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Mar 21, 2019, 07:00 ET Swoop teams up with Google Flights

Fares and flights are now displayed on popular search engine CALGARY, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Swoop flights are now showcased on the industry's leading search engine, Google Flights. The addition of...


Mar 19, 2019, 07:00 ET Swoop adds new service between Kelowna and Las Vegas

Twice weekly non-stop flights begin June 27, 2019 CALGARY, March 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Today Swoop announced new service between Kelowna, BC and Las Vegas, NV. The twice weekly service from Kelowna...


Feb 19, 2019, 05:00 ET Swoop surprises family with Las Vegas reunion on Family Day

#OnlyOnSwoop campaign highlights the importance of connecting through affordable travel CALGARY, Feb. 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Today Swoop released its family focused #OnlyOnSwoop video and kicked off its...


Jan 24, 2019, 05:00 ET Swoop joins Abbotsford officials in ribbon cutting ceremony at YXX

Swoop travellers amongst the first to experience new arrival and departure terminal CALGARY, Jan. 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Today Swoop joined the Abbotsford International Airport to celebrate the expansion...


Jan 22, 2019, 05:00 ET Swoop releases its full summer schedule adding seven new markets

Airline increases weekly flights by 40% and adds its seventh aircraft to the fleet CALGARY, Jan. 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Today Swoop released its full summer schedule with non-stop flights available for...


Jan 21, 2019, 15:07 ET Media Advisory - Swoop to host event in celebration of the terminal expansion at the Abbotsford International Airport

CALGARY, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Swoop's President Steven Greenway will join Abbotsford Mayor Henry Braun along with other Officials in a ceremony to celebrate the opening of the Abbotsford...


Jan 20, 2019, 05:00 ET Swoop completes its Mexico route launches

Airline adds Mazatlán to its list of flights inaugurated this month CALGARY, Jan. 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Today Swoop celebrates its final of four inaugural flights to Mexico this January. Flight WO604...


Jan 14, 2019, 05:00 ET Cancun welcomes Swoop's inaugural flight from Hamilton

Three destinations in Mexico are offered this January with fares as low as $139 CAD CALGARY, Jan. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Today Swoop celebrates its inaugural flight between John C. Munro Hamilton...


Jan 12, 2019, 05:00 ET Puerto Vallarta welcomes Swoop's inaugural flight from Abbotsford

Travellers can enjoy the sunny shores of Mexico with one-way flights from $159CAD CALGARY, Jan. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Today Swoop celebrates its inaugural flight from Abbotsford International Airport...


Jan 08, 2019, 05:00 ET Swoop inaugurates the first commercial flight from Hamilton to Puerto Vallarta

The airline's first flight to Mexico is also a first for Hamilton International Airport CALGARY, Jan. 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Today Swoop celebrates its first of four inaugural flights to Mexico. Flight...


Dec 16, 2018, 07:00 ET Montego Bay welcomes Swoop's sold-out inaugural flight from Hamilton

Swoop celebrates its first international flight with every day low fares from $149 CALGARY, Dec. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - Today Swoop celebrates its first international flight from John C. Munro Hamilton...


Nov 27, 2018, 07:00 ET Swoop reveals core summer schedule with fares priced from $59

Airline extends key routes in preparation for its full summer schedule release CALGARY, Nov. 27, 2018 /CNW/ - Today Swoop released its core summer schedule with flights available for booking from...


Nov 08, 2018, 07:30 ET Swoop introduces FlyDay Fares - Weekly sale-fare program gives new meaning to T.G.I.F

CALGARY, Nov. 8, 2018 /CNW/ - Tomorrow Swoop will debut a new weekly feature on its website aimed to stimulate travel to new destinations while easing the cost of booking during the advertised period....


Oct 04, 2018, 07:00 ET Swoop announces service to Mexico

Airline introduces service to three Mexican cities beginning January 8, 2019. CALGARY, Oct. 4, 2018 /CNW/ - Today Swoop announced service to Mexico with the addition of four new routes serving the...


Sep 12, 2018, 08:00 ET Montego Bay, Jamaica is Swoop's newest destination

New service to Montego Bay from Hamilton begins December 16, 2018. CALGARY, Sept.12, 2018 /CNW/ - Today Swoop announced Montego Bay, Jamaica as its first Caribbean sun-destination. Twice weekly...


Aug 29, 2018, 05:00 ET Swoop introduces new service between Edmonton and Winnipeg

New domestic route added to winter schedule CALGARY, Aug. 29, 2018 /CNW/ - Today Swoop announced a new domestic route providing direct service four times weekly between Edmonton International Airport ...


Aug 16, 2018, 08:00 ET Airline's fourth aircraft swoops into service

Sold-out inaugural flight kicks-off seasonal Abbotsford-Winnipeg route CALGARY, Aug. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - Today Swoop entered its fourth aircraft into service with the launch of a seasonal summer route...


Aug 02, 2018, 08:00 ET Swoop heads south for winter with sale fares starting from $99 CAD

Airline becomes first Canadian ULCC to enter U.S. market CALGARY, August 2, 2018 /CNW/ - Today Swoop became the first Canadian ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC) to enter the U.S. market when it released...


Jul 24, 2018, 08:00 ET Swoop releases domestic winter schedule

Third aircraft in position to inaugurate service between Edmonton and Abbotsford CALGARY, July 24, 2018 /CNW/ - Today Swoop released its domestic winter schedule with flights available for booking...


Jul 10, 2018, 16:54 ET Swoop statement regarding the application for certification of its cabin crew members

CALGARY, July 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Swoop today issued the following statement from President Steven Greenway regarding the application for certification of its cabin crew members. Swoop received formal...


Jun 22, 2018, 12:44 ET Media Advisory - Inaugural Edmonton flight to be welcomed at Edmonton International Airport on Monday

EDMONTON, June 22, 2018 /CNW/ - On Monday, June 25, 2018 Swoop's sold out inaugural Hamilton to Edmonton flight is scheduled to arrive at Edmonton International Airport at 9:18 a.m. Upon arrival...


Jun 20, 2018, 07:00 ET Media Advisory - Swoop Inaugural Flight to be welcomed in Abbotsford today

ABBOTSFORD, BC, June 20, 2018 /CNW/ - This morning the Inaugural Swoop flight is departing from John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport, and arriving at Abbotsford International Airport at 7:42...


Jun 20, 2018, 06:00 ET Swoop's wheels are up: Inaugural flight departs Hamilton, Ontario

Swoop takes to the skies, celebrating its first flights, servicing Hamilton, ON, Abbotsford, BC and Halifax, NS on June 20, 2018. CALGARY, June 20, 2018 /CNW/ - Swoop today celebrated the debut of...


Jun 19, 2018, 06:00 ET Media Advisory - Swoop to host Media for First Looks Show & Shine at Hamilton International Airport

HAMILTON, ON, June 19, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, Swoop will host a First Flights Show and Shine at John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport, offering media and invited guests a first look at what's in...


Jun 18, 2018, 07:00 ET Media Advisory - Swoop to host Media for First Looks Show & Shine on June 19, 2018

HAMILTON, ON, June 18, 2018 /CNW/ - On Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Swoop will be hosting a First Flights Show and Shine at John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport. With Swoop's inaugural flight...