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WestJet Dreamliner: Refreshed on-board experience and elevated amenities

WestJet Dreamliner: Refreshed on-board experience and elevated amenities

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 13, 2019 21:05 0

Following the successful launch of WestJet's Dreamliners from Calgary to London (Gatwick), Paris and Dublin, guests travelling across WestJet's global network can now experience the ... Read More

WestJet – buy business, get gold

WestJet – buy business, get gold

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019 19:34 0

"Buy Business, get Gold" giving guests the opportunity to become a WestJet Rewards Gold member before they fly until February 29, 2020 with the booking ... Read More

100 best outdoor dining restaurants in Canada named

100 best outdoor dining restaurants in Canada named

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019 18:44 0

As we approach the first day of summer, Canadians are looking for the perfect spots to soak up some sun. OpenTable, today named Canada's 100 ... Read More

VIA Rail Canada ridership and revenue continue to grow

VIA Rail Canada ridership and revenue continue to grow

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019 22:06 0

 HIGHLIGHTS Ridership up 5.1% Passenger Revenues up 8.4% Greater accessibility at the Ottawa station Launch of New Fleet Replacement program with Siemens Canada Appointment of ... Read More

WestJet launches nonstop Calgary-Dublin service with 787 Dreamliner

WestJet launches nonstop Calgary-Dublin service with 787 Dreamliner

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019 19:50 0

With the departure of flight WS6, WestJet becomes the only airline operating a nonstop route between Calgary and Dublin. The airline's newest route provides historic ... Read More

Canada explores new ways to reduce transportation pollution

Canada explores new ways to reduce transportation pollution

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019 15:40 0

Clean growth is essential for Canada's transportation system – to meet our emission reduction targets, grow our economy, and build resilience to a changing climate. ... Read More

Maui & London: WestJet gives Calgary more Dreamliner

Maui & London: WestJet gives Calgary more Dreamliner

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019 01:15 0

WestJet today revealed its winter 787-9 Dreamliner schedule, announcing the state-of-the-art aircraft will now fly between Calgary and Maui and will operate an additional day ... Read More

WestJet continues Dreamliner momentum with launch of Calgary-Paris flight

WestJet continues Dreamliner momentum with launch of Calgary-Paris flight

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019 20:01 0

With the departure of flight 10, WestJet today became the only airline to operate a nonstop route between Paris and Calgary . The airline's newest ... Read More

WestJet Airlines to be acquired by Onex

WestJet Airlines to be acquired by Onex

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019 23:56 0

WestJet Airlines Ltd. announced today it has entered into a definitive agreement that provides for its acquisition in an all-cash transaction. Under the terms of ... Read More

WestJet lands in Portland, Oregon

WestJet lands in Portland, Oregon

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019 01:15 0

Building on WestJet's position as Calgary's largest air carrier, the airline began its new nonstop flight between Portland International Airport (PDX) and Calgary International Airport ... Read More

WestJet and Air France deal gives passengers access to seven cities in France, Italy and Greece

WestJet and Air France deal gives passengers access to seven cities in France, Italy and Greece

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019 16:55 0

WestJet today announced that guests now have convenient access from Paris' Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) to seven cities in France, Italy and Greece through ... Read More

No surprises: New York, London and Tokyo top the list of world’s 15 richest cities

No surprises: New York, London and Tokyo top the list of world’s 15 richest cities

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 20, 2019 19:00 0

Boston, Calgary, Perth and Macau – all associated with material wealth – have failed to make this list of the 15 richest cities in the ... Read More

Summer Schedule 2019: Frankfurt Airport puts spring in its step

Summer Schedule 2019: Frankfurt Airport puts spring in its step

editor editor- March 26, 2019 20:07 4

New flight schedule to take effect on March 31 – Total flights expanding moderately Frankfurt Airport (FRA) continues to strengthen its status as Germany’s leading international ... Read More

World’s largest Residence Inn by Marriott opens in Calgary

World’s largest Residence Inn by Marriott opens in Calgary

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019 19:50 0

Marriott International, Inc. has announced the opening of Residence Inn Calgary Downtown/Beltline District, the largest property in the brand’s global portfolio. The Residence Inn Calgary ... Read More

2019 Quality of Living: Vienna is still the world’s best city

2019 Quality of Living: Vienna is still the world’s best city

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019 15:42 0

Trade tensions and populist undercurrents continue to dominate the global economic climate. Combined with the threat of stringent and inconsistent monetary policies looming over markets, ... Read More

WestJet launches inaugural flight between its Calgary hub and Atlanta

WestJet launches inaugural flight between its Calgary hub and Atlanta

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019 18:05 0

WestJet gas become the only airline connecting Calgarians non-stop to Atlanta, Ga. with its inaugural flight between Calgary International Airport (YYC) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International ... Read More

Montreal to São Paulo now nonstop on Air Canada

Montreal to São Paulo now nonstop on Air Canada

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019 12:04 0

Air Canada announced a new winter service from Montreal to São Paulo, Brazil, the only non-stop flights between the two cities. This new route to ... Read More

Quirkiest airport and hotel car parks around the world: Meet the Cheesegrater!

Quirkiest airport and hotel car parks around the world: Meet the Cheesegrater!

editor editor- February 26, 2019 23:04 0

For those who appreciate architectural wonders that transform the ordinary into something rather extraordinary, the award-winning airport parking operator and retailer Airport Parking & Hotels ... Read More

Hainan Airlines launches nonstop Shenzhen-Vancouver service

Hainan Airlines launches nonstop Shenzhen-Vancouver service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 21, 2019 16:05 0

Hainan Airlines plans to formally launch nonstop service between Shenzhen and Vancouver on January 28, with two flights weekly, on Mondays and Fridays. The service ... Read More

WestJet takes delivery of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner

WestJet takes delivery of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 19, 2019 17:15 0

Boeing delivered the first of ten 787 Dreamliners to WestJet, marking the start of the airline's global expansion. Having long operated a fleet of Boeing ... Read More

Hainan Airlines to launch Xi’an-Los Angeles service

Hainan Airlines to launch Xi’an-Los Angeles service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2018 08:20 0

Hainan Airlines Holding Co., Ltd. plans to launch nonstop service between Xi'an and Los Angeles on December 31. It will be the first scheduled service ... Read More

Giant expansion of United Airlines International Routes

Giant expansion of United Airlines International Routes

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018 10:52 0

United Airlines today announced its largest ever international network expansion from its hub at San Francisco International Airport. The airline will offer Bay Area customers ... Read More

What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests

What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 9, 2018 14:49 1

A massive database breach was reported by Marriott Hotels and Resorts at their Starwood brand on November 30. In the meantime, Marriott Security procedures had ... Read More

About to be on Strike: Flair Airlines

About to be on Strike: Flair Airlines

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 7, 2018 18:16 0

The Canadian Union of Public Employees has filed 72-hour strike notice for Local 4060, representing 139 flight attendants who work for ultra-low-cost carrier Flair Airlines. Read More

Flood threat prompts Calgary evacuation

Flood threat prompts Calgary evacuation

editor editor- June 22, 2013 08:15 0

CALGARY, Canada - Authorities have ordered the evacuation of central Calgary as flooding has left swathes of the city underwater. Read More

WestJet Encore headquarters announced

WestJet Encore headquarters announced

editor editor- November 1, 2012 06:26 0

CALGARY, Canada - WestJet today announced that Calgary will be home to WestJet Encore's headquarters. The decision was made after a thorough review of various ... Read More

WestJet announces Alberta-Hawaii schedule

WestJet announces Alberta-Hawaii schedule

editor editor- July 26, 2012 05:54 0

CALGARY, Canada - WestJet announced today it has leased two Boeing 757-200 aircraft from Thomas Cook Airlines to deliver more non-stop, daytime service between Calgary ... Read More

Calgary launches first search-based website in Canada

Calgary launches first search-based website in Canada

editor editor- August 16, 2011 05:53 0

CALGARY, Canada - Following a successful preview, The City of Calgary today announced the official launch of the new search-based calgary.ca. Read More

HotelTravel.com stampedes hotel deals in Calgary

HotelTravel.com stampedes hotel deals in Calgary

editor editor- July 6, 2011 02:42 0

PHUKET, Thailand – HotelTravel.com is slashing hotel rates for the 99th annual Calgary Stampede in Alberta Canada from July 8 to 17, offer outstanding value-for-money ... Read More

WestJet launches Calgary-Palm Springs nonstop service

WestJet launches Calgary-Palm Springs nonstop service

editor editor- February 3, 2011 03:47 0

CALGARY - WestJet today launches new non-stop, seasonal service between Toronto and Palm Springs, California. The inaugural flight departs Toronto Pearson International Airport at 10:15 ... Read More

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