AC Rouge to offer high-speed WiFi on A319s

Air Canada Rouge is now offering travellers high-speed, satellite internet aboard its Airbus A319 aircraft.

"Air Canada was the first Canadian carrier to offer customers in-flight connectivity and today, we are pleased to extend this service on Air Canada Rouge. High-speed internet is another great on-board entertainment option for our customers and strengthens Air Canada Rouge's promise to provide a wonderful beginning and ending to any vacation," said Benjamin Smith, President, Passenger Airlines at Air Canada.

The new 2KU service by Gogo will be available on all 20 Air Canada Rouge narrow-body A319s this month. To coincide with the launch, on these aircraft, Air Canada Rouge is also updating its wireless In-Flight Entertainment experience to the next generation of gate-to-gate, on-demand entertainment and information.

Air Canada plans to complete installation of satellite internet service on all Air Canada Rouge A321 and Boeing 767-300ER aircraft by the end of 2018. Pricing packages will be available so customers can choose a level of service that suits their individual needs.