LONDON, ON – Beginning May 22nd, Swoop will launch non-stop, ultra-low-cost service from London International Airport (YXU) to Abbotsford International Airport (YXX). Service will initially be two frequencies per week on Fridays and Sundays until the week of June 26th, when it will increase to four flights per week on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays.

“The London International Airport is thrilled to announce non-stop service to beautiful Abbotsford, British Columbia with Swoop this summer” said Scott McFadzean, President and CEO of the London International Airport. “London and the surrounding region continue to look for more exciting destinations directly from YXU’s easy and comfortable airport. We’re looking forward to the spring and the launch of Abbotsford service with Swoop.”

“As Canada’s leading ultra-not-expensive airline, we’re proud to be expanding service this summer from London International Airport (YXU) to Abbotsford International Airport (YXX)” said Bob Cummings, President of Swoop. “Affordability, accessibility, and convenience are a key focus as our ultra-not-expensive flights enable more Canadians to explore from coast to coast.”

Abbotsford, British Columbia is nestled in the beautiful Fraser Valley and a drive to Vancouver is only one hour. It’s the perfect destination for foodies and wine lovers with stunning scenery…waterfalls, caves and the legendary Sumas Mountain.

London International Airport is Southwestern Ontario’s easy and comfortable airport. Convenient flights and affordable parking provide an enjoyable, stress-free passenger experience. Travel is easy when you fly YXU

Swoop is Canada’s leading ultra-low-cost airline, independently operated as part of the WestJet Group of companies, offering point-to point scheduled service to 17 destinations in Canada, the U.S., Mexico and the Caribbean. Swoop offers completely unbundled products and services, creating the unique opportunity for travelers to control their costs and customize their experience by purchasing only the extras they desire.