06.06.16

Noteworthy

Air Canada Inaugurates YYZ-PRG Service

Air Canada rouge pilots and crew join Jiří Dužár, Director, Czech Tourism
and Vijay Bathija, Vice President, Commercial, Air Canada Leisure Group
to celebrate Air Canada rouge’s new non-stop service between
Toronto and Prague


The arrival of flight AC1922 from YYZ at Václav Havel Airport Prague 30MAY marked the beginning of Air Canada rouge's expansion into Central Europe this summer. The seasonal service, operating 3 times a week, is the only non-stop between Canada and the Czech Republic on a network carrier.

"We are pleased to add Prague, one of Europe's most visited cities and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, to our growing international network. Air Canada will operate the most seats and frequencies between Canada and the Czech Republic this summer and, as the only network carrier flying between the 2 countries, it offers customers a wide range of onward connections throughout the rest of Air Canada's extensive network. The Czech Capital is the 1st of 3 new destinations Air Canada rouge will serve in Central Europe this summer from Toronto, soon to be followed by Budapest and Warsaw." said Benjamin Smith, President, Passenger Airlines, at Air Canada.

Flights will be operated with an Air Canada Rouge Boeing 767-300ER.  Flights will depart YYZ Wed, Fri and Sun; returning Thurs, Sat and Mon from PRG until 29SEP. 


Air Canada rouge’s Boeing 767-300ER arrives in Prague to a 
water cannon salute (and a rainbow!) 







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