September 11, 2007 18:02 ET

WestJet Cares for Kids Will Make Significant Announcement at Bi-Annual Airports Games

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Sept. 11, 2007) - WestJet (TSX:WJA): Members of the media are invited to the WestJet Airports Games on Friday, September 14, 2007 at 11:30 a.m. where in between airport oriented competitions the airline will make a significant announcement regarding one of its longest standing charitable partners.

Representatives from all 26 of WestJet's Canadian cities, as well as one U.S. city (Las Vegas) will compete in a variety of ground handling and guest service competitions such as luggage toss, chock wagon race, baggage tractor pull and stanchion maze construction.

WHEN: September 14, 2007
11:30 a.m. MT (presentation at 11:45 a.m. MT)

WHERE: WestJet Hangar
21 Aerial Place, NE

About WestJet

WestJet is Canada's leading low-fare airline offering scheduled service throughout its 38-city North American and Caribbean network. Named Canada's most admired corporate culture in 2005 and 2006, WestJet pioneered low-cost high-value flying in Canada. With increased legroom and leather seats on its modern fleet of 68 Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft, and live seatback television provided by Bell ExpressVu on the majority of its fleet, WestJet strives to be the number one choice for travellers.

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