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WestJet Airlines


WestJet Airlines - A Brief Introduction Currently WestJet is ranked as the second largest Canadian air carrier. It has its headquarters located near Calgary International Airport, and operates around 777 flights which carry about 66,130 passengers on a daily basis.

WestJet Airlines Ltd is a Canadian airline which was founded on February 29, 1996 and its main purpose is to provide low-cost alternative to Canada's competing major airlines.

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04 It has about 14,142 employees. It is not a part of any global airline alliance. In the year end of 2018 WestJet had passenger revenues of around $4.733 Billion Canadian dollar.

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02 WestJet provides scheduled and charter air service to more than 100+ destinations to and from Canada, Europe, the United States, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. Passengers can conveniently make WestJet Airlines reservations with it or with the agencies.


Company Slogan

Love where you're going


Four pillars of WestJet strategic plan to built long term success

1 People and Culture - Investing in and fostering the development, growth and commitment to provide best deals and offers.

3 Revenue and Growth - To Achieve and annual growth rate between four and 7 percent.

4 2 Passenger Experience – Continuously and Consistently providing an amazing guest experience.

Costs - To achieve a targeted, sustainable profit margin and become on the number one position among North American Airlines.


WestJet has three Direct Subsidiaries WestJet Encore

It operates Bombardier Q400

WestJet Link SERVICES

It Operates Saab 340B

Swoop

Ultra low cost carriers


Popular Three Variants of Boeing 737 Next Generation Family are

Boeing 737 MAX

Boeing 767

Boeing 787


Major Hubs Calgary Toronto–Pearson

Vancouver


Focus cities

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Edmonton Halifax Winnipeg


Passenger Traffic

2012

2013

2014

20.3

19.7

18.5

17.4

PASSENGERS (IN MILLIONS)

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24.1

25.5

WESTJET PASSENGER TRAFFIC

2015

YEARS

2016

2017

2018


Passenger Load Factor (%) Passenger load Factor (%) 85

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83

82

81

80

79

78

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2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018


Turnover (C$m) Turnover (C$m) 5,000

4,500

4,000

3,500

3,000

2,500

2,000

1,500

1,000

500

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2013

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2016

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WestJet Airlines - A Brief Introduction  

WestJet Airlines Ltd is a Canadian airline which was founded on February 29, 1996 and its main purpose is to provide low-cost alternative to...

WestJet Airlines - A Brief Introduction  

WestJet Airlines Ltd is a Canadian airline which was founded on February 29, 1996 and its main purpose is to provide low-cost alternative to...

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