Founded in 1996 by Clive Beddoe, WestJet Airlines is a Canadian low-cost carrier. The airline provides trips to 85 destinations in Canada, the U.S., Europe, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. WestJet Airlines is the second-largest Canadian air carrier following Air Canada and the ninth-largest airline in North America, based on the number of passengers carried. Currently, WestJet employs more than 9,600 employees. West Jet Encore is WestJet’s subsidiary regional airline and combined, they provide the most Canadian flights to Las Vegas and Orlando. The airline came in first place in the Airline Staff Service Excellence (North America) ranking, and was Canada’s preferred airline according to a 2009 poll by Leger Marketing.
Sign up for a WestJet account to earn WestJet Rewards. Benefits include earning WestJet dollars on flights, vacation packages and more. There are no limitations on what miles can be redeemed for, and frequent fliers can have information stored for faster bookings.