Media advisory - Porter Airlines to inaugurate Halifax service



    HALIFAX, June 27 /CNW/ - Porter Airlines introduces summer service to
Halifax on June 29, when its first flight touches down. Canada's newest air
carrier brings to passengers a focus on convenience, service and
sophistication when flying to Montreal, Ottawa and Toronto from Halifax.
    The summer schedule runs until Sept. 4.

    
    When:     Friday, June 29, 2007

    Where:    Halifax Stanfield International Airport
              1 Bell Boulevard
              Enfield, Nova Scotia
              (Check in at Porter Airlines counter)

    Who:      -  Eleanor Humphries, President and CEO, Halifax International
                 Airport Authority
              -  Robert Deluce, President and CEO, Porter Airlines

    Itinerary:

    -   10:45 - Media and invited guests check in at Porter Airlines counter
    -   11:00 - Eleanor Humphries and Robert Deluce arrive in Halifax on
        first Porter Airlines flight (scheduled)
        -  Media and invited guests watch arrival from observation desk;
           light refreshments served
        -  Ceremonial fire trucks water salute greet aircraft
    -   11:20 - Remarks delivered on observation deck followed by cake
        cutting and photo opportunities
    -   11:30 - First Porter Airlines flight departs Halifax (scheduled)
    -   11:45 - Interview availability
    -   12:45 - Porter Airlines flight arrives from Ottawa
    -   1:15 - Robert Deluce departs on Porter Airlines flight to Ottawa
        (scheduled)
    

    About Porter Airlines

    Porter Airlines Inc. is a regional passenger carrier based at Toronto
City Centre Airport. The airline currently serves Toronto, Ottawa and
Montreal, and Halifax. Porter plans to fly to at least 17 short-haul Canadian
and U.S. destinations. Visit www.flyporter.com or call (416) 619-8622 or
(888) 619-8622 for more information.





For further information:

For further information: Media contacts: Brad Cicero, MS&L (for Porter
Airlines), (416) 847-1305 or (416) 844-4039; Stacey Fowler, MS&L (for Porter
Airlines), (416) 847-1323; Peter Spurway, Halifax International Airport
Authority, (902) 873-6312 or (902) 221-4664


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