Air 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.
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.