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  • 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.

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  • 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...

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  • WestJet flight attendants reject new contract

    News | 24 Nov 2014 19:17 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​WestJet’s flight attendants have voted against ratifying a proposed collective bargaining agreement, spurring an expression of disappointment from leaders of both the union and the Calgary-based airline.
  • WestJet and pilots' union agree on contract terms

    News | 18 Nov 2014 14:39 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​WestJet and the WestJet Pilots’ Association have tentatively agreed on the terms of a new labour contract, the Calgary-based carrier announces.
  • WestJet Encore seeks authority to launch US flights

    News | 14 Nov 2014 21:32 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​WestJet’s regional subsidiary Encore has applied to the US Department of Transportation for a permit to begin flights between Canada and the USA.
  • Virgin Australia prices $300m unsecured note issue

    News | 14 Nov 2014 01:57 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Virgin Australia has priced its $300 million unsecured note issue at a coupon rate of 8.5%, marking its debut in the unsecured international capital markets.
  • WestJet boosts service to Abbotsford

    News | 11 Nov 2014 22:05 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​WestJet will fly a third daily roundtrip flight between Edmonton and Abbotsford beginning 15 June, the Montreal-based carrier announces.
  • ANALYSIS: North American carriers raise more than $3bn during Q3

    News | 07 Nov 2014 19:53 | Edward Russell

    ​North American carriers raised just over $3 billion in new financing during the third quarter, a Flightglobal analysis finds.