Media are invited to tour WestJet Encore’s first Canadian-made Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft on Thursday, June 20, 2013, at WestJet’s Calgary campus.
WestJet Encore launches service on Monday, June 24, 2013. This is the only opportunity to get a close-up look at the aircraft, obtain stock images and take a short 90-minute flight in advance of launch day. WestJet executives will be on hand for a brief ceremony followed by media interviews.
Any media wishing to take the flight must RSVP no later than 3 p.m. MDT on June 19 to firstname.lastname@example.org. Note that we require the names of those flying for the passenger manifest.
WHAT: WestJet Encore unveils its first Bombardier Q400
WHEN: Thursday, June 20, 2013
11:00 a.m. — ceremony
11:30 a.m. — media interviews
1-2:30 p.m. — flight
WHERE: WestJet campus, 22 Aerial Place NE, Calgary