By Admin. Updated 10:37 p.m., Wednesday, June 29, 2022, Atlantic Standard Time (GMT-4).
The Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Tourism Authority has confirmed that Air Canada Rouge will resume its non-stop flight service here.
In an update published on June 28, the Tourism Authority stated that the non-stop service will resume on Friday, November 4, 2022, once weekly.
Twice weekly flights will be offered on Tuesdays and Fridays starting December 20, 2022.
In January, 2022, Air Canada announced that was suspending its service to several Caribbean destinations including St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
These suspensions took effect on January 24 until April 30, 2022.
The suspensions had come just weeks after the airline resumed flights to St. Vincent and the Grenadines on December 6, 2021.
The other affected Caribbean destinations included Antigua and Barbuda, Curacao, Aruba, Exuma, Grenada, Bermuda, Grand Cayman, Santo Domingo, Cuba, Saint Maarten and St Kitts and Nevis
The service to Samana and Puerto Plata have also been suspended.
At the time, Air Canada had said that the suspensions were to help ensure that Canadians are not stranded abroad, they plan to operate a number of one-way commercial flights from affected destinations in order to return customers at the suspended destinations to Canada.
By Demion McTair
One News St. Vincent
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