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Boeing Delivers First WestJet 787-9

Canadian carrier WestJet has accepted delivery of the first of ten Boeing 787-9s. The aircraft, C-GUDH (c/n 64974) represents the start of an ambitious new chapter for the airline, with major growth plans coupled with a more upmarket approach. The

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First Look at WestJet 787-9

WestJet has released the first images of its new Boeing 787-9. The example, C-GUDH (c/n 64974) is pictured straight out of the paint shop with a refreshed livery, representing the first of ten Dreamliners on order for the Calgary-based carrier.

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Crossing Borders

Delta Air Lines and WestJet are poised to strengthen ties after finalising plans for a transborder joint venture (JV).  The tie-up, which is subject to regulatory approval, was unveiled on July 19 and follows the memorandum of understanding signed last

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Third MAX Variant Revealed

Boeing marked another development milestone in its long history with the roll out of the first 737 MAX 7 at the company’s Renton, Washington facility on February 5. The aircraft, N7021S (c/n 42561), is the third, and smallest member of

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WestJet Link Launched

Calgary-based WestJet has teamed up with Pacific Coastal Airlines to provide a new regional offering named WestJet Link. The two carriers have agreed a capacity purchase agreement (CPA), with the new service connecting Lethbridge, Lloydminster, Medicine Hat, Cranbrook and Prince

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Swoop Enters the Market

WestJet has revealed the name and the logo for its new ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC) that will be introduced to the Canadian skies early next year.  The venture, Swoop, will be headquartered in Calgary, Alberta and will provide Canadians with a

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easyJet Joins Forces to offer Long-Haul Flights

Passengers flying with easyJet will now be able to access long-haul services operated by Norwegian and WestJet following the launch of what the Luton-based carrier claims is “the first global airline connections service by a European low fares airline”.  The

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WestJet Agrees Dreamliner Deal

WestJet has finalised a purchase agreement with Boeing for up to 20 787-9 Dreamliners. The deal includes commitments for ten Dreamliners to be delivered between the first quarter of 2019 and December 2021 with options for a further ten between

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