The French airline Europe Airpost launches scheduled flights from Halifax to Glasgow and Paris
Halifax, N.S. – Europe Airpost announces the launch of a series of scheduled flights departing from Halifax Stanfield International Airport to Glasgow and Paris‐Charles‐de‐Gaulle during the 2014 summer season.
Every week between July 4 and August 29, Europe Airpost will connect Halifax, Glasgow and Paris.
The schedule for the new routes is as follows:
Departs from Paris-CDG 1:00 p.m. – Arrives in Glasgow 1:40 p.m.
Departs from Glasgow 2:30 p.m. – Arrives in Halifax 5:00 p.m.
Departs from Halifax 10:00 a.m. – Arrives in Glasgow 8:00 p.m.
Departs from Glasgow 8:50 p.m. – Arrives in Paris-CDG 11:30 p.m.
(All times specified are local and subject to government approval. )
The flights will be carried out with a Boeing 737-700, configured in a two-class lay-out, with a capacity of 128 seats: 24 in Premium Economy class and 104 in Economy class.
Prices will start at 860 $CAD for a round trip, with all taxes and baggage fees included (within the authorized baggage allowance)
“The launch of this new route meets Europe Airpost strategy of diversification with the operation of a series of scheduled flights. The Boeing 737-700 aircraft of the company perfectly suits the needs of a summer transatlantic connection between Halifax, Glasgow and Paris,” declares Jean-François Dominiak, CEO of Europe Airpost.
“We are very pleased to welcome Europe Airpost to our region,” says Tom Ruth, President & CEO of Halifax International Airport Authority. “Their new service to Glasgow and Paris – two very popular European destinations – takes full advantage of pent-up demand to these markets and complements our 2014 summer schedule of flights.”
Europe Airpost, a member of the international ASL Aviation Group, is one of the top French airlines. Europe Airpost is a unique airline with dual activities: passenger and freight.
Heir of the prestigious Aéropostale, Europe Airpost celebrated its 13th anniversary in 2013.
The airline has around 600 employees and operates a fleet comprising 18 Boeing 737 aircraft. It annually transports 650,000 passengers and posts a turnover of 236 million euros.
The airline reports quality of service standards among the highest in the market, with regularity rates of 100% and punctuality departure within 15 minutes rates of 95.4% for the passenger activity.
Tickets will be available early January through travel agencies, online websites, and on Europe Airpost website: www.europeairpost.com. Call center: 1-866-670-6059 (Monday to Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 18:00 p.m. and Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.)
For any information, you can contact eapcanada@@europeairpost.fr
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+33 6 80 12 56 44