AeroMexico to start service to second Canadian market april 9 with twice weekly, non-stop Montreal-Mexico City flights
Houston, Texas - February 24, 2009AeroMexico, the global airline of Latin America, will add service to the airline’s second Canadian market on April 9 with twice weekly, non-stop flights between Montreal, Quebec, and Mexico City.
AeroMexico, the global airline of Latin America, will add service to the airline’s second Canadian market on April 9 with twice weekly, non-stop flights between Montreal, Quebec, and Mexico City. This new route is being introduced as part of the airline’s strategic expansion of its North American operations. Montreal-Mexico City flights will begin less than 40 days after AeroMexico launched its first Canadian service in Toronto on March 3 with daily, non-stop flights to Mexico City. Flights will depart Montreal on Thursday and Sunday at 8:15 a.m. EST and arrive in Mexico City at 12:50 p.m. CST. Mexico City departures will be scheduled at 12:40 a.m. CST with arrivals in Montreal at 7:00 a.m. on Thursday and Sunday.
Frank Galan, Vice President, U.S. Division, AeroMexico, said, “These flights between Montreal and Mexico City reflect AeroMexico’s commitment to service a growing number of major Canadian markets as we strategically expand the airline’s North American network.
“Excellent opportunities exist to meet the international travel needs of leisure and business travelers alike in Montreal and Mexico City,” he added. “We expect passenger traffic will build to desired levels year round with seasonal volume peaking in the winter months on southbound flights and northbound traffic increasing in the summer months.”
Travelers on this route will benefit from AeroMexico’s winning combination of competitive fares and a distinctive, premier style of service that reflects the airline’s dynamic Mexican heritage. Through AeroMexico Vacations, travelers can book their entire vacation with attractively priced travel packages that include airfare, accommodations at major resort hotels, and rental car and entertainment options to meet a wide range of travel preferences.
The airline has been recognized with major industry awards, including “Best Airline in Mexico” in 2008 by readers of both Global Traveler and Business Traveler, two of the world’s leading travel magazines. On every flight on spacious Boeing 737-700 jets, which comfortably seat 124, passengers will receive complimentary beverages, cocktails and meals at meal times along with attentive, personalized service.
AeroMexico and its subsidiary, AeroMexico Connect, currently operate more than 600 daily flights through the airline’s new Terminal 2 at its Mexico City International Airport hub to 40 destinations in Mexico, 16 U.S. locations in 11 states as well as major cities that include Tokyo, Paris and Buenos Aires in 12 other countries in Latin America, Europe and Asia. U.S. cities served are Los Angeles, Ontario (Ca.), San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle-Tacoma, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Albuquerque, Denver, San Antonio, Houston, Atlanta, Chicago, New York City, Orlando and Miami. Service will be added to Toronto, Canada, on March 3, and Montreal on April 9. AeroMexico Vacations provides customized vacation travel packages throughout this network. The airline also offers connecting service to other international destinations through its SkyTeam global airline alliance with 11 full member carriers and three associate carriers. AeroMexico has been recognized for its award-winning style of personalized in-flight service, one of the world’s best on-time flight records, the highest safety and quality standards ratings, outstanding reliability and baggage handling performance, and exceptional value based on its competitive fares and superior service. Additional information is available at www.aeromexico.com or 1-800-237-6639.
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