Air Transat Onboard Experience Enhancements
Air Transat Onboard Experience Enhancements
As of May 1, 2017, Air Transat will be launching several initiatives to enhance our passengers inflight experience, reinforcing our position as leader in vacation travel.
› Introducing The Chef’s Menu by Daniel Vézina Our new partnership with Daniel Vezina allows us to offer our Club Class passengers gourmet meals inspired by the renowned Quebec chef’s signature recipes. This haute cuisine menu is in addition to the many privileges already available with our Club Class upgrade. A limited number of The Chef’s Menu by Daniel Vezina meals will also be available to passengers in economy for an extra charge, on transatlantic flights as of May 1, 2017 and on South destination flights beginning July 1, 2017.
› NEW! Bistro Menu on transatlantic flights Economy Class passengers on our transatlantic flights will enjoy a new, even tastier Bistro menu. On overnight flights bound for Europe, we will be serving a choice of three hot sandwiches, on daytime flights to Canada, there will be a choice of three hot dishes. All meals will be accompanied by a glass of wine and dessert.
› Club Class now available on our B737 aircraft Club Class service, previously available only on Airbus aircraft and on our domestic routes, is being extended to the Boeing 737s serving our South and Florida destinations. Our 737-800s will be fitted with 10 Club seats up front; 737-700s with eight. To provide more space for passengers, the seats in the middle of each row will remain unoccupied and be equipped with a seat-blocker table. The exclusive benefits and priority services that come with Club Class will be available to all of our passengers.
› Option Plus modifications on all flights
As of May 1, 2017 sparkling wine will be served by the glass
instead of an individual bottle, refills will be readily available.
On South and Florida flights, a variety of sandwiches or
pizza will be offered from our Bistro menu, replacing the
tapas box. All other benefits, priority services and additional
baggage allowance will remain the same.
You will visit the following 5 places:
Cuba, officially the Republic of Cuba, is a sovereign state comprising the islands of Cuba, Isla de la Juventud and several archipelagos in the Caribbean Sea. The capital and largest city Havana. Havana had a large number of shows, events, and casinos catering to tourists. Geographically, Cuba is considered part of North America and culturally, it is considered part of Latin America. The island became a U.S. protectorate in 1898, and in 1902 it gained substantial independence. Between 1902 and 1959, many U.S. citizens lived in Cuba or frequently travelled to Cuba. It is the largest island in the Caribbean, and the second-most populous after Hispaniola, with over 11 million inhabitants. It is a multiethnic country whose people,culture and customs derive from diverse origins, including the aboriginal Taíno and Ciboney peoples, the long period of Spanish colonialism, the introduction of African slaves, and a close relationship with the Soviet Union in the Cold War. Cuba is ranked high in human development by the United Nations, and performs well in health and education. In 2015, it became the first country to eradicate mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis, a milestone hailed by the World Health Organization as "one of the greatest public health achievements possible".
Mexico is a land of extremes, with high mountains and deep canyons in the center of the country, sweeping deserts in the north, and dense rain forests in the south and east. It is located between the U.S and Central America. Ancient ruins such as Teotihuacan (Aztec) and Chichen Itza (Mayan) are scattered throughout the country, as are Spanish colonial-era towns. In capital Mexico City, upscale shops, renowned museums and gourmet restaurants cater to modern life.
The Dominican Republic is a sovereign state on the island of Hispaniola, in the Greater Antilles archipelago in the Caribbean Caribbean region. Though known for its wonderful beaches, all-inclusive resorts and golfing, it has a varied terrain comprising rainforest, savannah and highlands, including Pico Duarte, the Caribbean’s tallest mountain. For the adventure tourist this Caribbean country offers a diverse countryside comprising tropical rainforests, arid desert expanses, alpine ranges and steamy mangrove swamps. It's a playground for trekkers, mountain bike enthusiasts and water-sport junkies!