Flair Airlines (F8, Kelowna) has announced it has now ventured into the scheduled passenger services market. In a statement, the Canadian passenger charter specialist said it had now formally rebranded its recent acquisition, virtual carrier NewLeaf (F8, Winnipeg Int'l), as Flair Airlines.

“We are focused on growing not only our destination list, but are also widening our view of the travel industry as a whole,” Chris Lapointe, vice-president, commercial operations said in a statement. “We look forward to sharing more information regarding these offerings in the coming weeks.”

As it stands, Flair Airlines offers regular passenger flights connecting Abbotsford, Edmonton Int'l, Halifax, Hamilton, ON, and Winnipeg Int'l using B737-400 equipment.