Applications open for Cathay Pacific "I Can Fly" Toronto 2013 program

Applications open for Cathay Pacific "I Can Fly" Toronto 2013 program 
Popular program offers students a unique look into careers in aviation 
VANCOUVER, Sept. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - Cathay Pacific is welcoming applications for 
the 3rd iteration of the successful "I Can Fly" Toronto program inviting young 
Canadians with a true passion for aviation on a unique educational adventure. 
Interested Grade 11 or Grade 12 high school students may apply online at on or before 23 September, 2013. 
The "I Can Fly" Toronto 2013 program will run from 16 October until 11 
December, 2013 and give high school students a comprehensive and 
"behind-the-scenes" look at the aviation industry. 
Guided entirely by dedicated Cathay Pacific staff volunteers, the 8-week 
academy covers a range of topics and allows a group of classmates to learn 
various aspects from airport services to passenger sales to onboard catering. 
These real-world settings have shown to provide invaluable perspective for 
young students who are preparing to make choices in post-secondary education 
and their careers 
The program runs weekly and operates after school hours out of Toronto Pearson 
International Airport, its vicinity or within downtown Toronto. For further 
details or to apply to the "I Can Fly" Toronto 2013 program, please visit 
The "I Can Fly" program was launched in 2003 in Cathay Pacific headquarters in 
Hong Kong and due to its success brought to Canada for the first time in 
October 2009. So far, more than 100 students have completed the program in 
About Cathay Pacific Canada
Cathay Pacific offers 10 flights non-stop weekly between Toronto and Hong 
Kong, twice daily non-stop flights between Vancouver and Hong Kong, daily 
non-stop flight between Vancouver and New York. Also, from the convenient 
hub of Hong Kong, the airline offers seamless connections to an extensive 
network, including 22 cities in Mainland China (operated by sister airline, 
More information, visit
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SOURCE  Cathay Pacific Airways 
Contact: Jennifer Pearson Cathay Pacific Airways 604.606.2916 
Image with caption: ""I Can Fly" students at YVR accompanied by 
representatives from Cathay Pacific Airport Operations and Engineering teams 
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Image with caption: ""I Can Fly" Toronto 2012 students learn about airport 
operations and a piloting career (CNW Group/Cathay Pacific Airways)". Image 
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