Wednesday, July 8, 2015

WestJet Airlines Ltd. - WJA.t

WestJet Airlines Ltd. - WJA.t is a low-cost carrier that provides scheduled and charter air service to 88 destinations in Canada, the United States, Europe, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean.
Testing the thrust reversers on a brand new 737-600.

On July 7, 2015 the company reported News

"WestJet today announced June 2015 traffic results with a load factor of 76.9 per cent, a decrease of 0.5 percentage points year over year. Revenue passenger miles (RPMs), or traffic, increased 7.0 per cent year over year with a more aggressive mix of lower fares, and capacity, measured in available seat miles (ASMs), was 7.6 per cent higher over the same period.

WestJet achieved an on-time performance rate of 89.4 per cent in June, an improvement of 3.7 percentage points year over year. In the second quarter of 2015, the airline achieved a load factor of 78.1 per cent, a decrease of 1.5 percentage points year over year, and flew a record 5.0 million guests, a year-over-year increase of 3.9 per cent or approximately 184,000 additional guests."