SOURCE: Sunwing Vacations Inc.

Sunwing Vacations Inc.

December 21, 2015 14:18 ET

Sunwing Airlines Announces Partnership with Airpas Aviation

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 21, 2015) - Sunwing Airlines has just signed up with airline software specialist Airpas Aviation to provide their cost management solution, airpas. Airpas Aviation is a crucial enabler for the optimization of DOC contract management, budgeting and forecasting, and is a key facilitator for improving corporate management.

Mark Williams, President of Sunwing Airlines, said: "Sunwing Airlines is renowned for its excellent service and professionalism, attributes we also look for in our suppliers and business partners. Airpas is truly the partner of our choice. We have been impressed by their track record to date, and are proud to be bringing the most efficient airline cost management and route profitability solution 'made in Germany' to North America."

Airpas Aviation CEO, Reinhold Renger added: "We are looking forward to a successful cooperation with our first Canadian customer. Our professionalism and high level of expertise with 35 international customers will support Sunwing to optimize its cost management and route profitability."

As one of Canada's leading leisure carriers, Sunwing Airlines is renowned for its Champagne Service where passengers enjoy complimentary sparkling wine, food & beverages and in-flight entertainment on route to their destination. Operating a modern, fuel-efficient fleet of 34 Boeing 737-800s, the airline stands out for its low carbon footprint and impressive 92% on-time performance record. Servicing over 40 of the most popular vacation destinations within the Caribbean, Cuba, Mexico and Central America from almost 45 gateways across Canada and the USA, its growth strategy has included bringing convenient flight options to the doorsteps of Canadians in smaller markets as well as providing more frequent flights to those in larger cities.

About Sunwing Airlines

Sunwing Airlines has been offering affordable flights since 2005. Operating convenient, direct flights from 45 Canadian and U.S. local airports to over 40 different destinations across North & Central America and the Caribbean, savvy travellers choose Sunwing because of the airline's unbeatable prices, reliability, and award winning service. Sunwing's modern fleet of aircraft have helped the airline achieve an outstanding performance record for on-time departures, as well as increased fuel efficiency, contributing to the carrier's low fares.

About Sunwing Vacations

All Sunwing Vacations packages include award winning Sunwing Airlines' Champagne Service, which features a complimentary glass of sparkling wine, hot towel service, Hot & Fresh Bistro Meals™ served with a choice of wine at lunch and dinner, and complimentary in-flight entertainment, including first run movies. Passengers who have booked packages to Mexico, the Caribbean, Central America or a Florida fly/cruise itinerary also benefit from a generous complimentary 23 kg free baggage allowance. For just $50 more per flight segment, travellers can upgrade to Sunwing's Elite Plus service, which features advance seat selection, complimentary headsets, separate check-in at a majority of airports, advance boarding, 30 kg baggage allowance, priority baggage handling, and extra legroom seats.

Contact Information

  • For all media inquiries, please contact:

    Rachel Goldrick
    Corporate Communications Manager
    Sunwing Vacations