WestJet this week (around Tuesday 09OCT18) filed planned Boeing 787-9 international service, scheduled to enter long-haul routes from late-April 2019. The configuration of the 787-9 is J16W28Y260, based on seat map graphics in the GDS. The arrival of Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner also sees the airline launching new nonstop European flights from Calgary.
Reservation for these Boeing 787-9 service will be available as early as Wednesday local time in Calgary.
eff 28APR19 Calgary – London Gatwick
WS001 YYC1920 – 1100+1LGW 789 267
WS001 YYC1945 – 1125+1LGW 789 x267
WS002 LGW1300- 1510YYC 789 1
WS002 LGW1330 – 1540YYC 789 x15
WS002 LGW1350 – 1600YYC 789 5
eff 17MAY19 Calgary – Paris CDG (New route, 3 weekly; 4 weekly from 03JUN19 to 08SEP19)
WS010 YYC1920 – 1210+1CDG 789 x236
WS009 CDG1410 – 1530YYC 789 x347
eff 01JUN19 Calgary – Dublin (New route, 3 weekly; 2 weekly from 11SEP19)
WS006 YYC2045 – 1138+1DUB 789 367
WS005 DUB1345 – 1505YYC 789 147
Additional Boeing 787-9 operating service, including domestic routes, is expected to be filed and available for reservation in the next few weeks.