WestJet launches inaugural flight between Calgary and Denver

First Canadian airline operating nonstop from Calgary to Denver With the March 8 departure of flight 1570 from Calgary International Airport (YYC), WestJet becomes the first Canadian airline flying nonstop to Denver International Airport (DEN) from Calgary. The new service operates daily year-round. “Denver is a popular destination for … Continue reading

WestJet moves Whitehorse service to Calgary

Airline offers Yukoners more connections via YYC WestJet has announced that it will move its non-stop seasonal service between Whitehorse and Vancouver to YYC Calgary International Airport, effective June 29, 2018. For the first time, flights between Whitehorse and Calgary … Continue reading

WestJet launches Montreal-Boston route aboard WestJet Encore

New non-stop flight brings low fares and competition to route WestJet has announced the start of service between Montreal and Boston. The inaugural flight from Montreal Trudeau International Airport arrived at Boston Logan International Airport on October 15, marking the last of three … Continue reading

Switchfly and WestJet partner on multi-source travel packaging

Transforming travel for new markets and traveller expectations Switchfly, a travel commerce company for direct channel booking, and WestJet, a leading Canadian airline, are partnering to better manage and expand WestJet’s ability to dynamically package flight and hotel to all … Continue reading

Porter Airlines now flying to Fredericton

First day of service brings fanfare at Fredericton International Airport Porter Airlines is growing its presence in New Brunswick with the official arrival of its first flight to the provincial capital of Fredericton. Flights operate daily between Ottawa and continue to downtown … Continue reading

Air Canada to launch Vancouver-Frankfurt and Vancouver-London Gatwick flights for summer 2017

Strategic increase of international flights at YVR hub offers additional choice to Europe and beyond Air Canada is further boosting international flights at its Vancouver hub next summer with daily seasonal flights from YVR to Frankfurt, and three times weekly … Continue reading

YYC officially opens new international terminal

YYC Calgary International Airport’s new International Terminal has officially opened for operations — moving all U.S. and International flight operations at YYC to the new terminal facility. The opening of the new terminal at YYC marks the completion of the … Continue reading

Air Canada’s newest Maple Leaf Lounge opens at Newark Airport

Conveniently located lounge near gates offers added amenities Air Canada has opened a Maple Leaf Lounge at Newark Liberty International Airport. The new lounge, Air Canada’s third in the U.S., is conveniently located beyond security near Air Canada gates, giving … Continue reading

Xiamen Airlines rolls out new service: Xiamen-Shenzhen-Seattle

Xiamen Airlines recently launched its Xiamen-Shenzhen-Seattle service, creating an air bridge connecting two of China’s major special economic zones and an economic heavyweight on the U.S. West Coast. This is not only the first long haul route originating in Xiamen with an end point in the United States, but … Continue reading

Porter adds extra flight between Thunder Bay and Toronto

In response to passenger demand, Porter Airlines is increasing the number of flights between Thunder Bay and Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport, up to six daily roundtrips, effective September 6, 2016. Three direct flights are available from Thunder Bay to … Continue reading