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The first commercial flight of an Airbus A220 aircraft took off from Montréal’s YUL airport yesterday morning. The first passengers travelling on this Air Canada-operated aircraft were welcomed with many surprises to mark this important event.

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A mural evocative of the city’s vibrant alleyways through its striking patterns and colours can now be admired by passengers in the transborder zone of YUL Montréal-Trudeau International Airport.

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For the very first time, YUL Montréal-Trudeau International Airport has welcomed a record 20 million passengers in a single year. To mark the occasion, December 20 is a day of festivities for all travellers, featuring a full program of activities to celebrate this important milestone.

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YUL Montréal-Trudeau International Airport is expected to welcome an average of 55,000 travellers per day during the holiday period. YUL is ending the year on a strong note, with a total of 152 direct destinations leaving from Montréal and a record 20 million passengers. The year 2020 promises to be just as exceptional with the launch of new routes such as Bogota, Copenhagen, Nashville and Seattle.

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ADM Aéroports de Montréal is forming a new partnership with Le Groupe Axess, a Drummondville-based company that specializes in the manufacture of carpets made entirely of recycled materials. The company, which recovers aircraft tires for the manufacture of quality carpets with a 10-year guarantee, will offer a unique flooring solution for the new P4 parking lot at YUL Montréal-Trudeau International Airport.

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ADM Aéroports de Montréal is completing the construction of its brand new centre dedicated to connections which will start welcoming its first passengers on December 11. Representing an investment of $50 million, fully funded by ADM, this new infrastructure is essential for the development of YUL Montréal-Trudeau International Airport’s air service and reaffirms its status as a hub for international air traffic.

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Concerned about the impact of airport activities on neighbouring communities, ADM launched the WebTrak application last May to provide residents with information about aircraft flying over Greater Montréal. Now, ADM has produced an “Understanding WebTrak” information video to make the app easier to use.

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ADM Aéroports de Montréal welcomes the announcement by Québec Premier François Legault and Tourism Minister Caroline Proulx regarding the Explore Québec program which enables more visitors to benefit from attractive travel packages at discounted prices to promote tourism regions.

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New direct flights now confirmed for the winter season will soon be offered out of YUL Montréal–Trudeau International Airport, as the city continues to attract travellers from all over the world. Such a wide variety of available destinations continues to establish YUL as an important international hub.

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ADM Aéroports de Montréal has released its operating results at September 30, 2019, showing that passenger traffic is still growing strongly, particularly in the international sector. Over the last nine months, the number of passengers at YUL Montréal-Trudeau International Airport increased by 4.8% over the same period last year and EBITDA (excess of revenues over expenses before financial expenses, taxes and depreciation and impairment of property and equipment) totalled $284.7 million.

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