WestJet files preliminary 737MAX 8 operations from Nov 2017

WestJet in the week of 23JUL17’s OAG Schedules Analyser update filed preliminary Boeing 737MAX 8 operation, tentatively set to enter service on 09NOV17.

Initial 174-seater Boeing 737MAX 8 (7M8) operation as follow, note additional changes remain highly possible, while reservation for planned 737MAX 8 service is currently not available, at time this post goes to press. 

EDIT: the airline on Sunday morning (Pacific Daylight Time) opened bookings for 737MAX 8 operating service.


Calgary > Toronto > Vancouver > Calgary First week of 7M8 operating service from 09NOV17 as follow.
WS656 YYC0700 – 1244YYZ 7M8 x67
WS713 YYZ1400 – 1612YYC 7M8 x67
WS132 YVR1700 – 1921YYC 7M8 x67

The 737MAX 8 will then be assigned on following domestic sectors on round-trip basis by 17NOV17:

Calgary – Vancouver up to 2 daily on weekdays
Toronto – Calgary up to 3 daily
Toronto – Vancouver 1 daily

Additional 737MAX 8 operating service tentatively scheduled from March 2018:
Toronto – Las Vegas eff 09MAR18 WS1116/1117 6 weekly
Calgary – Palm Springs eff 12APR18 2 daily
Toronto – Edmonton eff 14APR18 WS431/438 1 weekly