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2014-06-24 12:21:41

Non-stop, twice-weekly flights from Fort Mac to Las Vegas start today CALGARY, June 24, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet today launches new non-stop, twice-weekly service between Las Vegas and Fort McMurray, Alberta. Today's inaugural flight represents even more service to Fort McMurray as part of a major expansion of flights into the oil sands region. "Fort McMurray and WestJet have been partners for the past 13 years, and this year offers the most significant growth to our schedule out...

2014-05-12 08:21:17

New non-stop daily flights from Vancouver and Kelowna begin today CALGARY, May 12, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet today inaugurated new non-stop daily service between Kelowna, B.C., and Fort McMurray and between Vancouver and Fort McMurray. Both services are offered by WestJet Encore using its fleet of Canadian-made Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft. Today, WestJet also launched a third daily flight between Calgary and Fort McMurray using the same type of aircraft. "These new services...

2014-01-20 08:20:11

Canada's preferred airline expands network, flight schedule CALGARY, Jan. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced its most comprehensive schedule release since the airline took to the skies in 1996. As part of the 2014 summer schedule, the airline is adding five new routes, increasing frequency on 20 existing routes across the network, while five seasonal routes move to year-round service. Following its successful launch in Western Canada, WestJet Encore moves east to start...

2014-01-17 12:23:06

AEP Transmission Holding Co. forms partnership with AltaLink to bid on competitive transmission project in Alberta COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Electric Power's (NYSE: AEP) transmission subsidiary AEP Transmission Holding Co. is partnering with AltaLink LP to participate in the Alberta Electric System Operator's (AESO) competitive process to build and operate the Fort McMurray West 500-kilovolt (kV) Transmission Project in the province of Alberta, Canada....

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.