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WestJet Saskatoon is off to Vegas

Saskatoon is off to Vegas, baby!

WestJet commences Saskatoon non-stop service to Las Vegas

CALGARY, Alberta. September 10, 2008. WestJet today commenced new seasonal non-stop service from Saskatoon to Las Vegas with the departure of the inaugural flight this afternoon. This new non-stop flight will operate twice weekly on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

“Saskatoon has been very supportive of WestJet’s growth and we are thrilled to be starting service from Saskatoon to Las Vegas,” said Bob Cummings, Executive Vice-President, Guest Experience and Marketing. “It’s proving extremely popular, not only with guests who enjoy the excitement of the casinos, but with people who go to Vegas for the fabulous entertainment and shopping. We hope the people of Saskatoon take advantage of these flights to ensure future seasonal service”

WestJet Vacations offers 23 properties in Las Vegas, including the entire MGM Mirage family of resorts, and offers guests a complete and enjoyable travel experience.

Following are the schedule details of WestJet’s new seasonal non-stop service between Saskatoon and Las Vegas:

Starting September 10, 2008

Saskatoon – Las Vegas (Wednesdays and Saturdays)

Flight Departure Arrival
From Saskatoon – WS1506 3:55 p.m. 5:59 p.m.
From Las Vegas – WS933 11:05 a.m. 3:01 p.m.

About WestJet

WestJet is Canada's leading high-value low-cost airline offering scheduled service throughout its 51-city North American and Caribbean network. Named Canada's most admired corporate culture in 2005, 2006 and 2007, WestJet pioneered low-cost flying in Canada. WestJet offers increased legroom and leather seats on its modern fleet of 76 Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft, and live seatback television provided by Bell ExpressVu. With future confirmed deliveries for an additional 45 aircraft, bringing its fleet to 121 by 2013, WestJet strives to be the number one choice for travellers.


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