Aéroports de Montréal

Aéroports de Montréal

April 02, 2009 08:36 ET

Montreal-Trudeau Airport Welcomes AeroMexico, a Skyteam Group Member

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - April 2, 2009) - Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport welcomes AeroMexico, which is inaugurating its bi-weekly service between Montreal and Mexico City today.

A member of the SkyTeam group, AeroMexico is a scheduled Mexican carrier serving over 40 destinations in Mexico and 30 other cities in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia. Montreal becomes the second Canadian market linked with the airline's Mexico City hub. AeroMexico's IATA code is AM.

"The new AeroMexico service offers local passengers another choice, in addition to giving them access to more than 40 domestic destinations and another 6 in Latin America served by AeroMexico," said Jean Teasdale, Vice-President of Aeroports de Montreal.

"And for Mexican passengers, Montreal-Trudeau is also an extremely attractive gateway for many possible connections to other parts of our country, including Atlantic Canada."

AeroMexico will serve the Montreal-Mexico City route with Boeing B-737-700s, These aircraft have 124 seats - 12 in business class and 112 in economy. There will be a flight on Thursday and another on Sunday, arriving at Montreal-Trudeau at 7:25 a.m. and leaving at 8:25 a.m. Flight time is five-and-a-half hours.

Aeroports de Montreal 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 entered into with Transport Canada in 1992. The Corporation employs a total of some 600 persons at both airports and at head office.

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

Contact Information

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