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WestJet launches new service to Dominican Republic

Airline commences flights to La Romana

CALGARY, Dec. 15 /CNW/ - WestJet today launched seasonal non-stop service
to La Romana, Dominican Republic. This new sun destination is part of
WestJet's enhanced winter schedule.
"Today we welcome La Romana into the WestJet family of destinations,
showing our commitment to deliver on our international expansion strategy and
strengthen our position as a strong and rapidly growing player on the
international scene," said Bob Cummings, WestJet Executive Vice-President of
Guest Experience and Marketing. "Our guests have the opportunity to enjoy our
award-winning guest experience to key vacation spots and now have even more
choice for fun and relaxation in the sun this winter."
Flights to La Romana will leave weekly (Monday) from Toronto at 11:15
a.m. arriving in La Romana at 4:30 p.m. The return flight will leave at 5:20
p.m. arriving back in Toronto at 8.59 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, 2007 and 2008,
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 TV. 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.