AC has announced the introduction of
non-stop flights betweenTorontoandSeoul as part of its ongoing expansion of
The new year-round non-stop flights
daily service. Flights are now in the system.
"The introduction of non-stop
flights between our mainTorontohub andSeoulfurther strengthens Air Canada's
presence in the growing Asian market," saidBenjamin
Smith, President, Passenger Airlines at AC.
"This new route will provide
some of the fastest travel times for customers travelling to and fromSouth
Canada, the U.S.
Northeast andSouth Americavia our main hub inToronto. Together with our YVR-ICNservice, Air Canada will operate the
most flights of any airline betweenCanadaandSouth
Koreawith up to 14 flights per week.”
Flights will be operated with Boeing
787-8 Dreamliner aircraft.
“As we renew and grow our
international fleet to include 21 Boeing 787 aircraft by 2016 of the 37 on
order, we are ramping up conversion of existing routes to Dreamliner service
from Toronto toAsia,Europe
Americain order to provide our customers
with the comfort and benefits of the most technologically advanced commercial
aircraft flying today," said Smith.
AC will offer connections and reciprocal frequent flyer reward benefits with
Airlines, for customers travelling to and from points throughoutAsia, includingJapan, ThailandandVietnam.