Central Mountain Air Announces Service for Grande Prairie

Central Mountain Air (CMA) is excited to announce scheduled service between Grande Prairie and Edmonton starting on June 28, 2021, and continuing through until November 6, 2021. This service will help enable economic recovery and be provisioned by an 18 passenger Beechcraft 1900D aircraft. Service will start with 8 round trip flights per week, with two times daily service on Mondays and Wednesdays, and an emphasis on early flights to start the week, and late flights through the end of the week.

“We are excited to welcome CMA to our airport and appreciate their confidence in our regional market”, indicates Brian Grant, CEO of the Grande Prairie Airport. “We have been working hard to reconnect our region with Edmonton and we are fortunate to have a new air carrier join our market to provide additional options for air travel”.

“This is very good news for our community and region”, says Commission chairperson Fletcher Bootle. “Having a link to our provincial capital is critical and we look forward to strong regional support for this service.”

CMA is excited to work with the YQU and YEG airport on this route and continue to expand offerings with time. This new route will not only provide those traveling from Grande Prairie with direct flights to Edmonton but will also provide convenient connections through CMA’s travel route to Prince George, High Level, and Fort St. John. In addition to this, connections are available through CMA’s interline partners which allows passengers seamless travel through hub airports, offering through baggage and boarding passes to their final destination.

“Today’s announcement is exciting news for our city and the region. Having a new carrier invest in our market demonstrates an important confidence in our local economy, and is going to increase accessibility and opportunity for our local businesses and residents” commented Mayor Jackie Clayton. “We are proud to welcome Central Mountain Air to Grande Prairie and look forward to their future success.”

In capturing the view from Edmonton, “Central Mountain Air is an important regional partner and we’re glad to see it ramping up service to these four communities and Edmonton International Airport. These 33 weekly flights will improve regional air service and help rebuild important business connections for essential travel. Thank you, CMA, for increasing service at our airport. ”commented Tom Ruth, President and CEO Edmonton International Airport.

To celebrate their summer flight schedule launch, CMA is offering 10% off base airfares using promo code SUMMER21.

The promo code is valid for all scheduled flights starting June 01, 2021 with no blackout periods. This deal is only available on bookings through the CMA website and is not available through your travel agent. CMA has extended its Flexible Booking and Cancellation Policy for bookings until June 20, 2021 for travel through to November 7, 2021 to give you peace of mind when making your booking.

Book from May 11, 2021 until May 25, 2021 @ 11:59PM PST

For travel between June 01, 2021, and November 6, 2021

See route schedule below and CMA’s full schedule at: flycma.com/schedule 

GRANDE PRAIRIE SCHEDULE

(M-Monday, T-Tuesday, W-Wednesday, R-Thursday, F-Friday, S-Saturday, U-Sunday)

 Departure Arrival Stops Day of the Week Flights per Week
Grande Prairie      Edmonton Non-Stop    M,T,W, R,F,U 8
Grande Prairie Fort St. John 1 M, W, R 3
Grande Prairie High Level 1 M, W 2
Grande Prairie Prince George 2 M, W 2

Central Mountain Air Releases Summer Flight Schedule — Central Mountain Air (flycma.com)

About Central Mountain Air Ltd.

Established in 1987, CMA is a Western Canadian privately owned and operated company. CMA provides scheduled flights to twelve communities, cargo to ten, and charter flights throughout British Columbia, Alberta, and Western Canada. For more information, and to learn about CMA's enhanced COVID-19 safety procedures, visit flycma.com.