WestJet Hit Hard By Loonie's Decline

CP | Posted 02.02.2016 | Canada Business

WestJet lost $10.1 million on foreign exchange fluctuations.

Canadian Airlines Allow Refunds, Flight Rescheduling Over Zika Virus

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.28.2016 | Canada Business

Several global airlines have made similar announcements.

WestJet Cuts Back On Scheduled Flights

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2016 | Canada Alberta

The cuts are due to the "downturn in the economy."

Bring It On: WestJet Responds To New Low-Cost Airline's Arrival

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.14.2016 | Canada Business

Airline says it will compete on price, but not by charging extra for everything.

How WestJet Earned Authenticity In A Jaded Airline Space

Mary Charleson | Posted 12.18.2015 | Canada Business
Mary Charleson

Leading brands know who they are, and more importantly who they ARE NOT. They are conscious of what matches their style and resonates with their audience. They find authenticity in the space that they occupy. Westjet is one of those brands.

WestJet Performs 12,000 'Mini-Miracles' For Christmas

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 12.16.2015 | Canada Living

The airline is spreading cheer at the most wonderful (and stressful) time of the year.

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...