July 02, 2008 08:00 ET

WestJet Kicks Off the Summer With $59 Flights

Two-day seat sale for Calgary-Edmonton-Vancouver-Abbotsford

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - July 2, 2008) - WestJet (TSX:WJA) today announced a two-day $59 seat sale for flights between Calgary or Edmonton and Vancouver or Abbotsford. Guests can take advantage of this $59 fare by booking on July 2 and 3, 2008, for travel until September 30.

"We are incredibly fortunate to have so many loyal guests," said Bob Cummings, WestJet Executive Vice-President of Guest Experience and Marketing. "Our brand and culture is characterized by periodically using our high-value, low-cost structure to offer a fare like this as a way of thanking our guests. It's a wonderful time of year to visit family and friends across the country, and we also hope this fare will help make that happen. Of course, for anyone who hasn't flown WestJet before, here's another reason to give us a try."

All fares are available online at westjet.com, by calling WestJet at 1-800-538-5696 or through a travel agent.

The small print: Seats at this fare are limited. New bookings only. 100 per cent non-refundable. Offer combinable with other fares. All fares shown are one-way. No advance purchase required. Applicable taxes, fees and fuel surcharge are extra. Visit westjet.com for more information.

$59 fare - This offer is only available for purchase on Wednesday, July 2, and Thursday, July 3, 2008, for travel until September 30, 2008, in both directions between Calgary or Edmonton and Vancouver or Abbotsford. Seats at this fare are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.

About WestJet

WestJet is Canada's leading high-value low-cost airline offering scheduled service throughout its 49-city North American and Caribbean network. Named Canada's most admired corporate culture in 2005, 2006 and 2007, WestJet pioneered low-cost flying in Canada. WestJet offers increased legroom and leather seats on its modern fleet of 75 Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft, and live seatback television provided by Bell ExpressVu. With future confirmed deliveries for an additional 46 aircraft, bringing its fleet to 121 by 2013, WestJet strives to be the number one choice for travellers.

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