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Air Canada axes sole flight owing to coronavirus slump – The Royal Gazette

Designed: Dec 30, 2020 08:00 AM

Flights suspended: An Air Canada jet in flight (File photograph)

Air Canada is to ground its flights to Bermuda for additional than a thirty day period.

The airline explained its Toronto to Bermuda company would be suspended from January 8 to February 12 for the reason that of a huge slump in enterprise prompted by the coronavirus.

A spokeswoman for Air Canada explained: “Air Canada at the moment operates a person flight weekly to Bermuda from Toronto.

Reflecting present-day current market ailments, this flight will be quickly suspended …”

WestJet, also Canadian, confirmed that its suspension of lots of worldwide flights, including the support from Toronto to Bermuda, would stay in force.

A spokeswoman for the airline mentioned: “The Covid-19 disaster hit WestJet and the world aviation business with devastating pressure.

“Since the starting of March, guest visitors has dropped significantly – we are