WestJet welcomes Canada Transportation Act Review

Airline congratulates Minister for launching review 
CALGARY, June 25, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet welcomes today's announcement by the 
Honorable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, beginning the review of the 
Canada Transportation Act. The Canada Transportation Act review will provide 
the opportunity to examine a wide variety of public policy issues impacting 
the Canadian airline sector. 
"We are very pleased the review will take a hard look at the cost 
competitiveness of the sector," commented Gregg Saretsky, WestJet President 
and CEO. "As chair of the review panel, David Emerson will bring a wealth of 
public and private sector experience to the role and, on behalf of the more 
than 10,000 WestJetters working across the country and the more than 18 
million guests who travelled on WestJet last year, we look forward to 
participating in the review." 
About WestJet
We are proud to be Canada's most-preferred airline, powered by an 
award-winning culture of care and recognized as one of the country's top 
employers. We offer scheduled service to more than 85 destinations in North 
America, Central America, the Caribbean and Europe. Through our regional 
airline, WestJet Encore, and with partnerships with airlines representing 
every major region of the world, we offer our guests more than 120 
destinations in more than 20 countries. Leveraging WestJet's extensive 
network, flight schedule and remarkable guest experience, WestJet Vacations 
delivers affordable, flexible travel experiences with a variety of 
accommodation options for every guest. Members of our WestJet Rewards program 
earn WestJet dollars on flights, vacation packages and more. Our members use 
WestJet dollars towards the purchase of WestJet flights and vacations packages 
on any day, at any time, to any WestJet destination with no blackout periods  
̶  even on seat sales. For more information about everything WestJet, please 
visit westjet.com. 
Recent recognition includes:
2014 Value Airline of the Year (Air Transport World magazine)
2014/2013/2012 Canada's Most Attractive Employer (Randstad)
2013 Highest equity score: airline, vacation package supplier brands 
(Harris/Decima EquiTrend Study)
2013 Gold Stevie Award Best Transportation Company (American Business Awards)
2013 Chairman's Circle Award: WestJet Vacations (CPSC)
2013 Canada's Most Preferred Airline (Leger Marketing)
2013 WestJet RBC MasterCard ranked #1 in Canada (Money Sense magazine) 
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