TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 11, 2012) - Sunwing understands the importance of offering Canadians across the country an opportunity to head south to sun destinations at an affordable cost, with the convenience of being able to fly right from "their doorstep". For this reason, Sunwing currently operates out of 33 Canadian gateways, including Moncton, NB, with several vacation options offered.
Sunwing continues to offer flights and vacation packages from Moncton to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic and Montego Bay, Jamaica for the winter season with an expanded program. Flights will now begin one month earlier in February and will end in May. New for the 2012/2013 season, Sunwing has also added departures to Varadero, Cuba, allowing for an even greater selection of popular vacation hotspots. Saturday flights to Varadero will begin in January 2013 with Friday departures commencing in February.
"The Greater Moncton International Airport Authority (GMIAA) Board of Directors and management are pleased to continue offering direct non-stop service to southern destinations offered by Sunwing Airlines from the Greater Moncton area," stated Johanne Gallant, Airport Authority Director of Commercial Development. "We are very optimistic that these services will continue being very successful and we're delighted to make these options available to travellers from our region using our facility."
"We're pleased to continue offering flights from Moncton and have expanded our program to accommodate the increasing demand," said Andrew Dawson, President of Tour Operations at Sunwing. "Our customers have expressed their appreciation for the convenience of travelling from their local airport, as well as the excellent service they experience on our Sunwing Airlines flights, and we're very proud to be able to meet the vacation needs of so many Canadians."
All Sunwing vacations from Moncton include flights aboard the "high frills" Sunwing Airlines, where passengers are treated to the award winning Champagne Service, which includes a bon-voyage glass of champagne, hot towel service, a choice of hot meals at lunch and dinner served with choice of wine, and complimentary in-flight entertainment, including first run movies. For just $40 more per flight segment, travellers can upgrade to Sunwing's Elite Plus service, which features extra leg room seats, advance seat selection, separate check-in at a majority of airports, advance boarding, and 30 kg baggage allowance.
For more information, visit www.sunwing.ca. To book, visit your travel agent.