"WestJet is proud to expand on vital trade and tourism linkages between Western Canada and the Southeastern USates," said Ed Sims, CEO, WestJet. "Non-stop, year-round flights from Calgary to Atlanta connect two major markets in North America and grow opportunities for trade and tourism."
WestJet is hailed as being the only airline flying non-stop from Calgary to ATL, the one of the world's largest airline hub – home of Delta Airlines, a WestJet codeshare partner since 2011. Together with Delta, via Hartsfield-Jackson airport WestJet will offer codeshare access to an extensive list of US destinations including the Southeastern US and Gulf Coast and cities.
Starting March 03, 2019, WestJet will fly six times weekly between Calgary and Atlanta, moving to daily on April 07, 2019.