WestJet eyes Japan, Europe
The Canadian Press – Dec 5, 2022 / 9:06 am | Story: 399929
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WestJet plans to supply flights to Japan beginning this spring, marking the airline’s first continuous flights to Asia from Calgary.
The Calgary-based airline stated Monday that it’s going to fly to Tokyo’s Narita Worldwide Airport from Calgary this spring.
The continuous flights will function 3 times weekly starting April 30.
The airline additionally introduced new routes from Calgary to Barcelona and Edinburgh and elevated frequency to Dublin, London, Paris and Rome, additionally beginning within the spring.
WestJet chief government Alexis von Hoensbroech says the brand new flights are a part of the airline’s plan to develop capability from Calgary by greater than 25 per cent by subsequent yr, starting with intercontinental routes.
WestJet additionally says it’s getting ready for broader growth inside Canada and North America over the approaching months.