Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
About WestJet's Flights To Calgary And Vancouver..  
User currently offlineSamurai 777 From Canada, joined Jan 2000, 2458 posts, RR: 4
Posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 6 days 5 hours ago) and read 3039 times:

I've just booked a flight itinerary for July with WestJet. I have booked to fly YEG-YYC on July 4/03 on WS33 to arrive at 7:43 am, so I can spend a day in Calgary Big grin then fly out to YVR later on the same day on an evening flight on WS562 at 8:30 pm. The return flight will be on July 20 on WS580 leaving at 2:05 pm nonstop to YEG.

Now here's the question. Is WestJet still doing the practice of using flight number in the 500s and 600s with 737-700 flights while the older 732s are flown on other flight numbers? If so, then I should have no problem getting on a 73G flight - which I have never done before and have always wanted to. Big grin



[Edited 2003-05-05 23:24:14]

7 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlineFallingeese From Canada, joined Apr 2001, 2097 posts, RR: 18
Reply 1, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 3013 times:

I think you'll like the new planes, especially if you are on a Westjet owned 737-700, nice leather seats.


Enjoy the spotting here, what day do you arrived?



Mark McWhirter...Contrails Photography
User currently offlineMEL From Canada, joined Oct 1999, 1098 posts, RR: 13
Reply 2, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 2982 times:

Hey Mike.

Yah, WS is still using the 73Gs on 500/600 series flight numbers. 732s are used on flight numbers higher than zero, lower than 500.



NO URLS in signature
User currently offlineSamurai 777 From Canada, joined Jan 2000, 2458 posts, RR: 4
Reply 3, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 2962 times:

Fallingeese,

I arrive in YYC on July 4.

MEL,

Thanks for the confirmation. I believe you said that you like the 73G.

It's been too long since I last talked to you via email! I still like to check out your URL once in awhile though. Big grin


User currently offlineWestjet_8 From Canada, joined Jan 2001, 451 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 2954 times:

Dammit

I just booked 138 and 29 (YYC-YVR, YVR-YYC). If i had just looked at this 5 minutes earler.



Canadian. RIP 1999
User currently offlineMEL From Canada, joined Oct 1999, 1098 posts, RR: 13
Reply 5, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 2938 times:

Yah Mike... the 73Gs are great planes. If you sit forward of the engines, they sound much better than in the back... they sound great during taxi also.


NO URLS in signature
User currently offlineBO__einG From Canada, joined Apr 2000, 2771 posts, RR: 18
Reply 6, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 2927 times:

If WS still has 2## numbered flights, they also use 700 planes as well.
Back when I flew back to YYC from YVR, I flew on WS205..
That time the plane I was on was only 2 months old so it stil had the fresh smell..  Smile



Chance favors the prepared mind.
User currently offlineDash8King From Canada, joined Nov 2001, 2742 posts, RR: 11
Reply 7, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 5 days 22 hours ago) and read 2889 times:

The 73G's are really comfortable although I did not get the owned ones with Leather seats I got one of the leased ones.

Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
LF Questions About Flights To ARN And GOT posted Fri Jun 9 2006 12:54:21 by Koper
Booking Flights To TLV And BEY posted Sun Jul 16 2006 14:34:20 by EHHO
SAA Last Ever Flights To Atlanta And Ilha Do Sal posted Sun Jul 2 2006 00:18:42 by SAA201
Varig - Flights To MIA And JFK Back On June 24 posted Sat Jun 24 2006 02:55:29 by Incitatus
SAA Reduce Flights To Zurich And Mumbai posted Mon Feb 20 2006 09:41:49 by SAA201
Royal Air Maroc Increases Flights To JFK And YUL posted Fri Feb 10 2006 21:06:05 by Bambicruz
Flights To TRN And MXP For The Olympics posted Sat Jan 28 2006 02:21:41 by AltairF28
Why Are CO Flights To MSN And BNA So Expensive? posted Sun Jan 8 2006 21:37:21 by Nycfuturepilot
Air Liberté Flights To HTW And LGW posted Mon Dec 19 2005 10:27:48 by Airlittoralguy
Question About Condor Flights To RSW posted Mon Oct 10 2005 22:30:37 by Icelandair