WestJet

 Breaking: Delta and WestJet Sign Joint Venture Agreement

Image: Delta Air Lines<p>Delta Air Lines and Canadian low-cost carrier WestJet signed U.S.-Canadian transborder joint venture today. The combined …

Delta Airlines

Mechanical issue forces WestJet plane emergency landing at Winnipeg airport

Dozens of emergency vehicles, including firetrucks, police cars and the Manitoba Emergency Response Vehicle rushed to Winnipeg’s Richardson …

Airports

Delta and WestJet Form Customer-Focused Joint Venture

Delta Air Lines and WestJet want to make it easier to fly between the United States and Canada. The two airlines are forming a joint partnership to …

Frequent-flyer Programs

Delta, WestJet Finalize JV Details; Sign Definitive Agreement

Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines and Calgary-based WestJet have signed a definitive agreement to form an antitrust-immunized transborder joint …

Aviation

Sanctions put N.Korea economy into reverse

Sanctions bite... Gross domestic product in North Korea last year contracted 3.5% from the previous year, marking the biggest contraction since a …

North Korea

Delta and WestJet finalise planned joint venture

Delta Air Lines and WestJet have finalised a joint venture agreement, as they move towards closer cooperation between Canada and the USA.<p>The …

Airlines

Air Transat Updates Pet Travelling Policy

Air Transat, recently named World’s Best Leisure Airline at the Skytrax World Airline Awards, is now offering its passengers in Economy Class the …

Pets

Delta and WestJet finalize joint venture deal

Delta and WestJet have finalized an agreement to form a joint venture that would allow them to cooperate in the scheduling, marketing and operations …

Air Canada

WestJest Canada Is Having A Crazy "Summer Seat Sale"

<b>WestJet Canada is having another crazy "seat sale"</b> they are calling it their "big summer sale."<p><b>If you were planning on taking some time</b> off at the …

Canada

BRIEF-Delta And WestJet To Create New Transborder Joint Venture

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Airlines

RANKED: The 20 best low-cost airlines in the world

Skytrax, the United Kingdom-based consumer aviation agency, has released its annual "Best Low-Cost Airlines in the World" ranking for 2018. The survey, which began in 1999, is an annual customer relations' satisfaction survey that is among the most professional and prestigious. It has gone from …

Business

Deal Alert: US Cities to Canada From $145 Round-Trip

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Travel

8,000 bags an hour: Tote-based system to double processing capacity, Calgary airport says

A new baggage processing system will double the Calgary airport's capacity to 8,000 bags per hour, a spokesperson said Thursday at a behind the …

Canada

New David Neeleman-led airline confirms jets; could serve Orlando airport

A new airline in the works by veteran executive David Neeleman and rumored to have a Metro Orlando airport in its sights has confirmed an order of 60 …

Airports

Alberta unveils $70M for clean technology; WestJet considers biojet fuel

Canadian News

A founder of WestJet and JetBlue commits to order 60 A220s, formerly known as Bombardier’s CSeries, for new U.S. airline

One of the founders of WestJet Airlines Ltd. and JetBlue Airways Corp. has committed to buy 60 Airbus A220-300 aircraft for a new U.S. airline he’s …

Aviation

Air Canada holds onto Best Airline title; Air Transat named best at leisure

Two Montreal-based airlines were among the winners at the Skytrax World Airline Awards.Air Canada was named Best Airline in North America, while Air …

Air Canada

FARNBOROUGH: Neeleman's start-up to partner Azul and TAP

David Neeleman's planned US start-up will eventually partner with Brazil's Azul and TAP Air Portugal for transatlantic flying, with the Airbus …

Startups

Tire damage forces WestJet plane to make emergency landing in Calgary

WestJet guests heading from Calgary to Saskatoon experienced an unexpected delay during their flight on Thursday.<p>A WestJet passenger plane bound for …

Canadian News

Lack of ground crew during plane collision at Toronto airport: TSB

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada says there was a lack of ground personnel when a Sunwing plane clipped a WestJet plane at Toronto’s Pearson …

Toronto

Former flight attendant writes letter to YVR, sheds light on sexual harassment in airline industry

A former WestJet flight attendant has issued a letter to Vancouver International Airport after she was asked to leave the premise last Friday while …

Sexual Harassment

Varcoe: As Swoop lifts off, WestJet CEO navigates tricky headwinds

Ed Sims is on vacation, but WestJet’s CEO is still checking up on the number of passengers flying on Swoop, the airline’s new ultra-low-cost …

Business (Canada)

WestJet reports June traffic

WestJet (OTC:WJAFF) reports revenue passenger miles rose 8.5% to 2.23B in June.<p>Q2 traffic increased 6.2% to 6.65B.<p>Capacity expanded 7.5% to 2.67B …

Business

WestJet commemorates Western Canada's inaugural air mail flight

<b>Airline celebrates 100th anniversary of Katherine Stinson's flight from Calgary to Edmonton</b><p>CALGARY, July 9, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, WestJet in collaboration with the Canadian Aerophilatelic Society and The Calgary Airport Authority celebrated the 100th anniversary of Western Canada's inaugural air mail …

Airlines

WestJet flight attendants set to unionize

A union is taking steps to represent WestJet flight attendants, according to a release issued on Monday.<p>The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) …

Money (Canada)

WestJet 'Reviewing' Baggage Policy Targeting Travellers To Jamaica, Trinidad And Tobago

They're the only two WestJet destinations where there are restrictions on additional or oversized luggage.<p>Until last week, Nellrene Walker loved …

Flying

Trip for Two: Five Nights in Charlottetown Contests

Discover city life, island-style with this exciting prize package! Begin with round-trip economy airfare for two (2) on WestJet to Charlottetown, PEI …

Travel

WestJet reviewing baggage policy after customer blasts it as discriminatory on Twitter

WestJet says it is reviewing its baggage policy after the son of a Toronto customer complained that the airline discriminated against travellers from …

Nova Scotia

Happy Birthday Aaron Sanchez

As well as Canada’s birthday, today is also Aaron Sanchez’ birthday.<p>Sanchez turns 26 today. We’ve been talking about him for such a long time it …

Baseball

WestJet Is Having A "Canada Day" Sale Right Now With Flights As Low As $142

Omg! If you're Canadian and you love to travel, we've got the perfect article for you! WestJet is currently offering some amazing deals for Canadian …

Canada