WestJet’s Calgary to Dallas/Fort Worth
Ed Baklor, WestJet’s VP guest services, spoke at a ceremony marking the Canadian carrier's arrival at Dallas/Fort Worth. Pictured behind him are Paula Caldwell St-Onge, Canada's Consul General to the South Central US; DFW’s EVP, Phil Ritter; and VP, David Magana.
- WestJet commenced operations on the 2,500-kilometre route from Calgary (YYC) to Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) on 29 April. The carrier, which already operates nine other transborder routes from Calgary, offers daily flights on the new route. American Airlines provides competition in the market from Calgary to the Texan destination, which it serves with twice-daily flights.You can read more about Calgary in this week’s anna.aero analysis.