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WestJet Long Term Growth Plans Part 2 – Ultra Low Cost Model

Part 1 of the WestJet long term growth story started off with the news of the airline extending its business model into ultra low cost, an overview of the company and the differences between the low cost and ultra low cost model. This part extends the discussion of the airline in the ultra low cost space including competitive analysis and key growth opportunities.

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WestJet Boeing 737

WestJet Long Term Growth Plans Part 1 – Overview

WestJet‘s journey started more than twenty years old. The airline is now the second biggest airline in Canada and has established itself as a key player for domestic, transborder / U.S., and Caribbean passenger traffic. The airline has ambitious plans to expand further with a new ultra low cost airline and a bigger international footprint. This multi-part series showcases the airline, its goals, competition and opportunities.

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NewLeaf Travel Enters Competitive Canadian Marketplace

NewLeaf Travel unveils itself as a new “ultra-low-cost” alternative for travellers looking for cheap fares. Its focus will be connecting destinations between Saskatchewan, Ontario, Manitoba, British Columbia and Nova Scotia. Experience The Skies examines this new airline and how it compares to its biggest competitors Air Canada (AC), WestJet (WS) and Porter Airlines (PD).

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KLM Is Starting Service from Amsterdam to Edmonton, Canada, Eh. Why? (Update)

KLM

The original post was published on November 10, 2014. Additional update was posted on March 20, 2015.

KLM (IATA Airline Code – KL) announced that it will start flying thrice weekly from its home hub Amsterdam (IATA Airport Code – AMS) to Edmonton, Canada (YEG) starting May 1,  2015. This will extend to four times weekly starting June 22, 2015.

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