MONTREAL, June 18, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Transat is proud to have been
associated with the Grands Prix Cyclistes de Québec et Montréal from the very beginning. Canada's leading leisure airline is lending its
support to these high level cycling competitions for the third year in
Air Transat is pleased to support these increasingly popular
international competitions that showcase Quebec as a high calibre and
unique destination for sporting events in North America.
A wide-body A330 will transport more than 300 participants and their
entourage, as well as their equipment, from Paris to Quebec City on
September 4, 2012. The races will be held on September 7 in Quebec City
and on September 9 in Montreal. A second chartered flight will fly the
cyclists back to Paris on September 10, 2012.
In May, Air Transat unveiled its new cabin boasting an innovative and
sleek design with individual entertainment systems, ergonomic seats in
Italian leather and mood lighting. With its newly designed cabin, Air
Transat redefines industry standards by offering travellers the best
flight experience in the country. By the end of June 2012, three Airbus
A330s will feature the new cabins. The remaining cabins will be
redesigned gradually over the next two years.
About Air Transat
Air Transat is Canada's leading holiday travel airline. Every year, it
carries some 3 million passengers to nearly 60 destinations in 25
countries aboard its fleet of Airbus wide-body jets. The company
employs approximately 2,000 people. Air Transat is a business unit of
Transat A.T. Inc., an integrated international tour operator with more
than 60 destination countries and that distributes products in over 50
SOURCE TRANSAT A.T. INC.
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Manager, National Marketing
Transat Tours Canada
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