Changes include cancelling winter flights between Ottawa and Edmonton that will resume next summer.
Overall demand for air travel remains strong with WestJet traffic up 6.2 per cent in the second quarter.
Uncertainty about a possible strike has cost the company 'tens of millions of dollars.'
WestJet warned on Tuesday that its bookings have slowed as passengers respond to the threat of a potential labour disruption from pilots who are trying to negotiate their first collective agreement.
Negotiations have been fraught as the union takes issue with the company's hiring of outside pilots for its new ultra-low cost carrier, Swoop.
New technologies like AI are essential as a doubling of global passengers over the next two decades strains air traffic control, airport and aircraft systems, according to data from the International…
WestJet Airlines Ltd. saw its fourth-quarter profit fall compared with a year ago as its costs rose.
A Bank of Canada speech, Statistics Canada job figures and WestJet earnings are among the stories to watch this coming week in Canadian business.
The Ottawa International Airport will see dozens more flights weekly from Canada’s two busiest airports this summer thanks to an increase in service from WestJet.
WestJet and Delta Air Lines plan to form a joint venture that will enhance transborder service and deepen the relationship between the two companies.