Articles Tagged ‘Air Canada’

Vancouver - Miami “Unserved Route of the Week”: 567,000 searches powered by Kiwi.com

Vancouver – Miami “Unserved Route of the Week”: 567,000 searches powered by Kiwi.com

56,000 pax, $305 base fare one-way, and 750,000+ connecting traffic to Latin America of which American has only 8%. Calling AA to begin Vancouver – Miami.

Austrian Airlines to retire Dash-8-400s as 9 airlines stop using it this year

Austrian Airlines to retire Dash-8-400s as 9 airlines stop using it this year

As Austrian Airlines to end Dash-8-400 operations, we look at its remaining operators and routes, including one airline that reintroduced it this year.

New airline routes (27 February - 04 March)

New airline routes (27 February – 04 March)

Check out network planning news as it happens on our Instagram daily digests! Amongst this week’s new airline routes, Transavia launches Edinburgh flights from Rotterdam, and Air Canada announces new routes to Bogota and Orange County.


Air Canada announces Vancouver to Orange County route

Air Canada announces Vancouver to Orange County route

Air Canada set to launch daily Vancouver to Orange County flights from June 15.

Air Canada announces Bogotá route

Air Canada announces Bogotá route

Air Canada announces Montréal to Bogotá flights; launching June.

Air Canada’s top-20 connecting markets; Ottawa – Victoria #1

Air Canada’s top-20 connecting markets; Ottawa – Victoria #1

Around 24 million connect with Air Canada. Its top-20 connecting markets are mainly international, with #11, Montreal – Bogota, to become non-stop in June.


North America – India has 6.9 million passengers; Canada ~1/4 of market

North America – India has 6.9 million passengers; Canada ~1/4 of market

North America – India has grown by 830,000 in the past few years. 75% is still indirect, despite growing non-stops. Delhi – Toronto is now #1 airport-pair.

Air Canada launches Vancouver to Auckland flights

Air Canada launches Vancouver to Auckland flights

Air Canada commences four-weekly services between Vancouver and Auckland on 12 December.

Please be seated: can BA's new A350 make a dent in Air Canada's formidable London - Toronto market position?

Please be seated: can BA’s new A350 make a dent in Air Canada’s formidable London – Toronto market position?

As British Airways launches A350-1000 services to Toronto this week, we take a look at whether this can help the carrier compete with Air Canada’s formidable segmentation of the route – from almost LCC density 777-300ERs to smaller 787-8s – and hold off upstart WestJet.


Air Canada launches new Australasian connections from Vancouver; posts over 20% average growth to the continent

Air Canada launches new Australasian connections from Vancouver; posts over 20% average growth to the continent

In the past five years, Air Canada has launched services to Brisbane and Melbourne, with an Auckland connection beginning this December. We look at the carrier’s Australasian growth, and potential future Asia-Pacific markets from Vancouver.

30 Second Interview: Vic Naughton, Air Canada General Manager Australia and New Zealand

30 Second Interview: Vic Naughton, Air Canada General Manager Australia and New Zealand

anna.aero spoke to Vic Naughton, General Manager Australia and New Zealand at Air Canada, ahead of this year’s World Routes conference in Adelaide. The talk focused on establishing how the airline can build on its core Vancouver-Australia routes, and Air Canada’s plans to expand further in the Asia-Pacific.

Uganda Airlines returns to African skies

Uganda Airlines returns to African skies

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Uganda Airlines returns after a 20-year hiatus, Air Canada announces Toulouse route, Qatar Airways outlines Langkawi launch date, Alaska Airlines announces eight new routes, EgyptAir gets set to welcome A220 as Air Tanzania’s gets impounded at Johannesburg Airport.