Sponsored by Bell, Aeroplan members can now message friends and family over Wi-Fi while you fly on flights operated by Air Canada, Air Canada Rouge and Air Canada Express which are equipped with in-flight Wi-Fi.
You can use Apple’s iMessage, Meta’s (Facebook) Messenger, WhatsApp, Messages by Google and Viber.
Make sure you add your Aeroplan number to your booking before you complete your check-in.
To start chatting, simply connect to the onboard Wi-Fi after take-off, select the “Free Texting” option, enter your last name and seat number and enjoy!
Note that photos, videos and attachments are not supported.