Air Canada, in collaboration with the Government
of Canada, will operate its first repatriation flight from Algiers
Additional flights from Peru and Ecuador are also
planned to depart in the coming days.
The flight from Algiers to Montreal is currently
scheduled to operate on 31 March using an Airbus A330 with 292
Quito, Ecuador: Air Canada Rouge operated one additional flight on
29 March and will do so again on 31 March using 282-seat wide body
Boeing 767 aircraft.
Lima, Peru: Air Canada is planning to operate one extra flight
on 1 April using a 400-seat wide-body aircraft.
Canadians abroad must
register with Global Affairs
Canada to book their seat. For any emergency help, travelers can
Since 21 March, Air Canada has operated ten
special flights in collaboration with the Government of Canada to
bring Canadians back home.
* Morocco – 21, 23, 25 March
* Peru –
24, 26, 27 March
* Ecuador – 25, 27, 29 March
* Spain – 25
With a reduced
network following restrictions imposed by governments around the
world, Air Canada’s operations remain focused on bringing Canadians back
On 28 March alone, Air Canada operated 59
flights back to Canada carrying approximately 8,500 passengers.
Over the period between 27 to 29, Air Canada will have carried
approximately 22,500 passengers back to Canada on 175 flights from
Asia, Europe, Caribbean/South America and the United States.