American low-cost airline JetBlue is coming to Canada for the primary time, with flights into Vancouver scheduled for the summer season of subsequent 12 months.
“We’re delighted that JetBlue has chosen Vancouver as its first Canadian vacation spot with service from YVR to New York Metropolis and Boston,” Tamara Vrooman, president and CEO of the Vancouver Airport Authority, mentioned in an announcement.
Vrooman mentioned JetBlue’s resolution to come back to Vancouver was a vote of confidence within the area that can appeal to enterprise and leisure travellers “when the time is correct to fly once more.”
JetBlue’s transfer into Canada was half an introduced growth that additionally included six different locations within the U.S. and Honduras.
“Nearly since day one, each our clients and crew members have been asking us so as to add flights to the center of the nation and into Canada,” mentioned Scott Laurence, the corporate’s head of income and planning. “We won’t wait to shake up the established order in these markets at the moment dominated by high-fare carriers.”