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WestJet makes first scheduled transatlantic flight

16 June 2014

WestJet said it has launched its first scheduled transatlantic service between TSX and Dublin, Ireland, with a brief stop in St. John´s, Newfoundland.

Announced in November 2013, WestJet offered introductory fares between TSX and Dublin starting from USD199 including taxes, fees and surcharges on all flights in both directions from June 15 to October 5, 2014 – fares which sold out within the first 24 hours. Currently, the service is heavily booked and well ahead of projections, recently prompting a three-week extension to October 25, 2014.

WestJet offers scheduled service to more than 85 destinations in North America, Central America, the Caribbean and Europe. Its website is at


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