French airline Europe Airpost announced scheduled flights from Halifax Stanfield International Airport to Glasgow and Paris‐Charles‐de‐Gaulle

The French airline Europe Airpost launches scheduled flights from Halifax to Glasgow and Paris

Halifax, N.S., Canada, 2013-12-10 — / — Halifax, N.S. – Europe Airpost announces the launch of a series of scheduled flights departing from Halifax Stanfield International Airport to Glasgow and Paris‐Charles‐de‐Gaulle during the 2014 summer season.

Every week between July 4 and August 29, Europe Airpost will connect Halifax, Glasgow and Paris.

The schedule for the new routes is as follows:

Departs from Paris-CDG 1:00 p.m. – Arrives in Glasgow 1:40 p.m.
Departs from Glasgow 2:30 p.m. – Arrives in Halifax 5:00 p.m.

Departs from Halifax 10:00 a.m. – Arrives in Glasgow 8:00 p.m.
Departs from Glasgow 8:50 p.m. – Arrives in Paris-CDG 11:30 p.m.
(All times specified are local and subject to government approval. )

The flights will be carried out with a Boeing 737-700, configured in a two-class lay-out, with a capacity of 128 seats: 24 in Premium Economy class and 104 in Economy class.

Prices will start at 860 $CAD for a round trip, with all taxes and baggage fees included (within the authorized baggage allowance)

“The launch of this new route meets Europe Airpost strategy of diversification with the operation of a series of scheduled flights. The Boeing 737-700 aircraft of the company perfectly suits the needs of a summer transatlantic connection between Halifax, Glasgow and Paris,” declares Jean-François Dominiak, CEO of Europe Airpost.

“We are very pleased to welcome Europe Airpost to our region,” says Tom Ruth, President & CEO of Halifax International Airport Authority. “Their new service to Glasgow and Paris – two very popular European destinations – takes full advantage of pent-up demand to these markets and complements our 2014 summer schedule of flights.”

Europe Airpost, a member of the international ASL Aviation Group, is one of the top French airlines. Europe Airpost is a unique airline with dual activities: passenger and freight.

Heir of the prestigious Aéropostale, Europe Airpost celebrated its 13th anniversary in 2013.

The airline has around 600 employees and operates a fleet comprising 18 Boeing 737 aircraft. It annually transports 650,000 passengers and posts a turnover of 236 million euros.

The airline reports quality of service standards among the highest in the market, with regularity rates of 100% and punctuality departure within 15 minutes rates of 95.4% for the passenger activity.

Tickets will be available early January through travel agencies, online websites, and on Europe Airpost website: Call center: 1-866-670-6059 (Monday to Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 18:00 p.m. and Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.)

For any information, you can contact

Follow Europe Airpost on Twitter: @europeairpost

For more information about Europe Airpost contact:
Claude Foucault
+33 6 80 12 56 44