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EDMONTON — Flair Airlines is launching its U.S. schedule expansion as 17 transborder routes get underway.

The airline acknowledges that “changing advisories are currently impacting travel”, however it says the start of these routes “ensures low fare travel options remain available for Canadians in the long term.”

The service launches are between Canada and six U.S. destinations: Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport, Las Vegas McCarran International Airport, Palm Springs International Airport, Hollywood-Burbank Airport, Orlando Sanford Airport, and Fort Lauderdale International Airport.

Flair’s new U.S. routes are starting from these gateways:

  • Abbotsford

The inaugural Abbotsford – Las Vegas flight is today and will be Flair’s first U.S. destination from Abbotsford.

  • Calgary

Service to Las Vegas begins from Calgary today and the inaugural flight to Phoenix-Mesa is on December 17.  Additionally, Flair announced today two new domestic routes from Calgary International Airport. Flair will begin operating service between Calgary and Kelowna International Airport on March 31 and service between Calgary to Montreal beginning July 5.

  • Edmonton

Flair starts service today between Edmonton and Las Vegas as well as Hollywood-Burbank. On December 17 service will begin to Phoenix and Palm Springs. Flair will connect Edmonton with these four U.S. cities with nonstop service two times per week for each destination.

  • Halifax

In Halifax, service to Orlando starts on December 17. It’s Flair’s first U.S. destination from Halifax.

  • Kitchener-Waterloo

Flair will begin two new U.S. routes in Kitchener-Waterloo, with the inaugural Fort Lauderdale flight taking off today and the inaugural flight to Orlando starting December 17.

  • Montreal

Flair will start service to two U.S. destinations from Montreal. Service to Fort Lauderdale from Montreal started yesterday. The inaugural flight to Orlando is today. Also, Flair announced today a new nonstop route between Montreal and Calgary starting in June.

  • Ottawa

Flair begins service from Ottawa to Orlando on December 17.

  • Toronto

The inaugural flight from Toronto to Palm Springs begins December 18 and will be the only nonstop option available between the two cities this winter.

  • Vancouver

Flair is starting three new U.S. routes from Vancouver in addition to Los Angeles / Burbank which started last month. Flair’s service to Las Vegas began yesterday and flights to Phoenix and Palm Springs each begin on December 17.