Air Canada has unveiled a new international cabin design and new seating, to be introduced on its Boeing 787 Dreamliner fleet. The airline will take delivery in the spring of 2014 of the first of the 37 Boeing 787 widebodies it has on firm order.

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The Air Canada group of carriers is expanding its international services to Europe from Toronto, Montréal, Vancouver and Calgary in its summer 2014 Europe schedule.

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Air Canada has decided to extend its current seasonal flights between Montréal and San Francisco to a year-round service, beginning in November. The airline will operate all flights on the Montréal-San Francisco route with Airbus A319 aircraft.

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Delta Air Lines is launching daily non-stop service from Atlanta to Aspen-Pitkin County Airport on December 21, as well as Saturday-only round-trips from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Air Canada will launch weekly non-stop flights on December 14 between Toronto and Eagle County Regional Airport, which serves Vail and Beaver Creek Mountains.

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Under the Air Canada Express brand, Air Georgian will operate the three daily round-trips between Red Deer Regional Airport and Calgary International Airport using 18-seat Beech 1900D turboprops.

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In addition to the 14 routes which Air Canada’s new leisure-airline brand will serve from July 1, Air Canada rouge will add seasonal flights operating from October through March to another 13 sunspot destinations in the Caribbean, Mexico, Florida and Southwestern U.S. for “snowbird” winter-season leisure travelers.

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The five Boeing 777-300ER jets – due for delivery in June, August, November and December of this year, with the last coming in February 2014 – will be the first aircraft configured with Air Canada’s new Premium Economy cabin.

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With the departures on February 1 of Air Canada Express flights AC8371 from Calgary to Fort McMurray, AC8430 from Calgary to Regina and AC8586 from Calgary to Saskatoon, Air Canada has introduced Bombardier Q400 NextGen service in Western Canada.

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The agreement will include Air Canada’s code on Turkish Airlines’ Toronto-Istanbul flight and several destinations beyond Istanbul, some in Turkey and others in the Middle East and Africa. Turkish will also codeshare on Air Canada’s planned new non-stop service between Toronto and Istanbul.

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Ethiopian Airlines will begin operating its twice-weekly Addis Ababa-Toronto service with Boeing 787 Dreamliners on November 9.

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The agreement is effective immediately and is a preliminary step toward a full codesharing relationship, which the Canadian and Irish flag carriers expect to finalize next year.

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Air Canada has inaugurated service between Toronto Pearson International Airport and John F. Kennedy International Airport, making the airline the only carrier serving all three major airports in the New York City region from Canada.

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When traveling on Air Canada, TAM and US Airways, frequent flyers on the Star Alliance network can now use their mileage points from other Star carriers to upgrade their seat class.

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Continental Airlines is moving its Toronto operations from Terminal 3 to Terminal 1 at Lester B. Pearson Airport from November 2, to locate its operation in the same terminal as fellow Star Alliance members, including United and Air Canada.

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Air Canada and United Continental Holdings, Inc. have agreed a Memorandum of Understanding for a transborder joint venture they say would generate substantial service and pricing benefits for consumers traveling between the United States and Canada.

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Air Canada is beginning daily, non-stop service between Toronto and New Orleans on October 30 using 75-seat, Bombardier CRJ705 regional jets operated by partner regional airline Jazz Air.

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Air Canada is continuing to fortify its Toronto hub and strengthen its position as the biggest carrier on routes between Canada and the United States with the launch on June 17 of the only daily, non-stop flights linking Toronto with San Diego and Portland, Oregon.

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Air Canada and its regional-airline partners are introducing new services to seven more American cities, fortifying Air Canada’s Toronto hub and strengthening its position as the airline which operates the most daily flights between Canada and the United States.

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A group of 15 airlines has signed groundbreaking memoranda of understanding (MOUs) with two different U.S. producers ― AltAir Fuels LLC and Rentech, Inc. ― for a future supply of alternative aviation fuel.

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