Air Canada Launches 787 Dreamliner Service From Vancouver to Newark

air canadaAir Canada has launched daily 787 Dreamliner service on its Vancouver-Newark route. The carrier's 787 Dreamliners offer the choice of three cabins of service including its new Business Class – Transcontinental option.

With the introduction of 787-8 Dreamliner service on the Newark-Vancouver route, Air Canada Business Class – Continental is now available on three Canada-U.S. transborder routes, including select Los Angeles-Toronto and San Francisco-Toronto flights.

Air Canada's 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft have 20 International Business Class lie-flat seat suites, 21 Premium Economy and 210 Economy Class seats with upgraded in-flight entertainment at every seat throughout the aircraft. With the carrier's introduction of its new international onboard product standard across its Boeing 777 and 787 fleets, the 777-200LR aircraft operating to Sydney have the same international onboard product standards across 40 International Business Class suites, 24 Premium Economy and 236 Economy Class seats. 


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All Air Canada flights provide for Aeroplan accumulation and redemption and, for eligible customers, priority check-in, Maple Leaf Lounge access, priority boarding and other benefits.

Here’s a look at the schedule:

Flight From To Connects to Departs YVR Arrives
AC549 Newark 19:00 Vancouver 21:45 AC035 - Brisbane (BNE) 23:45 BNE - 07:15 +2 days
AC549 Newark 19:00 Vancouver 21:45 AC033 - Sydney (SYD) 23:40 SYD - 08:15 +2 days
AC036 Brisbane 10:40 Vancouver 07:15 AC548 - Newark (EWR) 09:05 EWR - 17:05
AC034 Sydney 10:10 Vancouver AC548 - Newark (EWR) 09:05 EWR - 17:05

This summer, Air Canada has launched new international services between Vancouver-Brisbane, Vancouver-Dublin, Toronto-Glasgow, Toronto-Budapest, Toronto-London-Gatwick, Toronto-Prague, Toronto-Warsaw, Toronto-Seoul, Montreal-Casablanca, and Montreal-Lyon, with Vancouver-Delhi to launch this fall. Last year, Air Canada launched new international services between Toronto-Delhi, Toronto-Amsterdam, Toronto-Dubai, Montreal-Venice, Montreal-Mexico City and Vancouver-Osaka.