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WestJet flights between Dawson Creek and Calgary take off

WestJet Link - Pacific Coastal Airlines SAAB 340A C-GPCJ (msn 006) YYC (Chris Sands). Image: 943491.

WestJet on September 8 launched its newest route with the departure of WestJet Link flight 3027 connecting Calgary and Dawson Creek, B.C.

The inaugural marks a new link for the regions’ business, travel and tourism markets as WestJet becomes the only carrier to provide nonstop service between the Peace River Region and its largest hub in Calgary, where the airline is the largest carrier, offering the most seats and flights.

Upon flight 3027’s arrival in Dawson Creek, the inaugural service was celebrated by Dawson Creek Mayor Dale Bumstead alongside Chris Hedlin, WestJet’s Vice-President of Network Planning and key regional business leaders.

The new service and new route for WestJet operates four times weekly on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.  WestJet Link flights are operated through a capacity purchase agreement with Pacific Coastal Airlines using its fleet of WestJet-branded 34-seat SAAB 340 aircraft.

With the addition of CalgaryDawson Creek service, WestJet Link now operates five routes between Calgary and CranbrookLethbridgeLloydminster and Medicine Hat and three between Vancouver and CranbrookNanaimo and Comox.

Details of WestJet’s service between Calgary and Dawson Creek:

Route

Frequency

Start Date

Departure

Arrival

Calgary – Dawson Creek

4x weekly

September 8, 2021

3:30 p.m

4:37 p.m

Dawson Creek – Calgary

4x weekly

September 8, 2021

5:15 p.m

8:13 p.m

Top Copyright Photo: WestJet Link – Pacific Coastal Airlines SAAB 340A C-GPCJ (msn 006) YYC (Chris Sands). Image: 943491.

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