WestJet
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WestJet

November 17, 2006 08:30 ET

WestJet Announces Additional Non-Stop Service From Toronto to Sun Destinations

Airline offers additional weekly flights from Toronto to Fort Lauderdale, Tampa and Nassau, Bahamas starting January 8, 2007

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 17, 2006) - WestJet (TSX:WJA) today announced it will offer additional seasonal non-stop service from Toronto to Fort Lauderdale, Tampa and Nassau, Bahamas starting January 8, 2007 until April 28, 2007.

WestJet will offer additional non-stop flights between Toronto and these popular sun destinations with introductory fares starting at $109 CAD. These fares must be booked by November 22, 2006.

With these additional flights from Toronto, WestJet now offers ten flights per week to Fort Lauderdale, ten flights per week to Tampa and four flights per week to Nassau, Bahamas. WestJet also offers two flights daily from Toronto to Orlando, three flights weekly to West Palm Beach and daily flights to Fort Myers and Las Vegas.

Seats are available for sale immediately and can be booked online at westjet.com, by calling 1-888-WESTJET, with no additional service fees, or through a travel agent.



Following are the schedule and fare details for the additional non-stop
service WestJet will offer:

Toronto to Fort Lauderdale (Monday, Wednesday, Saturday)
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Flight Departure Arrival
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WS 946 8:15 a.m. 11:27 a.m.
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Fort Lauderdale to Toronto (Monday, Wednesday, Saturday)
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Flight Departure Arrival
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WS 947 12:10 p.m. 3:23 p.m.
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Fares start at $109 CAD for travel between January 8 and April 28, 2007.


Toronto to Tampa (Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday)
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Flight Departure Arrival
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WS 966 8:15 a.m. 11:07 a.m.
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Tampa to Toronto (Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday)
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Flight Departure Arrival
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WS 967 11:50 a.m. 2:41 p.m.
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Fares start at $109 CAD for travel between January 9 and April 26, 2007.


Toronto to Nassau (Friday)
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Flight Departure Arrival
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WS 944 8:15 a.m. 11:32 a.m.
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Nassau to Toronto (Friday)
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Flight Departure Arrival
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WS 945 12:15 p.m. 3:31 p.m.
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Fares start at $164 CAD for travel until January 31, 2007.


"By adding more non-stop flights from Toronto to popular sun destinations, we are offering more choices to destinations Torontonians and our friends in the East already favour when looking to escape the cold winter months," said Chris Avery, Director Network and Schedule Planning. "We look forward to giving new guests from Toronto a WestJet welcome."

WestJet Vacations offers customized vacation packages for all of WestJet's scheduled destinations including Fort Lauderdale, Tampa and Nassau. Visit westjetvacations.com for more details.

WestJet reminds all guests travelling to the U.S. that a passport is required for U.S. travel by air starting January 8, 2007.

Marking its tenth anniversary this year, WestJet is Canada's leading low-fare airline offering scheduled service throughout its 35-city North American and Caribbean network. Named Canada's most admired corporate culture in 2006, WestJet pioneered low-cost high-value flying in Canada. With increased legroom and leather seats on its modern fleet of Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft, and live seatback television provided by Bell ExpressVu on the majority of its fleet, WestJet strives to be the number one choice for travellers.

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