Meetings Canada



WestJet Increasing Presence in Quebec Market

February 13, 2017 by Lori Smith

WestJet is significantly increasing its presence in the Quebec market. The Calgary-based carrier is adding more than 105 flights per week in the province—a capacity increase of 74 percent. The increased service and new routes will fly to and from Montréal–Pierre


WestJet Adds to Toronto Service

January 26, 2016 by Lori Smith

WestJet is launching new non-stop service from Toronto to Nashville and Los Angeles as part of its 2016 summer schedule. “We are excited about our schedule and connectivity out of Toronto”, said Bob Cummings, WestJet executive vice-president, Commercial. “By this summer we


Aeromexico and WestJet Sign Code-share Agreement

January 15, 2016 by Lori Smith

A new code-share agreement between Aeromexico and WestJet makes getting to and from Mexico City from Canada easier. The new agreement will give Aeromexico’s customers enhanced connecting service via Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver to more than 10 Canadian destinations including


WestJet Announces Year-round Service to Europe

January 12, 2016 by Lori Smith

WestJet is extending two of its new non-stop transatlantic services to London (Gatwick) from seasonal to year-round. Flights from Calgary and Toronto to London will now operate on a year-round basis, three times weekly and daily respectively through the winter,


Air Canada Expands Service to U.S.

November 25, 2015 by Lori Smith

Air Canada will begin new non-stop services between four key Canadian hubs and 12 U.s. cities this summer. The new transborder routes will introduce new destinations, such as Toronto-Washington-Dulles, Toronto-Salt Lake City and Vancouver- San Jose, CA. It will also


Air Canada Begins Non-Stop Service to Delhi

November 11, 2015 by Lori Smith

Air Canada has launched its new non-stop service between Toronto and Delhi, India. The new route was inaugurated with the departure of AC070 on November 1st. It is the only non-stop flight between Canada and the Indian subcontinent and is the


Air Canada Adds to International Network

September 10, 2015 by Lori Smith

Air Canada’s summer 2016 schedule expansion includes the carrier’s first route to Africa and the addition of four major European cities. The new destinations are Casablanca, Prague, Budapest, Glasgow and Warsaw. “Air Canada is solidifying its position among leading global carriers by


New WestJet Route Connects NA Oil Capitals

September 9, 2015 by Lori Smith

WestJet has launched a  new non-stop service between Calgary and Houston, which will run six times a week. The inaugural flight left Calgary International Airport at 10:25 a.m. MDT on September 8, 2015. “As the two largest oil cities in


Air Canada Expands Direct Service to Australia

July 9, 2015 by Lori Smith

As part of its strategic international expansion, Air Canada is launching a non-stop service between Brisbane, Australia and Vancouver, British Columbia, starting June 17, 2016. The airline currently offers year-round, daily non-stop flights to Sydney, Australia. The Vancouver-Brisbane service will


WestJet Heading to London in 2016  

June 23, 2015 by Lori Smith

London, England will be the first transatlantic destination from Canada for WestJet’s wide-body Boeing 767-300 aircraft. The service will be through London Gatwick. “This news marks the next phase in the international portion of our strategic plan,” said Bob Cummings, WestJet


Cancun Changing Time Zones

January 28, 2015 by Lori Smith

In order to offer visitors more sun time in the winter months, the Mexican state of Quintana Roo is officially changing time zones from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST). The change, which was green lighted by


WestJet Increasing Service in East

January 22, 2015 by Lori Smith

WestJet has announced its largest increase in service to and from Halifax, Nova Scotia since it started landing at Halifax Stanfield International Airport in 2003. “Halifax is at the core of our service increase across Atlantic Canada, now marking WestJet