Canada’s new model y is expected to be launched in 2018, the company announced Monday.
The Air Canada Y is a single seat passenger aircraft with a maximum gross weight of 4,100 kilograms, according to the company.
Air Canada Y will be the airline’s first passenger aircraft to carry the new model Y performance suite of advanced technology including the latest in advanced cabin lighting, noise reduction, high speed flight control, advanced cockpit data monitoring and enhanced cabin ventilation systems.
As part of the aircraft’s first-of-its-kind offering, the Y will carry the Canadian-made Air Canada X5, the world’s most advanced helicopter.
“This is an exciting time for our Air Canada family and we are excited to introduce the new Air Canada y,” said Air Canada CEO Tom Hicks in a statement.
In addition to the Air Canada x5, which will also be the company’s most-previously launched aircraft, the new Y is expected as well to include the Boeing 737 Max, the largest aircraft in the company today.
At a press conference, Air Canada also revealed the new ys design features including an upgraded flight deck, new aircraft lighting systems and new flight data recording and navigation systems.
The new Air Force model y also includes the world-first digital navigation system that allows for automatic navigation, which allows pilots to get on and off the aircraft more quickly and efficiently.
The company also said the new models y will have a range of different routes.
This is a new product line, and Air Canada is not only introducing the new product, but the whole line of models, it said.
These new models also include a new AirCanada y aircraft, with the latest aerodynamic enhancements and technology that enables the aircraft to fly faster and further, according the company statement.
Air Canada said the y will be available for pre-order beginning this spring.