and arrived this morning in Singapore, marking the inaugural of the airline’s newest international route and the only non-stop flight between Canada and Singapore. Stretching 12,818 kilometres (7,965 miles), the route is the airline’s longest flight measured by distance with a flying time of up to 16 hours and five minutes.

Air Canada Elevates In-flight Dining Experience with 100+ New Recipes and Enhanced Services

Air Canada Elevates In-flight Dining Experience with 100+ New Recipes and Enhanced Services

11 March 2024 Press Release Airline News

Air Canada has announced a significant upgrade to its in-flight dining experience, introducing over 100 new rotating seasonal recipes alongside tantalizing snacks and beverages for all passengers. The airline’s revamped culinary program highlights Canadian entrepreneurs, chefs, and local ingredients, showcasing diverse flavors and reflecting the country’s rich culinary landscape.

Air Canada Achieves Strong Operational Performance During Holiday Travel Season

Air Canada Achieves Strong Operational Performance During Holiday Travel Season

10 January 2024 Press Release Airline News

Air Canada reported robust operational performance during the year-end holiday travel period, transporting nearly 2.6 million customers safely. The airline achieved its best operational results in a decade, completing 98% of scheduled flights with an on-time performance of 70%. Highlights include a 10% increase in customers compared to the same period in 2022, a significant improvement in on-time performance, reduced flight cancellations, and improved baggage handling.

Air Canada Customers Can Now Track their Baggage and Mobility Aids while Travelling in Canada

Air Canada Customers Can Now Track their Baggage and Mobility Aids while Travelling in Canada

4 December 2023 Press Release Airline News Travel Technology News

Air Canada today introduced a new feature to the Air Canada mobile app to enable customers traveling within Canada to track the progress of their baggage and mobility aid in real time at key points as it moves with them throughout their journey. The new tracking feature is designed to provide travellers with added confidence and improve the overall customer experience through greater convenience.

Air Canada Receives Recognition for Outstanding Commitment to Employment Equity

Air Canada Receives Recognition for Outstanding Commitment to Employment Equity

28 November 2023 Press Release Airline News

Air Canada has been honored with two awards at the Employment Equity Achievement Awards, presented by Federal Minister of Labour and Seniors, The Honourable Seamus O’Regan. The airline was recognized for its exceptional commitment to employment equity, diversity, and inclusion. Air Canada received the “Outstanding Commitment to Employment Equity” award for its holistic CARE approach, focusing on community outreach, accountability, representation, engagement, and belonging.

Air Canada First to Offer Disney+ Originals In-Flight Entertainment Worldwide

Air Canada First to Offer Disney+ Originals In-Flight Entertainment Worldwide

Air Canada has made aviation history by becoming the first airline globally to provide Disney+ Originals as part of its in-flight entertainment (IFE) system. This collaboration with Disney offers passengers, both young and old, the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of Disney+ Originals, including popular series like Loki Season 1 and Obi-Wan Kenobi.