Maple Leaf Lounge opening at YXE
Construction has begun on Air Canada's 17th Canadian-based Maple Leaf Lounge at Saskatoon's John G. Diefenbaker International Airport (YXE), which is slated to open in fall 2018. The 1,474-square-foot lounge will be located near gate 5, post-security, and will have a seating capacity for 40 guests.
"We look forward to opening our newest Maple Leaf Lounge in Saskatoon later this year which will offer our eligible customers an elevated airport experience, with a quiet place to relax or work before their flight," said Benjamin Smith, Air Canada's President, Passenger Airlines, in a statement released by the carrier.
Stephen Maybury, President and CEO of Skyxe Saskatoon Airport (YXE), added: "Skyxe Saskatoon Airport is delighted to partner with Air Canada to bring a Maple Leaf Lounge to Saskatoon. We know that many customers will enjoy the highly-anticipated lounge experience."