The Calgary Airport Authority

The Calgary Airport Authority
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Air Canada

March 23, 2010 11:08 ET

Air Canada Inaugural Non-Stop Calgary-Tokyo Service

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - March 23, 2010) -


WHAT: This Saturday, March 27, marks the launch of Air Canada's new, non-
stop service between Calgary and Tokyo. These new flights - the only
non-stop service from Calgary to Tokyo - provide business and leisure
customers as well as freight forwarders from YYC direct access to Asia

As a part of the formal event, Calin Rovinescu, President and Chief
Executive Officer, Air Canada, will take part in a traditional
Japanese ritual to signify good luck and celebrate this
accomplishment. In addition, Japanese drummers will give an inspiring

Representatives of Air Canada, local and provincial government and
The Calgary Airport Authority will be gathering to celebrate the
inaugural flight.

WHO: In attendance will be:

Calin Rovinescu, President & Chief Executive Officer, Air Canada
Douglas Mitchell, Board Chair, The Calgary Airport Authority
Stephan Poirier, Vice-President & Chief Commercial Officer, The
Calgary Airport Authority
Katherine Kelly, Director Air Service & Industry Relations, The
Calgary Airport Authority
Deputy Mayor Jim Stevenson
Minister Cindy Ady, Tourism, Parks and Recreation

WHEN: Saturday, March 27, 2010
10:00 a.m.

(i)Media are requested to arrive at 10:00 a.m. sharp.

WHERE:The Calgary International Airport
Departures Level, Check-In Main Terminal Building, Air Canada
Check-In Area
East end of the Terminal Building

(i)Photo opportunities are available.

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