Swoop has flown into the Canadian travel market to provide the country with a no-frills, lower-fare air travel option that will get more Canadians travelling. Swoop has the unique position of being the only ultra-low-fare carrier in Canada with a strong balance sheet, a modern fleet of Boeing 737-800 aircraft and a management team with deep knowledge of the aviation market.

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WestJet’s new low-cost carrier Swoop has received its air operating certificate (AOC) approval from Transport Canada. Swoop is scheduled to launch is the first commercial flight on June 20 with service between Hamilton, Ontario and Abbotsford, British Columbia.“Receiving our air operators certificate ticks the last check-box,” Swoop chief executive Steven Greenway said. “We’re immensely proud of the Swoop inflight, maintenance and operations teams for getting us her...

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