Review of Air Canada flight Vancouver Calgary in Economy

Airline Air Canada
Flight AC206
Class Economy
Seat 20A
Aircraft Airbus A319
Flight time 01:00
Take-off 03 Jul 22, 09:00
Arrival at 03 Jul 22, 11:00
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FlyAlex
By GOLD 221
Published on 28th July 2022

Hi,

Being a Star Alliance Gold member I checked in at the dedicated Air Canada priority section of the Domestic terminal. 


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Security was quite quick and soon I was airside doing some spotting while walking to the Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge.


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The lounge entrance is at the lower floor.


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The lounge at the upper level is rather big however already looking worn and was also surprisingly full for a Sunday morning.


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The buffet offered some very basic continental breakfast staff.


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Additionally via an app you could order some warm dishes. I had an omelette which arrived ca. 15 minutes later in a not so nice looking paper box. Taste whise it was actually very dry.


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Some aircraft action on the apron before heading to the gate.


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This is the Airbus in Air Canada's old livery bringing me to Calgary today.


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Boarding process was well organized by groups.


I passed the comfortable looking Business Class section before continuing to the back of the plane.


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My window seat was comfortable and still of an older design. A monitor was available at every seat which is nice.


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A safety video started after a short delay and we taxied out.


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We took off into rainy and cloudy skies for this short 1 hour hop.


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Soon a trolley came down the aisle and everybody was offered a free drink of choice plus a small snack free of charge. This service was very nice and totally fine for such a short flight in Economy.


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We started our descend and soon landed at Calgary in cloudy and grey conditions.



Thanks for reading,
FlyAlex 

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Verdict

Air Canada

8.5/10
Cabin8.0
Cabin crew8.0
Entertainment/wifi9.0
Meal/catering9.0

Vancouver - YVR

8.3/10
Efficiency8.0
Access9.0
Services8.0
Cleanliness8.0

Calgary - YYC

7.5/10
Efficiency8.0
Access7.0
Services7.0
Cleanliness8.0

Conclusion

A nice short flight with a free snack service in Economy Class.

Information on the route Vancouver (YVR) Calgary (YYC)

The contributors of Flight-Report published 8 reviews of 3 airlines on the route Vancouver (YVR) → Calgary (YYC).


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The airline with the best average rating is Air Canada with 7.5/10.

The average flight time is 1 hours and 16 minutes.

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