/R E P E A T -- Media advisory/Photo opp: Air Canada to Present its New Leisure Carrier/

MONTREAL, Dec. 17, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Media are invited to attend a news conference where Air Canada senior executives will present the company's new leisure carrier. Ben Smith, Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, Air Canada and Michael Friisdahl, President and Chief Executive Officer of Air Canada's Leisure Group will discuss details and strategy of Air Canada's latest venture, followed by a question period and interview availability.

What:  Official presentation of Air Canada's new leisure carrier
Who:  Air Canada Executives
When:  11:15 a.m. on Tuesday, December 18, 2012.  Media requiring time to set up
equipment are requested to arrive at 11:00 a.m.
Where:  Theatre 1 at the Cineplex Odeon in Yonge-Dundas Square (formely AMC Yonge
& Dundas 24) Toronto, Ontario
Photo opp:  The news conference will be followed by a photo opp at 12:00 noon outside
on Dundas Square when Air Canada will begin giving away discounts to
exciting international vacation destinations for 10,000 lucky downtown
passersby and shoppers
RSVP: Manon Chabot, Air Canada Corporate Communications; (514) 422-7794,
via email: manon.chabot@aircanada.ca




For further information:


Isabelle Arthur (Montréal) (514) 422-5788
Peter Fitzpatrick (Toronto) (416) 263-5576
Angela Mah (Vancouver) (604) 270-5741