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Media Advisory - WestJet to present at the 2014 Raymond James Global Airline/Transportation Conference

CALGARY, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet's President and Chief Executive Officer Gregg Saretsky will be presenting at the 2014 Raymond James...

Oct 29, 2014, 11:01 ET

WestJet Rewards launches new tiers

Try Gold flight benefits faster with Fast Track and Status Match offers CALGARY, Oct. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet today celebrates the launch of...

Oct 28, 2014, 08:30 ET

Media Advisory - WestJet third quarter analysts' conference call

CALGARY, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet will hold its quarterly analysts' conference call on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, at 8 a.m. MST (10...

Oct 27, 2014, 13:44 ET

WestJet flight attendants to vote on first agreement

CALGARY, Oct. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - The ProActive Communication Team (PACT) announce that a tentative agreement has been reached between WestJet and...

Oct 27, 2014, 12:00 ET

WestJet, flight attendants reach tentative agreement

Airline's first agreement focuses on people, shared interest and sustainability CALGARY, Oct. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced it has...

Oct 07, 2014, 15:06 ET

WestJet announces code-share with China Airlines

Airline expands on long-term partnership CALGARY, Oct. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced it has entered into a code-share agreement with...

Oct 06, 2014, 07:55 ET

WestJet reports September load factor of 75.9 per cent

Airline increases quarterly traffic by 6.8 per cent year over year and achieves its third highest load factor for a third quarter CALGARY, Oct....

Oct 03, 2014, 09:00 ET

Glasgow? Aye, let's go.

WestJet announces service to the United Kingdom CALGARY, Oct. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced Glasgow, United Kingdom, as its newest...

Oct 02, 2014, 11:32 ET

WestJet RBC World Elite MasterCard is tops -- again

MoneySense magazine ranks airline travel card as best in Canada for second consecutive year CALGARY, Oct. 2, 2014 /CNW/ - The WestJet RBC World...

Sep 18, 2014, 18:27 ET

WestJet announces first-bag seat sale

Airline upholds commitment to lower Econo sale fares CALGARY, Sept. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced a seat sale effective today through...

Sep 15, 2014, 08:02 ET

WestJet announces fee for first checked bag

Airline also introduces price-drop guarantee and WestJet Rewards tiers to provide guests even more value CALGARY, Sept. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet...

Sep 11, 2014, 07:55 ET

Media Advisory - WestJet to present at the CIBC 13th Annual Eastern Institutional Investor Conference

CALGARY, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet's Executive Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer Vito Culmone will be presenting at...

Sep 09, 2014, 06:00 ET

WestJet inks three-year partnership with Live Different

WestJetters building communities in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic CALGARY, Sept. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced a three-year,...

Sep 04, 2014, 07:55 ET

WestJet reports highest load factor in 18-year history

Airline flies 7.4 per cent more revenue passenger miles year over year CALGARY, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet today announced August 2014...

Sep 02, 2014, 07:55 ET

Media Advisory - WestJet to present at the 2014 RBC Capital Markets' Global Industrials Conference

CALGARY, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet's Executive Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer Vito Culmone will be presenting at...

Aug 06, 2014, 07:55 ET

WestJet reports July load factor of 83.3 per cent

Airline achieves second-highest July load factor while flying 6.7 per cent more revenue passenger miles for the month CALGARY, Aug. 6, 2014...

Jul 29, 2014, 04:55 ET

WestJet reports record second quarter net earnings

Airline achieves 37th consecutive profitable quarter and earnings per share of $0.40, up 18 per cent WestJet Encore exercises options to purchase...

Jul 22, 2014, 08:30 ET

WestJet second quarter analysts' conference call

CALGARY, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet will hold its quarterly analysts' conference call on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at 8 a.m. MDT (10 a.m....

Jul 21, 2014, 08:00 ET

We're all over the map (in the best possible way)

New flights to Fredericton, N.B. and Loreto, Mexico CALGARY, July 21, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced the 2014-2015 winter schedule...

Jul 21, 2014, 08:00 ET

WestJet Encore announces first Maritime destination

Regional airline to serve Fredericton, New Brunswick, beginning spring 2015 CALGARY, July 21, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet announced today it will...