Swoop Releases Winter 2020/21 Schedule With New Destinations From Toronto Pearson Airport
Canadian ultra-low cost carrier Swoop announced on Tuesday their winter 2020/21 schedule as they begin operations from Toronto Pearson Airport starting October 25, 2020. The schedule also includes flights from Edmonton and Kelowna International Airport.
On Tuesday (September 1, 2020), Swoop announced their winter 2021/21 flight schedule with inaugural service from Toronto Pearson service starting October 25, 2020. The carrier will also resume operations at Kelowna International Airport and has added non-stop service to popular sunny destinations including flights between Toronto and Montego Bay, Cancun, Las Vegas, Orlando and Tampa Bay. In Tuesday’s announcement, Swoop’s President, Charles Duncan said,
“Our winter schedule is in response to a growing rebound in travel, as we know travellers are eager to plan their next getaway. We remain committed as ever to making affordable air travel accessible for Canadians who are looking to reconnect with family and friends over the holidays or are looking for a change in scenery this winter. It’s time to travel again, and that can be done responsible and safely. We are focusing our efforts on encouraging travel with our ability to provide ultra-low fares to price-sensitive travellers.”
Swoop has implemented a robust set of measures to protect the health and well-being of their customers and crew including stricter boarding practices, traveler screening measures, increased sanitization and mandatory facemasks. Tuesday’s announcement is the next step in Swoop’s recovery plans. The airline ramped up service in July and has since engaged airport partners across North and Central America. The carrier’s winter 2020/21 schedule will be operated between October 25, 2020 and April 24, 2021. Customers desiring added flexibility can purchase “ModiFly” which permits a one-time date and time change for their flight.
Founded in 2018, Swoop is a subsidiary of the WestJet Group. The airline is Canada’s leading ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC) and operates a fleet of nine modern Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft with in-seat power and WiFi. The Swoop business model offers low base fares which only include a seat, allowing guests to customize ancillary services to suit their personal needs and budget. The Canadian ULCC currently serves 23 seasonal and year-round destinations in Canada, the US, Mexico and the Caribbean.