WestJet Adds A Little Magic To Their Routes With The New #MagicPlane

Magic Plane

This morning, Walt Disney Parks & Resorts and WestJet Vacations unveiled their latest project- a custom-painted Boeing Next-Generation 737-800 series aircraft featuring Mickey Mouse in his most famous role, Sorcerer Mickey! If you’re active on Twitter you’ve probably already noticed the many tweets today using the hashtag #MagicPlane.

WESTJET - WestJet soars to new heights with Magic PlaneThis new aircraft will fly out of Calgary to Orlando, Florida on December 3, 2013 for its inaugural flight before flying throughout WestJet’s domestic, trans-border and international network.

BafyBG3CIAA5H8L.jpg-largeHow adorable are those seat backs?!

BafwFimCEAAKaV8.jpg-largeFun facts about the Magic Plane:

  • The two sides of the aircraft are mirror images of each other in all aspects but one. We’ll leave it to our guests to decide what that is!
  • There are a total of 36 different paint colours on the aircraft
  • It took a team of 26 people 24 days working around the clock to paint the Magic Plane
  • The painting crew consumed more than 150 doughnuts over the 24 days
  • The painting crew consisted of people from four countries, five states, two provinces and 12 cities
  • The cookies that will be served on board are a special treat in the shape of Disney characters
  • Over the next five years, the Magic Plane will fly more than 400,000 guests a total of nearly eight million kilometres.

Photo credit: Walt Disney World Parks & Resorts Canada & West Jet’s Twitter 

A mom to two girls and a baby boy, a writer and the publisher of Child Mode. As a lover of style and fashion, Nadia found her ‘niche’ and love of children’s clothing while searching for quality items for her family.


Share this post!

Submit a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>