June 02, 2005 08:30 ET

WestJet Commences Service Between Calgary and San Diego

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - June 2, 2005) - WestJet (TSX:WJA) today celebrated the commencement of its new seasonal non-stop service to San Diego, California. Until October 11, 2005, WestJet will offer three weekly non-stop flights between Calgary and San Diego, with connecting service from Ottawa, Toronto, Hamilton, Winnipeg, Regina, Saskatoon, Edmonton, Abbotsford, Kelowna, Vancouver and Victoria.

Sean Durfy, WestJet's Executive Vice President of Marketing & Sales, commented today: "We are very happy to be launching our new unique seasonal service to San Diego. Our existing service to the three California cities of San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Palm Springs has proved very popular, and we believe Canadians will jump at the opportunity to fly WestJet to the beautiful city of San Diego."

WestJet is Canada's leading low-fare airline offering scheduled service throughout its 31-city North American network. Named Canada's most respected corporation for customer service in 2005, WestJet pioneered low-fare 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 on its 737-700 fleet, WestJet strives to be the number one choice for travellers.

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  • WestJet
    Gillian Bentley
    Media Relations
    (403) 444-2615