WestJet Was Once Canada’s Southwest Clone But It Now Has Larger Global Ambitions
Frederic Tomesco and Benjamin Katz, Bloomberg
Industry insiders have long compared Canada's WestJet to Southwest Airlines, since both low-cost airlines started with all-Boeing 737 fleets. But that comparison is no longer apt. With WestJet adding up to 20 Boeing 787s, it clearly has much bigger (and more global) ambitions.
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