Aéroports de Montréal

Aéroports de Montréal

April 30, 2008 11:02 ET

Dublin, Basel-Mulhouse and Charlotte, N.C., Among New Destinations Out of Montreal-Trudeau This Summer

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - April 30, 2008) - Aeroports de Montreal is pleased to announce the new destinations that will be available out of Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport for the 2008 spring/summer season.

Internationally, Air Transat will be offering once-weekly flights to two new destinations this summer: Dublin starting May 7 and Basel-Mulhouse on May 29. Air Transat will also be adding weekly flights to several of its existing Europe and Sun destinations, including Athens, Bordeaux, Paris, Marseille, Nice, as well as Cayo Coco, Cayo Largo and Punta Cana.

Zoom Airlines will also be expanding its service to Europe with a brand-new weekly non-stop flight to Rome, starting May 6, as well as five weekly flights to Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle and a twice-weekly flight to London-Gatwick.

For its part, Air Algerie will boost its current Montreal-Algiers service to three flights a week starting June 29.

Starting July 3, US Airways and its partner Republic Airlines will launch a new daily non-stop flight to Charlotte, North Carolina, using an 86-seat Embraer 175.

American Airlines will not only maintain its service to New York-La Guardia for the entire summer season, but will increase the number of its daily flights to four from the current three.

At Air Canada, service between Montreal and San Francisco will be increased to two flights daily. On the domestic side, Air Canada has also announced additional flights to Toronto, Calgary, Quebec City and Ottawa. These changes will result in an increase in the airline's number of frequencies out of Montreal-Trudeau of more than 4% over the last summer.

About Aeroports de Montreal

ADM is the local airport authority responsible for the management, operation and development of Montreal-Trudeau and Montreal-Mirabel international airports under the terms of a lease signed with Transport Canada. The Corporation employs a total of some 600 people at both airports and at head office. ADM has been ISO 14001-certified since 2000.

For more information about Aeroports de Montreal and its operations, please visit our website at www.admtl.com.

Contact Information

  • Aeroports de Montreal
    Christiane Beaulieu
    Vice-President, Public Affairs
    514-394-7304