WestJet Airlines announced Thursday that its very low cost carrier, Swoop, will make its first flights on June 20th.
The carrier will begin offering six weekly flights between Abbotsford, British Columbia, and Hamilton, Ontario, as well as six weekly flights between Hamilton and Halifax.
Swoop will add June six weekly flights between Hamilton and Edmonton and six more between Hamilton and Winnipeg.
The service between Abbotsford and Edmonton will begin July 25, and will consist of three daily flights.
In all, Swoop will offer 45 weekly flights.
WestJet announced last year its intention to launch a carrier at very low prices this year.