Canada Jetlines Receives Final FAA Approval for U.S. Flight Operations
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 19, 2022--
Canada Jetlines Operations Ltd. (NEO: CJET) (“ Canada Jetlines ” or the “ Company ”) the new, all-Canadian, leisure airline, is pleased to announce that the United States (U.S.) Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted the carrier authority to operate and fly to and from the United States. This news follows the recent economic authority granted by the U.S. Department of Transportation, several weeks ago.
“The U.S. is a major market for Canadian travellers and we are looking forward to expanding our international network. Jetlines is ready to start flying to the Melbourne/Orlando International airport in Florida and to the Harry Reid International Airport in Las Vegas, with both inaugural flights scheduled for January 19, 2023,” stated Eddy Doyle, President & CEO Canada Jetlines.
This update follows Canada Jetlines’ confirmation of nonstop service to Vancouver, which officially launched with the inaugural flight on December 9, 2022. In addition to its regular service, Canada Jetlines will operate numerous charter flights throughout December. Canada Jetlines will also be welcoming a second Airbus A320 aircraft as of December 19, 2022, which will help meet demand during peak travel season.
Visit Jetlines.com to book travel and follow Canada Jetlines on all social media platforms via #CanadaJetlines to keep up with the latest Jetlines news. Travellers can reserve vacation packages with preferred travel agents, who can earn up to 10% commission on all base fares, when contracted directly with Canada Jetlines.
About Canada Jetlines
Canada Jetlines is a leisure focused air carrier, which will utilize a growing fleet of Airbus 320 aircraft to provide Canadians with value vacation choices and convenient travel options. Canada Jetlines will provide exciting vacation packages to iconic Canadian destinations and beyond via strong partnerships with airports, CVB’s, tourism entities, hotels, hospitality brands, and attractions. With a projected growth of 15 aircrafts by 2025, Canada Jetlines aims to offer the best-in-class operating economics, customer comfort and fly-by-wire technology, providing an elevated guest centric experience from the first touchpoint. To learn more, please visit www.jetlines.com and follow on all social media platforms for news and updates.
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