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Sunwing Announces Inaugural Flight from Grande Prairie and Fort McMurray to Puerto Vallarta

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec 19, 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". With this in mind, the tour operator is pleased to announce its inaugural flight from Grande Prairie and Fort McMurray, Alberta to Puerto Vallarta, on Mexico''s magnificent Pacific coast.

The inaugural flight departed on December 19, 2012 and all consecutive flights to Puerto Vallarta will continue with Wednesday departures until March 20, 2013.

"We are very pleased to offer flights from Grande Prairie and Fort McMurray," commented Andrew Dawson, President of Tour Operations at Sunwing. "Regular service from Grande Prairie and Fort McMurray to a sun destination has never been available until now and we are proud to present these exclusive vacation offerings as well as the excellent Sunwing Airlines service to Fort McMurray and Grande Prairie residents."

All Sunwing vacation packages from Grande Prairie and Fort McMurray to Puerto Vallarta include "Sunwing Airlines'' Champagne Service", which features hot towel service, a choice of hot meals at lunch and dinner served with a 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 advance seat selection, separate check-in at a majority of airports, advance boarding, 30 kg baggage allowance, and extra legroom seats.

For more information, visit www.sunwing.ca. To book, visit your travel agent.