TORONTO, Sept. 22, 2011 /CNW/ - Porter Airlines has been awarded 16
additional slots at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport. A slot is
defined as a single take-off or landing.
The additional 16 slots give Porter a total of 172 at Toronto City
Airport. Porter currently operates 156 slots.
"We look forward to providing service to new destinations for our
passengers," said Robert Deluce, president and CEO of Porter Airlines.
"We will make specific route announcements as plans are finalized for
The slot allocation process is based on defined criteria set out by the
Toronto Port Authority's internationally-accredited, independent slot
About Porter Airlines
Porter Airlines is Canada's third-largest scheduled carrier, based at
Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport. Porter is an Official 4 Star
Airline® in the World Airline Star Rating® by Skytrax, committed to
offering speed, convenience and service as part of a premium travel
experience. A refined journey begins on the ground with comfortable
airport lounges and service-oriented team members. The experience
continues seamlessly in the air with spacious interiors and
well-appointed crew. Passengers enjoy complimentary services,
including free in-flight wine, beer and premium snacks, all aboard
The airline offers flights to Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City,
Moncton, Halifax, St. John's, Thunder Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, Sudbury,
Windsor, New York (Newark), Chicago (Midway), Boston (Logan), and has
seasonal flights to Mt. Tremblant, Que. and Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Join VIPorter frequent flyer program to earn a free flight after as few
as five one-way trips. Visit www.flyporter.com or call (888) 619-8622
for more information.
SOURCE Porter Airlines Inc.
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