Air Canada is to launch non-stop, seasonal
flights between Calgary and Hawaii. The new flights will begin 5
"We are pleased to launch the only non-stop
flights from Calgary to both Honolulu and Maui this winter, saving
more than two and a half hours of trip time in each direction when
compared to flying over other routings," said Marcel Forget, Vice
President, Network Planning, Air Canada. "We expect this new
service to be particularly popular with Albertans looking to
escape winter and enjoy the tropical Hawaiian islands. Air
Canada's new Calgary-Hawaii flights are also timed for convenient
connections to and from Edmonton and other points in Alberta,
Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Toronto and points across eastern Canada."
Air Canada will operate
these flights with Boeing 767-300ER aircraft offering a choice of
Executive or Economy Class service.
Flights are already available for
purchase, with fares starting as low as C$269 one way from
Calgary to Honolulu, and C$299 one way from Calgary to Maui
before taxes and other charges.
This winter, Air Canada will
offer up to five weekly flights from Calgary to Hawaii, including
up to two flights weekly to Honolulu and up to three flights a
week to Maui.
On Saturdays beginning December 5 (with additional
flights on Mondays and Fridays beginning December 21), Flight AC43
will depart Calgary at 14:20, arriving Maui at 18:35. Flight AC 44
will depart Maui at 19:55, arriving back in Calgary at 05:15.
On Sundays beginning December 6 (with additional flights on
Thursdays beginning December 24), Flight AC 41 will depart Calgary
at 14:05, arriving in Honolulu at 18:20. Flight AC 42 will depart
Honolulu at 19:40, arriving back in Calgary at 05:10.
Calgary-Hawaii flights will complement the carrier's 15 weekly
flights during peak winter from Vancouver to Hawaii.
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