Westjet stood behind its fleet of 13 Boeing 737 Max 8s, despite a decision by the Civil Aviation Authority of China to ground the type.
Canada’s national airlines, Westjet and Air Canada have largely staked their domestic futures on the Boeing 737 MAX 8, the same type that crashed in Ethiopia Sunday.
Westjet operated its first revenue flight with the Boeing 787 Wednesday, launching a new era of global competition
An analysis by Western Aviation news reveals how Westjet uses its hub in Calgary to dominate the city’s aviation market.
Westjet executives vowed they have learned the lessons of the past as they introduce Boeing 787 service to London this spring.
Westjet reported record passenger numbers Tuesday, even as profits fell 67% from 2017.