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Wed, 7 July 2021

Air Canada to Resume / Increase Flights on 17 International Routes

(07 July 2021) Air Canada has unveiled plans to resume flights on 17 routes and 11 destinations across the world from its hubs this summer.

The airline recently launched a non-stop thrice weekly service between Montreal and Cairo, Egypt, and from 1 August will resume service between Calgary and Frankfurt with up to four flights per week.

"We are pleased to restart our non-stop service between Calgary and Frankfurt, a key European market for our customers in Western Canada," said Mark Galardo, Senior Vice President, Network Planning and Revenue Management at Air Canada. "This route will operate all year long, connecting Calgary to the world via the global hub of our trans Atlantic joint venture partner, Lufthansa, in Frankfurt. We are also considering additional routes as restrictions continue to loosen."

Air Canada Boeing 787-8 reg: C-FRTU. Picture by Steven Howard of TravelNewsAsia.com Click to enlarge.

Air Canada International Flight Schedule for Summer 2021

Calgary-Frankfurt - up to 4x weekly - 1 August 2021

Toronto-Vienna - 3x weekly - 21 July 2021

Toronto-Dublin - 3x weekly - 1 August 2021

Toronto-Paris - up to 5x weekly - 2 August 2021

Toronto-Zurich - 4x weekly - 3 August 2021

Montreal-Geneva - 3x weekly - 22 July 2021

Montreal-Tel Aviv - 2x weekly - 1 August 2021

Montreal-London - up to 4x weekly - 3 August 2021

On top of those upcoming service resumptions, Air Canada has already resumed flights to Greece, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Italy, Spain, United Kingdom and Morocco and will increase frequencies in some of those destinations as of August.

Resumed Routes:

Toronto-Athens - up to 5x weekly in August

Toronto-Dubai - 3x weekly

Toronto-Rome - up to 4x weekly

Toronto-Lisbon - up to 3x weekly

Montreal-Athens - up to 5x weekly in August

Montreal-Casablanca - up to 5x weekly in August

Montreal-Rome - up to 3x weekly

Montreal-Lisbon - 2x weekly

Vancouver-London - up to daily in August

The airline continues to operate to several other destinations including: Brussels, Bogot, Doha, Hong Kong, Seoul, Shanghai and Tokyo.

"As travel restrictions ease across the globe, we are committed to rebuild our international network and continue as a global carrier to connect Canada to the world, while also developing additional markets and targeting new opportunities," said Mr Galardo. "Canadians are eager to travel again, and we are ready to reunite customers with their families and friends. With vaccination rates globally increasing and our industry-leading CleanCare+ bio-safety protocols, Air Canada has your health and safety as its top priority."

Passengers are responsible for ensuring they meet all government entry requirements, including holding the correct travel documents, visas, any required health certificates, and all other eligibility requirements for any flights they purchase.

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