Top News on WestJet

  • WestJet to add four 767-300s, exercise five Q400 options


    WestJet will acquire four Boeing 767-300ERW aircraft to launch its first widebody flights in late 2015, the airline announces.


  • Other News for WestJet

  • ANALYSIS: Fleet Watch - orders May 2013


    Review of commercial aircraft orders in May 2013


  • PICTURES: WestJet Encore receives first Q400 in Toronto


    WestJet Encore received its first Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 today at Bombardier's assembly plant in Toronto at Downsview...


  • WestJet orders 10 737-800s, defers five 737-700s


    Calgary-based WestJet has struck an agreement with Boeing to purchase 10 737-800s, and defer five 737-700s scheduled...


  • News Listings for WestJet

  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 8-15 December 2014

    News | 15 Dec 2014 10:07 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Fly Leasing completes PAL A330 acquisitionshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-8-15-December-2014-407089/
  • Transat AT reports full-year profit amid higher capacity

    News | 12 Dec 2014 16:36 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Transat AT, parent company of Air Transat, earned an operating profit of $38.7 million during the full fiscal year 2014, down 46% from fiscal year 2013.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Transat-AT-reports-full-year-profit-amid-higher-capacity-407073/
  • ANALYSIS: Air Canada moves west as WestJet reaches east

    News | 10 Dec 2014 14:06 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The battle between Canada’s two prime airlines heated up on 9 December, when Montreal-based Air Canada announced westward expansion into the heart of WestJet country.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Air-Canada-moves-west-as-WestJet-reaches-east-406929/
  • Air Canada announces North American expansion in 2015

    News | 09 Dec 2014 16:33 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​After months of bolstering its long-haul international markets, Air Canada is now expanding domestically, with plans to pump capacity into existing domestic markets and launch new routes within North America.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Canada-announces-North-American-expansion-in-2015-406918/
  • ANALYSIS: North America airline market review November 2014

    News | 03 Dec 2014 16:51

    Labour pains at two of North America's largest airlines were a dark spot during a month when US carriers glowed from reporting sterling third quarter financial results and healthy outlooks ahead of the traditionally strong holiday travel season.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-North-America-airline-market-review-November-2014-406704/
  • Canada Jetlines files for C$50 million IPO

    News | 01 Dec 2014 17:21 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Start-up carrier Canada Jetlines has filed for a C$50 million ($44 million) initial public offering (IPO) and hopes to begin flights with Boeing 737s by mid-2015, according to securities documents filed in recent days.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Canada-Jetlines-files-for-C50-million-IPO-406621/