New sun services take flight

WestJet launches service to Antigua and Barbuda, Curaçao and Costa Rica 
CALGARY, Oct. 28, 2012 /CNW/ - WestJet will launch non-stop seasonal service 
to three new exciting sun destinations today and tomorrow, plus a fourth in 
mid-November, offering Canadian travellers even greater choices via Toronto 
Pearson International Airport. 
Today, WestJet will inaugurate twice-weekly service between Toronto Pearson 
and Antigua and Barbuda's V.C. Bird International Airport. The first flight 
departs Toronto Pearson at 9:20 a.m. EDT. Also today, WestJet launches weekly 
service to Curaçao International Airport with the departure of the inaugural 
flight at 9:15 a.m. EDT. 
Tomorrow, WestJet commences twice-weekly non-stop seasonal service to Liberia, 
Costa Rica, with the departure of the first flight at 9:10 a.m. EDT. 
And on November 16, 2012, WestJet will add daily non-stop seasonal service 
between Toronto Pearson and Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. 
"With the addition of three more sun destinations from Toronto Pearson today 
and tomorrow, plus another one two weeks from now, WestJet continues to expand 
service from Canada's largest airport," said Peter Tong, WestJet's Director of 
Network and Schedule Planning. "We have almost doubled our service from 
Toronto Pearson to international destinations in just three short years, and 
have grown our overall service by almost one-third in the same period. 
Clearly, we remain focused on continued growth at a key Canadian gateway." 
"Seeing WestJet's continued growth at Toronto Pearson is very encouraging," 
said Howard Bohan, Vice President, Aviation Services for the Greater Toronto 
Airports Authority. "These additional destinations offer more choices for 
people looking to get away this winter." 
WestJet offers fares to Antigua and Barbuda, Curaçao and Costa Rica. For more 
information, please visit 
WestJet Vacations offers convenient packages to Antigua and Barbuda, as well 
as to Costa Rica. Packages include airfare, accommodation and transfers which, 
when purchased together, will save time and money and make vacations more 
affordable. For more information please visit 
In a study conducted by Leger Marketing earlier this year, WestJet Vacations 
recorded the highest customer satisfaction and loyalty scores when measured 
against five other widely used tour operators in Canada. In a separate Leger 
survey, WestJet was identified as Canada's most preferred airline among 
Canadian flyers. 
Media Advisory 
Media are invited to attend a very visual celebration of all three inaugural 
flights on both Sunday and Monday morning at 7:30 a.m. at the WestJet 
international check-in counters in Terminal 3 at Toronto Pearson International 
Airport. WestJet and destination representatives will be available for 
About WestJet
WestJet is Canada's most preferred airline, offering scheduled service to 81 
destinations in North America, Central America and the Caribbean. Powered by 
an award-winning culture of care, WestJet has pioneered low-cost flying in 
Canada. Recognized nationally as a top employer, WestJet now has more than 
8,600 WestJetters across Canada. Operating a fleet of 99 Boeing 
Next-Generation 737 aircraft with future confirmed deliveries for an 
additional 36 Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft through 2018 and plans to 
launch a low-cost regional airline in 2013, WestJet strives to be one of the 
five most successful international airlines in the world. 
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About WestJet Vacations
WestJet Vacations provides affordable, reliable and flexible travel 
experiences to 50 destinations in 15 countries, including the United States, 
Mexico and the Caribbean. Leveraging WestJet's fun and friendly image and 
commitment to a great guest experience, WestJet Vacations is rated highest in 
guest satisfaction and loyalty among the most used tour operators in Canada. 
Offering a great flight schedule and a wide variety of hotel and resort 
options, WestJet Vacations is dedicated to making your travel experience fun 
and memorable from the moment you book to the moment you return home. For more 
information, visit 
Media contact Media Relations, telephone:1-888-WJ 4 NEWS (1-888-954-6397), 
SOURCE: WestJet 
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