November 17, 2023: Air Canada is thrilled to announce the return of its beloved Fan Flight program for the 2023/24 season. This exciting initiative aims to recognize and reward young sports fans who positively impact their communities.
Through Fan Flight, Air Canada will select a group of deserving young fans and provide them with an unforgettable NHL or NBA away game experience. Winners will receive a trip to a U.S. city to watch their favorite team play, exclusive behind-the-scenes access, and VIP treatment.
The program is open to Canadian residents aged 12 to 17 who are passionate about sports and demonstrate a commitment to their communities. Nominations can be submitted online at the Air Canada Fan Flight website.
“We are incredibly proud to bring back Fan Flight for another year,” said Air Canada’s Chief Marketing Officer. “This program is a way for us to celebrate the passion and dedication of young sports fans nationwide. We are excited to create once-in-a-lifetime experiences for these deserving individuals.”
In addition to the away game experience, Fan Flight winners will receive various other prizes, including Air Canada Aeroplan Miles, merchandise from their favorite team, and a chance to meet their sports heroes.
Air Canada Fan Flight is just one way the airline demonstrates its commitment to supporting young Canadians. The company also sponsors several minor sports leagues and teams and provides scholarships to deserving athletes.
“Air Canada is proud to be a part of the Canadian sports community,” said the Chief Marketing Officer. “We believe in the power of sports to inspire and motivate young people. We are committed to supporting the next generation of athletes and fans.”
The Fan Flight program is now accepting nominations. For more information and to submit a nomination, please visit the Air Canada Fan Flight website.