Vinci bases its first business jet at Quebec City Jean Lesage international airport (YQB)

Vinci bases its first business jet at Quebec City Jean Lesage international airport (YQB)

Fast charter flights with superior-quality service


Quebec City, June 18, 2018Vinci Aviation is pleased to announce that it will be offering flights on board a Learjet 31A aircraft from Quebec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) starting June 2018. By permanently basing a Learjet in Quebec City, Vinci Aviation seeks to respond to the growing needs of the local business community for fast, high-quality corporate charter flights.


Vinci’s Learjet 31A offers corporate teams fast and comfortable travel throughout Quebec and many other cities in North America. “Vinci is proud to establish a presence in Quebec City and to offer fast and safe transport solutions for the local business community at highly competitive rates,” said Marco Prud’Homme, President of Vinci Aviation.


To fulfil its commitment to providing state-of-the-art and superior-quality air transport solutions, Vinci works in partnership with carrier Nolinor Aviation to operate its fleet. Nolinor Aviation recently hired several seasoned pilots with hundreds of hours of in-flight experience from the Quebec City area.


“Vinci Aviation’s new service offer at YQB airport is excellent news for business travellers in the greater Quebec City region. YQB’s mission is to establish winning conditions to promote healthy competition for the benefit of passengers. We’re delighted to welcome a new player to Quebec City’s charter flight market,” said Gaëtan Gagné, President and CEO of Quebec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB).


A few facts about Vinci Aviation’s Learjet 31A:

  • Capacity: 8 passengers
  • Cruise speed of up to 770 km/h and altitude of 46,000 feet (above the region of turbulence)
  • Fast flights to the East, North, the Maritimes and the United States (flight times up to 2 hours, 30 minutes)
  • Time savings, fuel-efficient
  • Superior comfort and soundproofing: workspaces available, meals served on board
  • Vinci Aviation is the exclusive operator of Learjet 31A aircraft in Eastern Canada

Vinci Aviation’s Learjet 31A will be based out of Avjet’s FBO facility at Quebec City Jean Lesage International Airport, located at 629 6thAvenue, Quebec City, QC G2G 2T2.


About Vinci Aviation

Vinci Aviation is a travel logistics specialist offering air transport solutions and supplementary services (booking accommodations, ground transport, dining) to Quebec’s business community. Vinci offers turnkey solutions with unbeatable prices and unparalleled speed and service. Since 2012, Vinci Aviation has provided on-board services on a range of aircraft. For more information, visit


Note: Media representatives are invited to visit the Learjet 31A accompanied by a Vinci Aviation representative and experience a flight over Quebec City on Wednesday, June 20 between 10 a.m. and noon.