CanJet secures winter charter agreements

CanJet Airlines has announced that details of its charter agreements with Sunquest Vacations and Transat Tours have been confirmed for the 2006/2007 season.  Julie Gossen, Executive Vice-President & Chief Operating Officer, CanJet Airlines, stated “I am very pleased to announce that CanJet has finalized agreement details with Sunquest Vacations of Toronto and Transat Tours Canada for the provision of charter flights to 10 popular sun spot destinations.  We have developed a strong working relationship with Sunquest and Transat over the past few years and I am delighted that we are in a position to provide aircraft uplift for their winter package programs.” 

Chris Kelly, Director, Finance & Strategic Planning, confirmed that CanJet will operate charter flights from Halifax, Montreal, Quebec City and Toronto to fun sun spots in Cuba, Mexico, the Dominican Republic, the Bahamas and Jamaica beginning in early November and continuing into the spring of 2007.  He went on to say, “Between early November and the spring of next year, CanJet will operate over 1,000 flights to and from Mexico and the Caribbean with our fleet of 737-500 series aircraft which feature an average seat pitch of 32 inches.  These agreements are a very important and pivotal first step in developing CanJet’s charter business going forward.”