Air China Adds 5th Freedom YUL-HAV Route With YUL Extension
CA’s network is
growing rapidly with several new international destinations receiving non-stop
flights from Beijing in Fall/Winter 2015. EWR is the closest to Canada, but
other developments in the airline’s schedule will offer opportunities for
Canada is the
beneficiary of one of the most unusual developments in CA’s route expansion. On
27DEC, the airline’s current 3X-weekly YUL/PEK service will be extended to HAV.
This new route will serve the needs of travellers originating in Asia as well
as Canadians wishing to visit one of the Caribbean’s hottest destinations.
Flight CA879 will
depart PEK at 13:00 Tuesday, Friday and Sunday with an 13:50 arrival time in
YUL before departing for HAV at 16:20. The return schedule operates Monday,
Wednesday and Saturday, departing HAV at 09:00, arriving YUL at 12:30 with an
onward departure for PEK at 14:30.
Western Canada will have additional flight options for the peak holiday-travel
period as CA adds additional flights between YVR and PEK. The supplemental
flights will operate as CA997/CA998 and operate 17, 18, 20, 22, 31 DEC 2015 and
1, 3 JAN 2016.
All Canadian routes
are operated by Boeing 777-300ER aircraft featuring 8 First Class Suites, 42
full-flat reclining Business Class seats and 261 Economy Class seats.