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Media Advisory - Vancouver 2010 sponsorship announcement
    MONTREAL, April 5 /CNW Telbec/ - The Vancouver Organizing Committee for
the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (VANOC), Air Canada and Olympic
and Paralympic athletes invite the media to a press conference in Montreal
Thursday, April 5, 2007 to announce  an exciting new partnership.  Details are
as follows:

    Date:   Thursday, April 5, 2007

    Time:   10:30 a.m. EDT
    Where:  Air Canada Base
            End of Côte Vertu West
            Ville St. Laurent, Quebec
            Special signage will be in place to direct guests and media

    In attendance will be John Furlong, Chief Executive Officer of VANOC, the
new Official Supporter's President and Chief Executive Officer, Montie Brewer,
and the following Canadian Olympic and Paralympic athletes:

    - Benoît Huot, Gold medalist, Swimming
    - Marc Gagnon, Gold medalist, Short track speed Skating
    - Jennifer Heil, Gold medalist, Freestyle Skiing

    There will be opportunities for photographs and interviews with Canadian
Olympic medalists and senior executives.


For further information: Air Canada: Isabelle Arthur (Montreal), (514) 422-5788; Angela Mah (Vancouver) (604) 270-5741; Peter Fitzpatrick (Toronto) (416) 263-5576; aircanada.com; Vancouver 2010 - Vancouver: Mary Fraser, (778) 328-3667, vancouver2010.com