A WestJet 767-300 (Photo: BriYYZ from Toronto, Canada - WestJet Boeing 767-300ER C-GOGN, CC BY-SA 2.0,

WestJet Expands European Network with New Barcelona Flight

Calgary-based WestJet launched seasonal nonstop flights to Barcelona's El Prat Airport from its hub at Toronto on Friday, marking WestJet's fifth transatlantic service. Joining the list of the airline's mostly seasonal European operation, this is also the airline's first flight to Spain and the Iberian Peninsula. The new service will be operated on its existing Boeing 767-300ER aircraft, however, and not its new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners. "This flight between Barcelona and Toronto complements our existing Toronto to London Gatwick service…