In a press release today of the IMP group: May 13, 2002
"CanJet Airlines Nears Takeoff"
"CanJet" has reached the final stage in preparing to start scheduled airline service in Central and Atlantic Canada.
A spokesperson stated that "CanJet" should be in a position to start selling tickets by the beginning of June for flights starting during the second half of June. It is planned that all Boeing 737 flights will be in place by the beginning of July linking Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Halifax and St. John's with other airport destinations being planned.
"CanJet" is a division of I.M.P. Group Limited, one of Canada's largest aviation companies, which has facilities at all major airports in Canada.
Finally, AC will have some competition in the east!