Regional Airline Commutair Expands Service into Canada

Beginning October 4, 2018, CommutAir will operate five daily roundtrips from New York/Newark (EWR) and Washington D.C. (IAD) to Montreal’s Pierre-Elliot Trudeau International Airport (YUL). Montreal is CommutAir’s first international destination since transitioning to an all-jet fleet.

Over the next few months, Commutair will increase its Canadian footprint by adding Quebec City (YQB) and Ottawa (YOW). CommutAir currently serves 35+ U.S destinations using the Embraer ERJ145.

“We’re thrilled to add international service into Canada and look forward to watching our route map continue its rapid expansion as monthly aircraft deliveries fuel our growth,” said Joel Raymond, Chief Operating Officer.


Through 2019, CommutAir is set to triple in size to an all-jet fleet of 61 Embraer aircraft and is actively hiring 400 pilots over the next two years. It’s industry-leading benefits include:

Fastest United Career Path Program (CPP) graduate: 2 Years 10 Days

Guaranteed Captain Pay after Year 1

Quarterly Captain Retention Bonuses

Rapid upgrades

Top-Tier pay and benefits – including the industry’s first and best Commuter policy

Electronic Flight Bags (EFB) for cockpit crew members

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