Air Canada Announces 2018/2019 Winter Schedule for
Sun Destinations from Vancouver.
Schedule includes increased frequencies and new service to Kauai, Hawaii from YVR.
Today, Air Canada announced additional service for its 2018/2019 winter schedule out of Vancouver
International Airport (YVR), which includes increased frequencies and new service to Lihue Airport (LIH)
in Kauai, Hawaii.
All flights from Vancouver to Kauai, Honolulu, Maui and Kona, along with other popular sun destinations in Mexico, will operate on Air Canada’s new mainline Boeing 737 MAX fleet.
The schedule will take effect starting from October 2018.
From December 2018 to April 2019, the YVR-LIH route will offer a three-time weekly service.
Lihue is the second largest town on the Hawaiian island of Kauai, which is known as a cultural and historical
getaway. The route will use a Boeing 737 MAX, which uses 20 per cent less fuel per seat than the original Next-Generation 737. Air Canada has configured the cabin to include North American Business and Economy class seats.
With 41 weekly flights next winter to Hawaii, the launch of new flights to Kauai, as well as double the number of
flights from Western Canada will offer day-time return flight options from Honolulu and Maui to
The new 737 MAX is the
mainstay of the refreshed North American fleet, and customers are already enjoying the next generation aircraft.
In addition to the new service to Kauai, Air Canada’s increased frequencies from YVR include:
Vancouver-Honolulu: Twice daily (B737 MAX)
Vancouver-Maui: Twice daily (B737 MAX)
Vancouver-Kona: Four times weekly (B737 MAX)
Vancouver-Cancun: Four times weekly (B737 MAX)
Vancouver-Ixtapa: Three times weekly (B737 MAX)
Vancouver-Puerto Vallarta: Four times weekly (B737 MAX)
Vancouver-Los Cabos: Three times weekly (B737 MAX)
Vancouver-Phoenix: Daily (A320)
Vancouver-Palm Springs: Daily (A320
McArthurGlen Retail Outlet Village At Vancouver to commence construction of Phase II.
New phase will introduce 84,000 sq ft and 35 new brands
After welcoming nearly ten million shoppers since opening in July 2015, the award-winning
McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver Airport is announcing the start of construction on Phase II.
Scheduled to open in Spring 2019, Phase II will deliver 84,000 square feet of additional retail space and
up to 35 new luxury, premium and lifestyle brands to the centre. In addition, the expansion will result in
the creation of 400 jobs for the construction and retail sectors.
The new phase will adjoin east of the existing centre and will mirror the current European design,
expanding on the centre’s notable open-air village style, with luxury piazzas, cobblestone walkways and
a variety of facades.
Phase II forms part of McArthurGlen Group’s plan to develop over 1.6 million square feet of retail space over the next three years across its 24-centre portfolio.