WestJet

WestJet appeals lost bid to throw out harassment lawsuit by former flight attendant

WestJet has filed an appeal after the Supreme Court of British Columbia refused to throw out a proposed class-action lawsuit that accuses the company of fostering a corporate culture that tolerates harassment against female employees.<p>The airline argues Justice Mary Humphries was wrong to have …

Airlines

WestJet Prepares for Global Expansion

<b>Airline welcomes three new senior leaders to the tea</b>m<p>CALGARY, Jan. 11, 2018 /CNW/ – WestJet today announced three new vice-presidents will be joining …

Flying

The airlines that are most (and least) likely to answer your Twitter query

Have a beef with your airline or a question about your flight, and want to take your query to Twitter?<p>Your odds of receiving a response are best if …

Airlines

Is WestJet Sale An Internet Scam? No, Just One Of The Best Airfare Deals Around

WestJet’s winter seat sale is on, and, rest assured, it’s not a scam.<p>Scammers have recently used the Canadian airline’s name in fraudulent free ticket offers on the Internet, but WestJet’s current Internet sale — which ends Thursday night — is the real deal.<p>WestJet’s website says the airline is …

Airlines

CANADA STOCKS-TSX slips in broad retreat; pot stocks bounce

(Adds details on specific stocks, updates prices)<p>* TSX down 19.76 points, or 0.12 percent, at 16,329.68<p>* Nine of the TSX’s 10 main groups move lower<p>TORONTO, Jan 8 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index slipped early on Monday as shares of some industrial, energy, materials and financial services …

Cannabis Industry

Westjet changing red-eye flight into Breslau

News06:50 AM by Greg Mercer Waterloo Region Record<p>KITCHENER — WestJet is changing an unpopular overnight flight into the Region of Waterloo …

Aviation

Abbotsford airport traffic surged more than 25 per cent in 2017

Abbotsford International Airport officials say they’re busier than ever.<p>According to figures released Monday, the Fraser Valley airport saw 147,010 …

Airports

WestJet, Air Canada trail the pack in responding to your social media complaints

Canada’s two major airlines are among the last off the runway when it comes to addressing passengers’ complaints using social media, according to an …

Air Canada

'People went from laughing to screaming': N.B. couple on plane collision

A Moncton family were among the passengers when their plane was hit by another aircraft at Toronto's Pearson International Airport on Friday …

Aviation

Transportation Safety Board investigating collision between 2 planes at Toronto Pearson airport

TORONTO – The Transportation Safety Board’s investigation into a collision between two planes will examine whether a major airline followed its …

Aviation

Plane's Wing Bursts Into Flames After Collision at Toronto Airport

Our plane was crashed into by another plane right after the pilot announced they were "low on staff"<p>A post shared by Stephen Belford …

Aviation

Investigation probes collision between WestJet, Sunwing planes in Toronto

The Transportation Safety Board's investigation into a collision between two planes will examine whether a major airline followed its evacuation …

Aviation

Terrified passengers scream as two planes collide at Toronto Airport

Passengers were forced to evacuate via emergency slides in the freezing cold on Friday night after two planes collided on the ground at Toronto's Pearson International Airport.<p>WestJet said an inbound flight from Cancun, Mexico, with 168 passengers and a crew of six was stationary and waiting to go …

News

Fire as one plane crashes into another at Toronto Pearson airport

Passengers evacuated after collision between Westjet and Sunwing airliners when one of them was being towed and the other was waiting to park<p>Dozens of passengers have been evacuated from an aircraft at Toronto’s Pearson international airport after a plane under tow struck an arriving jet that was …

Aviation

Fire breaks out after two planes collide at Toronto airport

Startled passengers watched as a fire broke out after a Sunwing plane collided with a WestJet aircraft at Toronto Pearson International Airport.

World News

Flames and screams after two jetliners collide at Toronto airport

Two jetliners collided at a Toronto airport Friday, setting a wing on fire and sending dozens of terrified passengers fleeing into the cold.<p>A Boeing 737 landed at Pearson International Airport shortly after sundown, ferrying 168 WestJet passengers from Cancun, Mexico. Outside, on an evening of …

Aviation

Plane evacuated after Toronto airport collision

<b>A plane that had just landed in Toronto was evacuated after it was struck by an empty aircraft pushing back from a gate, the airline said.</b><p>WestJet airlines said its Boeing 737-800 carrying 168 passengers and six crew was waiting for a gate when it was hit by a Sunwing plane.<p>Video showed a fire near …

Aviation

Planes collide at Toronto airport

Two planes collided on the ground at Toronto's Pearson International Airport on Friday night.<p>The crash sparked a fire and forced passengers to evacuate on emergency slides.<p>Passengers on the WestJet flight and were waiting to get off the plane when a Sunwing aircraft backed into it.<p>WestJet said the …

Aviation

Frightening fiery crash between two planes at Toronto airport

TORONTO — The Transportation Safety Board’s investigation into a runway crash between two planes at Pearson International Airport will examine …

Aviation

Plane collision in Canada sparks evacuations

A WestJet plane from Cancun, Mexico, had been stationary and waiting to go to a gate at Pearson International Airport just after 6pm on Friday night …

Aviation

'Absolute panic'

Instead of talking about their trip to Cancun, Mexico Jen Kirkwood and Michael Bennett are reliving a frightening ordeal on the tarmac at Toronto …

Aviation

Airliners collide at Toronto's Pearson Airport, passengers safe

January 06, 2018 9:34 AM<br>TORONTO (REUTERS) - Dozens of passengers were evacuated at Toronto's Pearson Airport on Friday (Jan 5), after a plane pushing …

Aviation

Two planes collide on the ground at Toronto international airport

Passengers were forced to evacuate via emergency slides in the frigid cold on Friday night after two planes collided on the ground at Toronto’s …

Aviation

ALERT Passengers evacuated using emergency slides at Toronto after 2 planes clipped wings and an APU caught fire

A plane that had just landed in Toronto was evacuated after it was struck by an empty aircraft pushing back from a gate, the airline said.<p>WestJet …

Aviation

WestJet evacuates passengers on Toronto runway after plane clipped by Sunwing aircraft

Passengers on a WestJet Boeing 737-800 had a scare today when they had to be evacuated from their plane at Toronto's Pearson International …

Aviation

Passengers forced to evacuate burning plane after collision at Toronto airport

In video filmed by a passenger, people are heard screaming as the wing of a Westjet aircraft bursts into flames.

Aviation

Airport firefighter injured after 2 passenger planes collide at Toronto airport

TORONTO - The Transportation Safety Board says it's investigating after two passenger planes collided on the ground at Toronto's Pearson …

Aviation

2 planes collide at Toronto airport; WestJet says passengers evacuated

TORONTO — Two planes have collided on the ground at Toronto’s Pearson International airport.<p>WestJet says one of its flights, inbound from Cancun, …

Aviation

Sunwing plane clips WestJet plane at Toronto airport, sparking fire

WestJet says one of its planes had just arrived in Toronto from Cancun Friday night when it was struck by a Sunwing aircraft, an incident that …

Aviation

Two planes collide on ground at Toronto's Pearson airport, no injuries reported

TORONTO — Two passenger planes collided on the ground at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport on Friday evening, but no injuries have been …

Aviation