BRIEF-Air Canada to form integrated leisure group

Oct 2 (Reuters) - Air Canada :

* To form leisure group with combination of new low-cost airline and Air Canada

vacations; Michael Friisdahl appointed as president and CEO of new unit

* Says new low-cost leisure airline to launch in 2013 with two Boeing 767-300er

aircraft and two airbus a319 aircraft

* 200 new jobs will be created for flight attendants and pilots at the new

low-cost leisure carrier

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