Monthly Archives: September 2015

WestJet Rewards Status Match – Get Gold Status with one flight with other North American programs

WestJet Rewards Status Match – Get Gold Status with one flight with other North American programs

Great move on Westjet’s part. This isn’t an instant status match however as you need to complete one flight on WestJet by the end of the year. Any North American airline includes those based in Canada, U.S., Mexico, the Caribbean and Central America. Gold Elite with WestJet provides: • Two free checked bags • Ten airport lounge passes • Priority…

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2015 Aeroplan Devaluation – Effective December 15, 2015

2015 Aeroplan Devaluation – Effective December 15, 2015

Well it was inevitable that Aeroplan would increase the Aeroplan miles required for some of the sweet spots of their chart. Major changes: Canada to Europe 1 Business Class has gone from 90,000 Aeroplan Miles to 110,000 miles. Business class awards within Asia 1 (increasing from 30,000 miles to 80,000 miles round-trip) Between Europe 1 and Asia 2 (increasing from 105,000…

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Fly WestJet to London for as little as $199

Fly WestJet to London for as little as $199

WestJet today announced it will launch new non-stop service next spring toLondon (Gatwick) a total of four times daily from six Canadian cities: Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Winnipeg, Toronto and St. John’s. These new routes represent WestJet’s first non-stop service to London, and the only non-stop service from Winnipeg to the United Kingdom. “Canadians have been paying far too much to fly…

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CanJet Suspends Operations

CanJet Suspends Operations

Halifax-based CanJet Airlines has suspended operations. The move takes effect immediately according to its president, Stephen Rowe, who confirmed the decision in multiple media reports currently circulating. Rowe indicated in those reports that the company suspended its operations after failing to find the opportunities it needed to maintain a profitable business. However, he also said in those reports that the…

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