LONGUEUIL, QC, Aug. 9, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - On July 31, Serge Charron, President of Pascan Aviation, announced that Saint John Airport will be the first in New Brunswick to be served by PASCAN. Today, Mr. Charron announced the Monday-Friday schedule of flights, starting on September 17, between Quebec City and Saint John, Bonaventure and Fermont/Wabush:
| FLIGHT 733
Quebec City (YQB) to Saint John (YSJ)
Departure: 07:30 - Arrival: 09:45 (local time)
Saint John (YSJ) to Bonaventure (YVB)
Departure: 10:10 (local time) - Arrival: 09:55 (Bonaventure)
Bonaventure (YVB) to Fermont/Wabush (YWK)
Departure: 10:25 - Arrival: 12:45 (local time)
| FLIGHT 734
Fermont/Wabush (YWK) to Bonaventure (YVB)
Departure: 14:50 (local time) - Arrival: 15:10
Bonaventure (YVB) to Saint John (YSJ)
Departure: 15:50 - Arrival: 17:35 (local time)
Saint John (YSJ) to Quebec City (YQB)
Departure: 18:00 (local time) - Arrival: 18:15
Mr. Charron pointed out that "since announcing this new destination, we've received several messages of congratulations, and inquiries from a number of companies about travel arrangements for their employees. Our fares are available on our website at www.pascan.com, and passengers can book online or by calling 1-888-885-8777. PASCAN will initially use JetStream 32 planes and eventually switch to ATR-42s."
PROMOTION FOR PASSENGERS FLYING FROM SAINT JOHN AIRPORT
Passengers who book a flight between Saint John, NB, and any one of the 17 destinations served by PASCAN between August 7 and November 30, 2012, could win roundtrip airfare for two between Saint John and Montreal (Saint-Hubert), including a two-night stay at Hôtel Brossard (www.hotelbrossard.com) and a surprise activity, depending on the season. Passengers are entered in the contest automatically on booking.
ABOUT PASCAN AVIATION INC.
PASCAN Aviation is the largest independent airline in Quebec. The company, whose head office is located at the Montreal Saint-Hubert Airport in Longueuil, employs 315 people, including 85 pilots. Pascan Aviation owns a fleet of 25 turboprop planes assigned to daily regional and cargo flights to 17 destinations in Quebec and Labrador. Starting on September 17, 2012, flights will run between the Saint John Airport, in New Brunswick, and Quebec City, Bonaventure and Fermont/Wabush. PASCAN offers charter flights to anywhere in North America. The company also owns and operates ultra-modern and specialized medical evacuation (medevac) equipment.
Image with caption: "For your chance to win roundrip airfare for two between Saint John and Montreal (Saint-Hubert) (CNW Group/Pascan Aviation inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20120809_C5900_PHOTO_EN_16749.jpg
Image with caption: "Flights schedule (CNW Group/Pascan Aviation inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20120809_C5900_PHOTO_EN_16764.jpg
Image with caption: "Destinations map (CNW Group/Pascan Aviation inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20120809_C5900_PHOTO_EN_16765.jpg
SOURCE: Pascan Aviation inc.
For further information:
Monique Letarte, Relationist, cell: 514-497-6723