Last updated on April 16, 2014 at 12:17 EDT

WestJet launches service to Trinidad and Tobago

November 16, 2012

Airline inaugurates daily service on the occasion of the twin islands’
50(th) year of independence

CALGARY, Nov. 16, 2012 /CNW/ – WestJet today launches daily, non-stop
service between Toronto and Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. The
inaugural flight from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Port of
Spain departs tonight at 11:30 p.m. EST.

Following are schedule details of WestJet’s new service between Toronto
and Port of Spain:

Toronto – Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

    |Flight                     | Departure|Arrival|
    |From Toronto (WS 2772)     |11:30 p.m.|6 a.m. |
    |From Port of Spain (WS 2773|7 a.m.    |12 p.m.|

“We’re very pleased to offer daily service to Trinidad and Tobago,
especially as the islands celebrate the 50(th) anniversary of their independence,” said Peter Tong, WestJet Director,
Schedule and Network Planning. “We look forward to further cementing
the strong ties that exist between the large Trinidadian community in
Canada and their homeland. We also know that vacationers will enjoy the
many events and attractions for which the islands are famous, including
Carnival, the new Tourism Park 2012 and more.”

“We are pleased once again to see WestJet continuing to grow their
service at Toronto Pearson,” said Howard Bohan, Vice President,
Aviation Services for the Greater Toronto Airports Authority. “It’s
great that our passengers will now have additional choices when
planning their upcoming vacations.”

Full schedule details and affordable fares to Port of Spain, Trinidad
and Tobago, are available by visiting westjet.com, by calling WestJet’s Sales Super Centre at 1-888-WESTJET (937-8538) or
through your preferred travel agent.

As WestJet’s 81(st) destination, Port of Spain joins Antigua, Curacao, Costa Rica and
Manzanillo, Mexico, as part of the airline’s 2012-2013 winter season

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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Source: PR Newswire