WestJet
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WestJet

September 20, 2005 10:00 ET

Aloha! WestJet Announces All-Jet Service to Honolulu and Maui

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 20, 2005) -

Airline Will Offer Five Flights a Week to Honolulu Starting December 9, 2005 and Two Flights a Week to Maui Starting December 17, 2005

WestJet (TSX:WJA) today announced it will begin offering non-stop service to the new markets of Honolulu and Maui, Hawaii. This new schedule also offers connecting flights to several other WestJet destinations across North America. Seats are available for sale immediately.

Following are the schedule details of the non-stop Hawaii service WestJet will offer:



Vancouver to Honolulu (starting December 9(1))
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Departure Arrival Days
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7 p.m. 10:58 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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Honolulu to Vancouver
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Departure Arrival Days
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11:58 p.m. 7:50 a.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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(1) From December 9 - 16, 2005, WestJet will operate a daily flight
between Vancouver and Honolulu at the times listed above.

Vancouver to Maui (starting December 17)
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Departure Arrival Days
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7 p.m. 10:53 p.m. Wednesday and Saturday
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Maui to Vancouver (starting December 17)
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Departure Arrival Days
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11:53 p.m. 7:31 a.m. Wednesday and Saturday
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"WestJet is absolutely thrilled to be announcing non-stop flights to Hawaii," said Sean Durfy, WestJet's Executive Vice-President of Marketing and Sales. "Hawaii is one of the destinations that our loyal guests and dedicated WestJetters have been asking us to serve for several years. With our convenient schedule, reasonable fares and brand new Boeing Next-Generation 737-800 jets equipped with leather seats and more legroom, I am confident that guests won't hesitate to choose WestJet when travelling to the beautiful Hawaiian Islands."

WestJet is Canada's leading low-cost airline currently offering scheduled service throughout its 34-city North American network. Named Canada's most respected corporation for customer service in 2005, WestJet pioneered low-cost high-value flying in Canada. With increased legroom and leather seats on its modern fleet of Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft, and live seatback television provided by Bell ExpressVu on its 737-700 fleet, WestJet strives to be the number one choice for travellers.

Contact Information

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    Gillian Bentley
    (403) 444-2615
    Website: www.westjet.com