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.
Westjet revealed a summer schedule with two new U.S. destinations, Monday, and one new domestic route from Edmonton to St. John’s, Newfoundland.
Westjet took delivery of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner at a ceremony Thursday at the Boeing factory in Everett, Washington.
In their plans for 2019, Air Canada and rival Westjet are targetting the upscale market. But does the move open opportunities for budget carriers?