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Air Canada ad suggests Atlantic Canada is a separate country

Atlantic Canada is separate from the rest of Canada according to an Air Canada ad.

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This graphic was sent out in an email, advertising savings on a flight "between Canada and Atlantic Canada." (Air Canada)

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Haven't you heard? Atlantic Canada is separate from the rest of Canada, according to an Air Canada ad.

The graphic was sent out in an email, advertising savings on a flight "between Canada and Atlantic Canada."

Needless to say, the ad was met with a massive eye roll from Canadians, yes Canadians, in the Maritimes and Newfoundland and Labrador.

The CBC contacted Air Canada for a reply. They sent this tweet.

Read the online world's reaction here.

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