Airline's summer schedule is gonna be hot, mon
CALGARY, Jan. 30, 2012 /CNW/ - WestJet today unveiled details of its
summer schedule for 2012, which features two new sun destinations and
the expansion of service from seasonal to year-round on four popular
winter routes. The announcement comes following WestJet's release of
new service between Toronto and New York's LaGuardia Airport, and
details of domestic service to Whitehorse, Yukon.
WestJet will launch non-stop service between Toronto Pearson
International Airport and Kingston, Jamaica, three times per week on
Mondays, Fridays and Sundays starting April 30, 2012. On May 6,
non-stop weekly service on Sundays between Aruba and Toronto Pearson
Full schedule details and great introductory one-way fares from $149 to
Kingston and $189 to Aruba (plus applicable taxes and fees) are
available by visiting westjet.com, by calling WestJet's Sales Super Centre at 1-888-WESTJET (937-8538) or
through your preferred travel agent. Flights to Kingston are subject to
"Once again, we believe this schedule represents measured and balanced
growth across our network," said John MacLeod, WestJet Vice-President,
Network Management and Alliances. "We believe Kingston will be well
received by Canadians and Jamaicans travelling between the island and
Canada. Aruba's friendly people and beautiful landscape make it the
ideal destination for families and couples, and a great addition to
WestJet Vacations product offerings."
Starting in February, WestJet Vacations will offer flexible and
great-value vacation packages to Aruba. Experience the island's
turquoise waters and brilliant sand beaches, perfect for family
getaways, groups and destination weddings. For more information, visit westjetvacations.com, contact a WestJet Vacations Experience Specialist at 1-877-737-7001 or
see your preferred travel agent.
WestJet will also extend its non-stop service from seasonal to
year-round between the following cities:
Vancouver and Kona
Vancouver and Kauai
Toronto and Santa Clara, Cuba
Toronto and San Juan, Puerto Rico
"This is an exciting time for our airline," concluded John MacLeod.
"WestJetters across our network are excited to bring guests to these
new destinations, introducing them to our great service and low fares."
Kingston and Aruba are WestJet's 29th and 30th sun destinations with non-stop service from Toronto Pearson
International Airport. With a convenient domestic schedule offering
connections via Toronto, experiencing a Caribbean getaway this summer
begins at westjet.com.
WestJet is Canada's favourite airline, offering scheduled service
throughout its 75-city North American and Caribbean network. Inducted
into Canada's Most Admired Corporate Cultures Hall of Fame and named
one of Canada's best employers, WestJet pioneered low-cost flying in
Canada. WestJet offers increased legroom and leather seats on its
modern fleet of 97 Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft. With future
confirmed deliveries for an additional 38 aircraft through 2018,
WestJet strives to be one of the five most successful international
airlines in the world.
About WestJet Vacations
WestJet Vacations provides guests with affordable, reliable and
easy-to-book travel experiences to 45 destinations in 13 countries,
including the United States, Mexico and the Caribbean. Leveraging
WestJet's fun and friendly image, extensive network and world-class
guest experience, WestJet Vacations offers guests a great flight
schedule and a wide variety of hotel and resort options to create fun
and affordable vacation experiences. For more information, visit www.westjetvacations.com.
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Robert Palmer, Media Relations, telephone: 1-888-WJ 4 NEWS (1-888-954-6397), email: firstname.lastname@example.org.