Air Canada offers attractive savings to fly as much as you want with the 'Winter Getaway Pass'

    MONTREAL, Oct. 30 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada launched today a special
Flight Pass promotion offering attractive savings with the freedom of
unlimited travel this winter to destinations across Canada and between Canada
and the U.S. On sale now until December 2, 2007, Air Canada's 'Winter Getaway
Pass' is offered as a single traveller or two traveller pass, for unlimited
flying on Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays with choices of three North American
geographic travel zones, and a choice of either a one or two month travel
period this winter season. Priced starting as low as $529 plus GST for a
single traveller one month pass, the 'Winter Getaway Pass' includes all
applicable airport fees and charges, complimentary seat selection and a set
amount of Aeroplan non status miles based on geographic zone and travel period
purchased. The two-traveller "Winter Getaway Pass" offers even further value
with a 10% discount compared to purchasing two single travel passes.
    "Our 'Winter Getaway Pass' is a great opportunity for Canadians to sample
the freedom of unlimited travel while exploring North America themselves or
with a companion at a very good price," said Charles McKee, Vice President,
Marketing. "Since Air Canada introduced Flight Passes more than three years
ago, we have seen their popularity increase significantly with more and more
repeat purchases. We are offering the "Winter Getaway Pass" to encourage even
more customers to experience the value, flexibility and convenience that come
with travelling on Air Canada's Flight Passes."
    Customers can learn more about how to select and use Flight Passes by
taking the interactive virtual tour "What's a Flight Pass?" at

    Choices of Three North American Geographic Zones

    Air Canada's 'Winter Getaway Pass' is valid for travel from all
67 destinations in Canada the carrier serves, with three geographic travel
zones to choose from:
    Eastern Zone (within eastern Canada including Manitoba, or between
eastern Canada and the eastern US),
    Western Zone (within western Canada including Manitoba, or between
western Canada and the western US, excluding Hawaii and Alaska),
    North America Zone (excludes Mexico, Hawaii, Alaska and Caribbean).

    Choices of Two Travel Periods

    Air Canada's 'Winter Getaway Pass' can be purchased for unlimited travel
on Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays for either a one-month period from
January 8, 2008 to February 5, 2008 inclusive, or a two-month period from
January 8, 2008 to March 4, 2008 inclusive.

    About Air Canada

    Air Canada was ranked in 2007 as the "Best Airline in North America" for
the second time in three years in an independent passenger survey of
14 million air travellers conducted by Skytrax. In addition, Air Canada was
recently voted 'Best Airline in North America' and 'Best Airline in Canada' by
the readers of Global Traveler magazine, and 'Best Business Class to Canada'
by the readers of Business Traveler magazine. In 2007, Air Canada was
recognized by the editors of Air Transport World as the airline industry
leader in market innovation, specifically Air Canada's success in implementing
an innovative and transparent pricing structure, its effectiveness in using
online technology to meet consumers' needs and its fleet-wide renewal with a
consistent, market-leading onboard product among North American airlines.
    Air Canada and Air Canada Jazz operate more non-stop flights within
Canada and to the United States than any other airline. Within Canada, the
carriers operate around 960 non-stop flights per day on 131 routes to and from
67 airports. Between Canada and the United States, the carriers operate more
than 390 non-stop fights per day on 89 routes to and from 51 U.S. and seven
Canadian destinations.

For further information:
For further information: Isabelle Arthur (Montréal), (514) 422-5788;
Angela Mah (Vancouver), (604) 270-5741; Peter Fitzpatrick (Toronto), (416)
263-5576; Internet: