26JUL16 Update – WestJet W16 Operation Changes

WestJet yesterday (25JUL16) announced a number of changes to its winter schedule, effective 30OCT16 – 25MAR17. Planned update as follow.

NEW Route:
Regina – Orlando eff 27OCT16 NEW 1 weekly service with 737-700
WS1974 YQR1445 – 2003MCO 73W 4
WS1223 MCO2135 – 0117+1YQR 73W 4

Frequency Changes:
Calgary – Cancun eff 30OCT16 Increase from 11 to 13 weekly
Calgary – Ixtapa eff 30OCT16 Increase from 3 to 4 weekly (from 2 to 3 weekly in Nov 2016)
Calgary – Kelowna eff 30OCT16 Increase from 17 to 19 weekly
Calgary – Mazatlan eff 30OCT16 Increase from 2 to 3 weekly
Calgary – Puerto Vallarta eff 30OCT16 Increase from 11 to 12 weekly
Edmonton – Fort McMurray eff 30OCT16 Increase from 24 to 25 weekly
Regina – Phoenix eff 30OCT16 Increase from 3 to 4 weekly
Saskatoon – Phoenix eff 02NOV16 Increase from 2 to 3 weekly
Toronto – Aruba eff 22DEC16 Increase from 2 to 3 weekly
Toronto – Kingston (Jamaica) eff 25DEC16 Increase from 2 to 3 weekly
Toronto – Liberia (Costa Rica) eff 23DEC16 Increase from 3 to 4 weekly
Toronto – Myrtle Beach eff 01MAR17 Increase from 2 to 3 weekly, previously planned WestJet Mainline service no longer in effect (Encore continues serving this market)
Toronto – Port of Spain eff 05DEC16 Increase from 4 to 5 weekly
Toronto – St. Maarten eff 12DEC16 Increase from 3 to 4 weekly
Toronto – San Jose (Costa Rica) eff 25OCT16 Increase from 2 to 3 weekly
Vancouver – Cancun eff 02DEC16 Increase from 5 to 6 weekly, additional flights also added in Jan 2017
Vancouver – Kelowna eff 30OCT16 Increase from 30 to up to 49 weekly
Vancouver – Los Angeles eff 30OCT16 Increase from 14 to 20 weekly
Vancouver – San Jose/Los Cabos eff 26OCT16 Increase from 3 to 4 weekly, additional flights also added in Jan 2017

Following new service introduced in summer 2016 will operate as year-round flights:
Calgary – London Gatwick 3 weekly during winter period
Halifax – Sydney NS 7 weekly
Toronto – Brandon 4 weekly
Toronto – Gander 4 weekly
Toronto – London Gatwick 1 daily
Toronto – Los Angeles 1 daily
Toronto – Nashville 1 daily
Vancouver – Montreal 6 weekly

Domestically, additional frequencies is being maintained in winter 2016/17 season, based on comparison with summer 2016:
Calgary – Regina Up to 6 daily
Toronto – Moncton 7 weekly
Toronto – Ottawa 12 weekly
Vancouver – Prince George Up to 5 daily
Vancouver – Toronto Up to 44 weekly

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