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Air Canada's Beijing & Shanghai flights remain suspended

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  •   02-26-2020  8:45 am

Air Canada's Beijing & Shanghai flights remain suspended

Air Canada is extending the suspension of its flights between Canada and Beijing and Shanghai until April 10, 2020.

In addition, Air Canada will also extend the suspension of its Toronto-Hong Kong service until April 30.

The carrier’s services to Beijing and Shanghai were initially suspended for the month of February following the Government of Canada's Jan. 29 advisory discouraging non-essential travel to China, in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan.

READ MORE: Air Canada suspends all flights to Beijing & Shanghai

Air Canada will continue to monitor this evolving situation closely in consultation with the Public Health Agency of Canada, Transport Canada and Global Affairs and will adjust its schedule as appropriate.

Air Canada operates direct flights to Beijing and Shanghai from Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver.

Flights to Hong Kong

Air Canada is also extending the suspension of its daily non-stop Toronto-Hong Kong flights until April 30, reflecting reduced market demand. The airline's daily, non-stop Vancouver-Hong Kong flights will accommodate customers originally booked on its Toronto-Hong Kong flights.

Air Canada normally operates 14 weekly flights to Hong Kong, seven from Toronto and seven from Vancouver.

Flights to and from Taipei remain unaffected.

More details are available here.


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