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Sunday, June 5, 2016
Air Canada's first African route lands in Casablanca
arrival of flight AC1936 at Casablanca's Mohammed V International Airport on Saturday marked the successful launch of non-stop service
between Montreal and Casablanca, Air Canada's first African route and
the only scheduled non-stop service to North Africa by a North
American carrier. Flights between Montreal and the famed Moroccan
city will be operated until Oct. 29 by Air Canada Rouge with a
282-seat Boeing 767-300ER aircraft. Service is scheduled to resume
on May 1, 2017. Air Canada Rouge is the airlines leisure
On June 16, Air Canada will inaugurate new
international services from Montreal to Lyon. Air Canada will also
launch new international services between Toronto-London-Gatwick,
Toronto-Prague, Toronto-Budapest, Toronto-Glasgow, Toronto-Warsaw,
Toronto-Seoul, Vancouver-Brisbane and Vancouver-Dublin.
Air Canada also announced new seasonal Air Canada Rouge service from
Toronto to London-Gatwick, Prague, Budapest, Glasgow and Warsaw,
Montreal-Casablanca and Vancouver-Dublin.