WestJet Expands Baggage Fees As Profit Hits Record

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2015 | Canada Business

WestJet will also raise fees for some reserved seating.

WATCH: WestJet Takes Passengers On Wild Vegas Ride

The Huffington Post Canada | William Alcopra | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Business

Good job, WestJet!

Canadian Airlines Set To Haul In Record Profits This Year

CBC | Posted 09.25.2015 | Canada Business

Lower fuel prices and a lower Canadian dollar are combining to create winning conditions for Canada's air carriers with pretax profit at airlines exp...

Albertans Booking Fewer Flights Because Of Oil Slump: WestJet

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.09.2015 | Canada Alberta

About a quarter of WestJet's capacity originates from the oil-producing province.

All Planes Should Have Safety Demos Like On This WestJet Flight

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 08.13.2015 | Canada Business

"We had the best in flight crew on WestJet."

Bring Your Own Device: WestJet Getting Rid Of Seatback Screens

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.10.2015 | Canada Business

If you don’t have a device with you, you’ll be able to rent one.

Packing Hacks to Get the Most Out of Your Suitcase Space

Kathy Buckworth | Posted 08.09.2015 | Canada Travel
Kathy Buckworth

With most airlines charging for checked luggage, air travelers are getting savvy about how to pack and when to just "pack it in," and accept paying the fees in order to get all the things they need to their final destination. Get the most out of your suitcase space with these packing hack tips.

WestJet CEO 'Pleased' Pilots Rejected Unionization

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2015 | Canada Business

The association says it is disappointed with the result and hopes the process will lead to constructive dialogue between pilots and WestJet going forward.

Lower Fuel Costs Help WestJet To Highest-Ever Earnings

CP | Peter Henderson, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2015 | Canada Business

CALGARY - WestJet reported record earnings Tuesday in its second quarter, propelled by falling fuel costs and a rising number of passengers. Gregg ...

WestJet Pilots To Vote On Unionizing This Week

CP | Posted 07.21.2015 | Canada Business

CALGARY — WestJet pilots start voting this week to decide if they'll form the airline's first union. The WestJet Professional Pilots Association, ...

Five Bomb Scares In Six Days..

CBC | Posted 07.03.2015 | Canada Business

It's been a frustrating week for WestJet and many of its passengers. In recent days, five of the Calgary-based airline's planes were targeted by h...

Bomb Scare For WestJet Flight From Vegas To Victoria

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 07.03.2015 | Canada British Columbia

5th threat in 5 days against the airline.

Bomb Threat Forces Another Unplanned WestJet Landing

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.05.2015 | Canada

The airline said it had diverted the plane "out of an abundance of caution."

WestJet Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Bomb Threat

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.04.2015 | Canada

Flight WS323 was travelling from Toronto to Saskatoon.

WestJet Flight Makes Emergency Landing Due To Threat

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.03.2015 | Canada

WestJet has received another threat just as police were trying to determine if three previous threats to Canadian flights in one week were related.The...

Air Canada And WestJet Are Taking Their Rivalry To London

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.25.2015 | Canada Business

ir Canada and WestJet are taking their domestic rivalry to London with both companies now adding flights to Gatwick Airport next year.

WestJet Pilots Ask Feds For Union Certification Vote

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.23.2015 | Canada Business

CALGARY - The WestJet Professional Pilot's Association says it has asked the Canadian Industrial Relations Board to conduct a union certification vote...

Push To Unionize WestJet Pilots Fails, For Now

CBC | Posted 06.19.2015 | Canada Business

The group organizing pilots at WestJet did not pass the 50-per-cent-plus-one mark it needed to automatically certify as a union before federal law ...

WestJet Is London-Bound

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.16.2015 | Canada Business

Budget carrier WestJet is London-bound. The Calgary-based airline announced Tuesday that its debut trans-Atlantic flight will be to London’s Gatw...

WestJet CEO Asks Staff To Think Hard Before Choosing Union

CBC | Posted 06.12.2015 | Canada Business

This is a tense time at WestJet, Canada's second largest airline. Two employee groups — representing pilots and flight attendants — are try...

WestJet Plane Skids Off Runway At Montreal Airport

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.05.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - Nobody was injured when a Westjet plane skidded off a runway as it landed in Montreal on Friday, airport authorities said.The Boeing 737 wa...

WestJet Profit Soars

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2015 | Canada Business

After enduring years of weak results and bankruptcies, airlines are making big profits as they pile on more fees and pocket most of the benefit from l...

Woman Arrested For Allegedly Punching WestJet Flight Attendant

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 03.31.2015 | Canada British Columbia

She reportedly also threw a sandwich

WestJet Warns Over Scam Tickets

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.23.2015 | Canada Business

CALGARY - WestJet is warning customers after uncovering a scam involving a deeply discounted airfare offer for travellers headed to an upcoming confer...

This WestJet Attendant Got Down To 'Uptown Funk' And Made Our Day

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 03.11.2015 | Canada Living

We've seen more than a few takes on "Uptown Funk" by now. What's one more?