28 March 2014
WestJet said it has converted five of its 25 options to firm orders for Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft, scheduled for delivery in the second half of 2015.
The first of the five will arrive in June 2015.
With the conversion of these options, WestJet will have a fleet of 25 Q400s by the end of 2015. The airline has further options for 20 more Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft between 2016 and 2018.
WestJet offers scheduled service to more than 85 destinations in North America, Central America, the Caribbean and Europe. Its website is at www.westjet.com.