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WestJet launches non-stop service from YYC to ATL

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  •   03-04-2019  1:48 pm

WestJet launches non-stop service from YYC to ATL

WestJet is now the only airline connecting Calgarians non-stop to Atlanta, Ga., when its inaugural flight between Calgary International Airport (YYC) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) departed at 9:55 a.m. local time (Mar. 3).

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Atlanta is the 65th destination WestJet serves nonstop from Calgary. WestJet already serves more destinations with more nonstop flights from Calgary than any other airline.

"Today's flight between Calgary and Atlanta marks another significant milestone in WestJet's continued investment into Alberta while supporting strong business and tourism ties," said Arved von zur Muehlen, WestJet's chief commercial officer. "We are thrilled to offer our guests this service, along with access to 111 unique routes between Atlanta and points across North America served by both WestJet and our codeshare partner, Delta."

Connections to the U.S.

WestJet, via its codeshare partner Delta, offers access to an extensive list of U.S. destinations including the southeastern United States and Gulf Coast and cities such as Memphis, Tenn., Charleston, S.C., New Orleans, La., Savannah, Ga., Pensacola and Panama City, Fla. All are available for booking on

Details of WestJet's service between Calgary and Atlanta:






Calgary – Atlanta

Six times weekly*

9:55 a.m

4:08 p.m

March 3, 2019

Atlanta – Calgary

Six times weekly*

5:00 p.m

7:39 p.m

March 3, 2019

*Daily starting April 7, 2019

WestJet and Delta Air Lines have signed a definitive agreement to create a comprehensive transborder joint venture arrangement that will offer travellers an expanded network within Canada and the U.S., frequent flyer benefit reciprocity, lounge access and joint corporate discounts.

The proposed joint venture agreement is subject to regulatory approvals in the United States and Canada. Today's launch of nonstop service between Calgary and Atlanta reflects the strong partnership between the two airlines.

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