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Get ready to relax: Sunwing flights direct from Fredericton start Monday, February 11

Romantic getaways. Family memories. White sand beaches. Gorgeous pools. Cultural excursions. Whatever your reason for travelling south this winter, the Fredericton International Airport (YFC) and Sunwing are ready to get you there, with direct flights to Cayo Coco, Cayo Santa Maria, Cancun, and Punta Cana launching next week.

Sea turtleDelicious food, excellent resorts, and world-class snorkelling and diving make Cancun and the Mayan Riviera in Mexico popular destinations for families, couples looking for a relaxing getaway, and active travellers – you truly can find every type of vacation here. Sunwing flights from YFC to Cancun begin February 11.

Cuba is a long-time favourite of New Brunswickers, and Sunwing is offering two choices direct from Fredericton this year: Cayo Coco and Cayo Santa Maria. Travellers rave about the stunning beaches and friendly staff, and many return year after year to this tropical paradise. Flights to Cayo Coco and Cayo Santa Maria start February 12.

Modern resorts, beautiful beaches, and plenty of excursions keep even the most active travellers busy in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Whether you’re interested in relaxing with your family or flying through the jungle on a zipline, Punta Cana has you covered! Flights start February 13, direct from Fredericton.

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The Fredericton International Airport (YFC) is western and central New Brunswick’s air gateway to the world, serving over 425,000 passengers annually. We make our community stronger by supporting jobs, helping local businesses access global markets, and connecting New Brunswickers with great vacations. Every day, our airlines fly non-stop from Fredericton to the major hubs of Toronto (Pearson and Billy Bishop), Montreal, Ottawa, and Halifax. In the winter, YFC offers direct service to the popular sun destinations Cancun, Cayo Coco, Cayo Santa Maria, and Punta Cana. Beginning in 2019, the Fredericton International Airport will undergo a $30 million terminal expansion and renovation project to accommodate our growing traffic.