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May 22, 2015, 13:28 ET

WestJet's #TartanTail takes flight

Airline marks upcoming service to Scotland with its own tartan CALGARY, May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Later this month, WestJet will launch...

May 08, 2015, 17:15 ET

WestJet announces normal course issuer bid

CALGARY, May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSX:WJA) announced today that the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) has accepted its notice...

May 06, 2015, 14:00 ET

WestJet wants to share the love with travel agents

Airline celebrates second annual TA appreciation month CALGARY, May 6, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, WestJet celebrates Travel Agent Day after launching a...

May 05, 2015, 20:29 ET

WestJet reports on voting results from 2015 annual general meeting of shareholders

CALGARY, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSX: WJA and WJA.A) (WestJet) announced today the voting results from its Annual...

May 05, 2015, 12:00 ET

WestJet adds more value to its Plus product

Airline enhances comfort and amenities to its premium-economy product CALGARY, May 5, 2015 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced improvements to its...

May 05, 2015, 06:35 ET

WestJet reports April load factor of 80.2 per cent

Airline flies a record 1.7 million guests for the month of April CALGARY, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet today announced April 2015 traffic...

May 05, 2015, 06:30 ET

WestJet reports all-time high quarterly net earnings

Airline achieves 40th consecutive profitable quarter and record return on invested capital CALGARY, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet (TSX: WJA)...

May 04, 2015, 16:07 ET

WestJet, WestJet Vacations net top brand equity score

Fourth year in a row for airline in Nielsen EquiTrend Study CALGARY, May 4, 2015 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced that WestJet Airlines and...

May 03, 2015, 17:22 ET

What's good for WestJet is good for Gander

 New route launches today between Toronto and Gander CALGARY, May 3, 2015 /CNW/ - WestJet today launched new, daily non-stop service between...

Apr 09, 2015, 12:01 ET

WestJet welcomes Blue Jays fans to the Flight Deck

Airline to feature new section and promotions during home games CALGARY, April 9, 2015 /CNW/ - WestJet announced today it has inked a new...

Apr 06, 2015, 07:55 ET

WestJet reports March load factor of 81.3 per cent

Airline flies a record 1.7 million guests for the month of March CALGARY, April 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet today announced March 2015...

Apr 01, 2015, 03:05 ET

April 1 Alert: WestJet announces SmartSeats

Airline introduces new boarding concept CALGARY, April 1, 2015 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced SmartSeats, a new concept in boarding its aircraft...

Mar 31, 2015, 14:46 ET

WestJet announces departure of CFO

CALGARY, March 31, 2015 /CNW/ - WestJet President and CEO Gregg Saretsky today announced the resignation of Vito Culmone, Chief Financial...

Mar 23, 2015, 08:00 ET

WestJet advises caution

Discounted airfare scam snags conference registrants CALGARY, March 23, 2015 /CNW/ - WestJet has uncovered a scam involving a deeply...

Mar 12, 2015, 16:55 ET

WestJet provides further update on phone scam

March is national fraud awareness month in Canada CALGARY, March 12, 2015 /CNW/ - WestJet today provided another update regarding the ongoing...

Mar 04, 2015, 12:20 ET

E komo mai (welcome) aboard WestJet's Boeing 767

Seats available for airline's first wide-body winter service to Hawaii CALGARY, March 4, 2015 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced flights between...

Mar 03, 2015, 07:55 ET

WestJet reports February load factor of 84.3 per cent

Airline achieves its third highest February load factor and flies a record 1.6 million guests CALGARY, March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet...

Mar 02, 2015, 08:00 ET

WestJet again lands in top 100 Canadian brands

Airline awarded AA brand rating CALGARY, March 2, 2015 /CNW/ - WestJet announced today that Brand Finance, one of the world's leading brand...

Feb 27, 2015, 12:37 ET

It's our party, come fly if you want to

WestJet cuts fares – and a cake – to celebrate 19th birthday CALGARY, Feb. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Canada's most-preferred airline will...

Feb 24, 2015, 08:30 ET

Media Advisory - WestJet to present at the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation and Industrials Conference

CALGARY, Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet's Executive Vice-President, Sales, Marketing and Guest Experience Bob Cummings will be presenting at...