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WestJet announces more 787 Dreamliner service between Europe and YYZ, YYC and YVR

CALGARY — WestJet passengers flying out of Toronto, Calgary and Vancouver will get more domestic and transatlantic 787-9 Dreamliner service for summer 2020.

The move gives passengers flying out of these cities more opportunity to experience WestJet’s new Business Premium and Economy cabins on the state-of-the-art aircraft, says Arved von zur Muehlen, WestJet Chief Commercial Officer.

“As we welcome new 787 deliveries, we continue to showcase WestJet’s award-winning guest experience to the world,” said von zur Muehlen.

“Our Dreamliner service is unique to WestJet and through increased domestic and transatlantic connections we’re able to offer Canadians and visitors a superior experience whether travelling for business or leisure.”

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Highlights of the summer 2020 Dreamliner schedule include …


. Year-round daily service between Toronto and London, Gatwick on the Dreamliner

. Earlier Dreamliner service between London Gatwick and Calgary, operating daily as of April 14, 2020

. Daily seasonal summer Dreamliner service between Vancouver and London Gatwick starting April 26, 2020

. Domestic year-round 787 service between Calgary and Toronto beginning in June

. Transatlantic Dreamliner service between Paris and Calgary resumes March 12, 2020


WestJet will take delivery of three additional Boeing Dreamliners in 2020, bringing the total to six of up to 20.

The WestJet Dreamliner features 320 seats in three cabins: Business, Premium and Economy.

The Dreamliner’s Business cabin features all-aisle-access, lie-flat seats with on-demand dining and entertainment.

The upscale Premium cabin is the ideal combination of comfort, value and guest service, says WestJet, including a separate cabin, elevated meal service and signature welcome perks featuring champagne and an amenity case.

Meanwhile WestJet’s improved Economy cabin features on-demand inflight entertainment, blankets and pillows and complimentary food and beverages with a select number of extra legroom seats available for purchase.

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