Inaugural Air Canada Rouge Flight to SVG



Dec 12, 2017

Today (Thursday December 142017), Air Canada Rouge will make its inaugural flight to the Argyle International Airport in St Vincent and the Grenadines adding another direct route for Canadian charterers. The service from Toronto will operate once weekly during the winter season until April 12,2018 using an A319 aircraft, with a capacity of 136 seats.

St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) is collection of 32 islands and cays in the Caribbean. The Grenadines, which stretch 45 miles south from the main island of St. Vincent, include eight inhabited islands: Young Island, Bequia, Mustique, Canouan, Mayreau, Union Island, Palm Island and Petit St.Vincent (PSV). The Tobago Cays (home of SVG’s national marine park) is a horseshoe shaped reef that shields five deserted islets and is known to have some of the best sailing waters in the world. For more information on the islands of St.Vincent and the Grenadines, visit

St. Vincent and the Grenadines Tourism Office 55 Town Centre Court # 403, Toronto, Ontario, M1P 4X4 Canada Tel: (416) 630-9292/Fax 🙁 416) 630-9291 E-mail:

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