Air Canada elevates transcontinental service



Air Canada has become the first North American carrier to designate aircraft with lie-flat suites for premium cabin customers flying non-stop to Canada on major transcontinental routes with its new Air Canada Signature Service, including the onboard product Air Canada Signature Class, the company said.

Beginning June 1, the airline will offer lie-flat suites and other enhanced amenities to eligible customers travelling on its wide-body aircraft from New York-Newark to Vancouver and both daytime and overnight daily flights from Los Angeles and San Francisco to Toronto.

Air Canada is Canada´s largest domestic and international airline serving more than 200 airports on six continents. Canada´s flag carrier is among the 20 largest airlines in the world and in 2017 served close to 48 million customers.

Air Canada provides scheduled passenger service directly to 64 airports in Canada, 60 in the United States and 98 in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Australia, the Caribbean, Mexico, Central America and South America. Air Canada is a founding member of Star Alliance, the world´s most comprehensive air transportation network serving 1,300 airports in 191 countries. Air Canada is the only international network carrier in North America to receive a Four-Star ranking according to independent UK research firm Skytrax, which also named Air Canada the 2017 Best Airline in North America. For more information, visit: www.aircanada.com/media, follow @AirCanada on Twitter