Westjet Airlines (WJA)

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WJA

   ICAO/IATA

WJA / M3

Country

Canada

Established

1996

Fleet size

114

Average age

12

Westjet Airlines was established in 1996 in Canada. Westjet Airlines operates 114 airplanes with average age of 12 years. The newest plane is built in 2016 and the oldest plane is built in 1991.

WestJet Airlines Ltd., or simply WestJet, is a popular Canadian low-cost airline established in 1996. It started as a low-cost alternative to the competing major airlines of Canada.

WestJet offers scheduled and charter air service to a total of 100 destinations in 20 different countries throughout North and Central America, Europe and the Caribbean, including 36 Canadian cities and 21 cities in the United States. 

Currently, WestJet is the 2nd-largest Canadian air carrier, following Air Canada, carrying more than 45,000 passengers and operating an average of 425 flights per day. In 2016, the airline carried nearly 22 million passengers, making it the 8th-largest carrier in North America by travelers carried.

WestJet airline

WestJet Airlines is a public company with over 10,000 employees. It is not part of any airline alliance and operates 3 variants of Boeing 737 Next Generation family, along with Boeing 767 aircraft, on WestJet select long-haul routes. Subsidiary company WestJet Encore operates Bombardier Q400. The headquarters of WestJet Airlines is situated adjacent to Calgary International Airport.

The largest hub of WestJet is Toronto Pearson International Airport (in terms of daily departures), the main connection point of the airline in Eastern Canada, and Calgary Intl, the main connection point in western Canada.

WestJet Airlines provides the most Canadian flights to Orlando and Las Vegas, offering non-stop routes (some of which seasonal) from 11 Canadian cities to Orlando and 9 to Las Vegas. Since 2008, the carrier is the largest international carrier flying into Las Vegas (by volume of passengers). WestJet Airlines also serves 20 Caribbean and 7 Mexican destinations, some of which on a seasonal basis.

In July 2015, WestJet introduced flights to London Gatwick Airport via Boeing 767 aircraft, that had not previously been part of the fleet of the airline, starting Spring 2016.

TailManufacturerModelAge / BuiltDelivered
Boeing 737-8CT/W 13 / 2007 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 7 / 2013 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 9 / 2011 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 6 / 2014 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 6 / 2014 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT (W) 9 / 2011 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 13 / 2007 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-76N/W 19 / 2001 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-76N (W) 19 / 2001 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT (W) 9 / 2011 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 6 / 2014 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT/W 10 / 2010 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-76N/W 19 / 2001 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT (W) 10 / 2010 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Boeing 767-338ER 29 / 1991 0000-00-00
Boeing 767-338ER (W) 29 / 1991 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 8 / 2012 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 13 / 2007 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 7 / 2013 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT (W) 17 / 2003 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 8 / 2012 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 6 / 2014 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT 11 / 2009 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 17 / 2003 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 11 / 2009 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT 12 / 2008 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 9 / 2011 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 4 / 2016 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 4 / 2016 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-76N/W 19 / 2001 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 8 / 2012 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-6CT 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT (W) 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-6CT 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 13 / 2007 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 6 / 2014 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 7 / 2013 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-76N (W) 19 / 2001 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 767-338ER (W) 26 / 1994 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-6CT 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 13 / 2007 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-76N/W 18 / 2002 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT (W) 10 / 2010 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-76N/W 18 / 2002 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT 12 / 2008 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-76N/W 18 / 2002 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 7 / 2013 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT 12 / 2008 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT 17 / 2003 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT (W) 17 / 2003 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT/W 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT (W) 17 / 2003 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 6 / 2014 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT (W) 17 / 2003 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-6CT 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-6CT 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-6CT 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT (W) 13 / 2007 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 13 / 2007 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT (W) 9 / 2011 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-6CT 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 8 / 2012 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-6CT 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-76N/W 18 / 2002 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-6CT 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-6CT 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-6CT 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT (W) 11 / 2009 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT (W) 11 / 2009 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT 11 / 2009 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT (W) 11 / 2009 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT 11 / 2009 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT 11 / 2009 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 11 / 2009 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT 10 / 2010 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT (W) 10 / 2010 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 10 / 2010 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 6 / 2014 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 12 / 2008 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-6CT 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT (W) 4 / 2016 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-7CT/W 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8CT 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
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