Air Canada Cargo starts freighter service to Punta Cana

MONTREAL — Air Canada and Air Canada Cargo has operated its first commercial flight into Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, with its Boeing 767 freighter.

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The service will be operated once per week.

“We are excited to add yet another destination to our expanding freighter network. This new service builds upon our capabilities to serve the island through Air Canada’s passenger network, providing consistent year-round cargo capacity for our key customers in the region,” said Jon Turner, vice-president, Cargo at Air Canada.

Air Canada Cargo’s flight to Punta Cana is the latest addition to its worldwide freighter network, following recently launched freighter services to San José, Basel, Liege, Dallas, Atlanta and Bogota.