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PAL Airlines: New Aeroplan Partner

To the point Aeroplan members can now earn and redeem Aeroplan points with regional carrier PAL Airlines.

New Air Canada Partner

PAL Airlines is the new partner of the program Aeroplan! This Canadian airline follows a long list of new Aeroplan airline partners over the past two years: SunExpress, Aeromar, Air Mauritius, Oman Air, Gulf Air, Eurowings Discover, Air Dolomiti, Virgin Australia, Vistara, Azul, Air Serbia, Etihad, and Bamboo Airways.

You can earn and use points for travel with PAL Airlines now.

PAL Airlines primarily serves the Maritimes and Quebec from its hubs in Goose Bay, St. John’s and Wabush. The fleet consists of Dash 8-Q400, 8-Q300, 8-100 and Beech 1900D aircrafts, with capacities ranging from 16 to 76 passengers. Please note that PAL Airlines aircraft offer economy class only.

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PAL Airlines offers flights to the following cities:

  • YYT – St. Petersburg St. John’s, NL
  • YBX – Blanc Sablon, QC
  • ZUM – Churchill Falls, NL
  • YDF – Deer Lake, NL
  • YQX – Gander, NL
  • YGP – Gaspé, QC
  • YYR – Goose Bay, NL
  • YHO – Hopedale, NL
  • YMN – Makkovik, NL
  • YQM – Moncton, NB
  • YYY – Mont-Joli, QC
  • YUL – Montreal, QC
  • YDP – Dwarf, TNL
  • YNP – Natuashish, NL
  • YOW – Ottawa, ON
  • YSO – Postville, NL
  • YQB – Quebec City, QC
  • YRG – Rigolet, TNL
  • YZV – Sept-Îles, QC
  • YAY – St. Anthony, NL
  • YVO – Val-d’Or, QC
  • YWK – Wabush/Fermont
  • YGR – Magdalen Islands, QC

How to earn and redeem Aeroplan points with PAL Airlines

Redeem Aeroplan points with PAL Airlines

Here are the details you need to know when booking Aeroplan award tickets on PAL Airlines:

  • Flights are priced according to Aeroplan’s airline partner pricing. Later in 2023, there will be a transition to a new reward pricing chart for Aeroplan’s regional Canadian partners.
  • Members will be able to book PAL Airlines flights on, on the Air Canada mobile app or through the Aeroplan Centre
  • These flights may be combined with flights operated by Air Canada or other international airline partners
  • Points redemption applies to economy class only, as this is the only class PAL Airlines operates

Here is the price list:

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According to the Aeroplan fare structure and a quick calculation via the GCMAP tool, a flight from Montreal to St. John’s covers 1,008 miles, which is equivalent to redeeming 10,000 Aeroplan points.

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This means, for example, that with a welcome offer like the one currently in effect with the TDMD AeroplanMD Visa Infinite* Card, you could get multiple airline tickets with PAL Airlines using your Aeroplan points!

Earn Aeroplan points with PAL Airlines

Aeroplan members can earn Aeroplan points based on distance flown on all scheduled flights operated by PAL Airlines:

Class of Service Eligible booking classes Aeroplan Points (% of miles flown)
Economy Y, R 125 %
V, L, H, U 75 %
T, K, D, A, C 25 %
O, M, F

However, these flights do not contribute toward Aeroplan Status.

Bottom Line

This new partnership with Aeroplan will provide more opportunities for travellers in Quebec and the Maritimes to earn and use Aeroplan points.

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Jean-Maximilien is an expert in Canada and France about Loyalty programs, Credit cards and Travel. He is the Founding President of Milesopedia.

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