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Air Transat Announces Summer 2023 Flying Program
Air Transat has published their summer 2023 flying program which includes 275 weekly flights to over 40 destinations, and increased frequencies through fleet optimization. The carrier will also serve over 265 additional destinations through airline partnerships.
On Monday (November 21, 2022), Air Transat announced the launch of their summer 2023 flying program, which will feature 275 weekly flight to over 40 destinations during the peak season. The schedule includes bolstered service to Europe, increased frequencies to destinations in the South and the U.S., as well as enhanced domestic service. Additionally, the carrier will offer over 265 additional destinations through partnerships with other airlines, primarily through the expansion of codeshare partnerships and their exclusive connectair by Air Transat platform.
In Monday’s announcement, Air Transat’s Vice President – Network, Revenue Management and Pricing, Michèle Barre, said,
“This flight program is perfectly in line with our mission, which is to encourage discovery and foster openness, whatever the destination or the reason for traveling. From an operational standpoint, the more efficient use of our aircraft allows us to increase the frequency of flights and regain a capacity similar to what we had prior to the pandemic.”
During the peak summer 2023 season, Air Transat will offer 88 weekly nonstop flights to popular European destinations from Montreal, as well as 73 direct weekly flights between Toronto and Europe. From Quebec City, the carrier will offer three weekly direct flights to Paris and one to London. Air Transat will also offer 16 weekly nonstop flights to the U.S. next summer including four to Fort Lauderdale (FLL), three to Orlando (MCO), and three each to Miami (MIA), Los Angeles (LAX) and San Francisco (SFO). Additionally, from Toronto the airline will offer seven direct flights to the U.S. including four to Fort Lauderdale and three to Orlando. Transat will also once again offer one weekly nonstop flight between Quebec City and Fort Lauderdale.
Air Transat's Summer 2023 Schedule - Courtesy Transat A.T. Inc./CNW
Air Transat will also offer a selection of popular fun and sun destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean on departure from Montreal and Toronto for summer 2023. Additionally, with strong consumer demand, the carrier will continue to operate numerous domestic flights from Montreal and Toronto next summer.
Montreal-based Transat A.T. Inc. (TSX: TRZ), the parent company of Air Transat, was founded over 35 years ago. The company has 5,000 employees and is the third largest airline in Canada, as well as the leading integrated tourism company. Transat offers vacation packages, hotel accommodations and air service to more than 60 destinations in over 25 countries in the Americas, Europe and the Caribbean. In the U.S., Air Transat also offers 265 additional destinations through partnerships with other airlines. Air Transat has been voted the ‘World’s Best Leisure Airline’ at the Skytrax World Airline Awards. The carrier is currently renewing their fleet with the most fuel-efficient and environmentally aircraft in their class, as part of Air Transat’s commitment to a healthier environment, knowing that this is essential for the preservation of the magnificent destinations they serve.
Source: Transat A.T. Inc./CNW