16.04.15

Events

Transat Kicks Off The 2nd Edition Of The #TransatAuction


Transat has kicked off the second edition of the #TransatAuction, an online event with all proceeds going to the organization SOS Children's Villages. On April 23, flights to some of Air Transat's most popular European destinations, departing from seven Canadian cities, will be available in a live auction on Twitter.

Web users across Canada can submit bids on 20 flights from Montreal, Quebec City, Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver, St. John's and Halifax to multiple European cities including Athens, Prague, Budapest, Rome, London and Paris.

All amounts raised during the #TransatAuction will be donated to SOS Children's Villages, a non-profit humanitarian organization that provides caring family homes to more than 80,000 orphaned and abandoned children in 134 countries.

The requirements to submit bids in the auction are as follows:

1.Have a Twitter account and follow the @AirTransat account.

2.Go to the #TransatAuction microsite, www.transatauction.ca, to view the list of lots available as of April 18.

3.After choosing a dream destination, return to the microsite at the scheduled bidding time and submit bids via Twitter.

4.Each bidding period will last 30 minutes and participants will be able to bid live on the microsite or on Twitter over a 12 hour period. The user with the highest bid for each lot will win, and will be contacted via Twitter.







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