6-Mar-2012 12:16 PM

Air Canada aims to serve seven Canadian cities with 787; possibly India and China too

Air Canada aims to serve seven major Canadian cities with its Boeing 787s, the first of which are projected to arrive in 1Q2014. According to reports in The Globe and Mail/Business First, the carrier plans to launch 787 services from Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal in 2014 and hopes to add Calgary, Edmonton, Ottawa and Halifax by late 2014 or early 2015. Air Canada is also reportedly considering cities in India and China as prospective destinations. Air Canada has 37 787-8s on order.