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Bonjour Quebec! WestJet Announces New Date for Inaugural Flight to Quebec City

Ultra low fare of $79 each way on inaugural flight

CALGARY, May 5 /CNW/ - WestJet (TSX:WJA) today announced that the
inaugural flight of daily non-stop service from Toronto to Quebec City will
now depart on May 17, 2008. In addition, guests have the opportunity to take
advantage of an incredibly low fare of $79 each way on this date only. This is
greater than 64 per cent off the regular fare!
"Many of our guests are hockey fans," said Bob Cummings, Executive
Vice-President, Guest Experience and Marketing. "We want to provide our guests
an opportunity to cheer on Team Canada in Quebec City. This special sale
encourages both guests and those people who have not yet flown with WestJet to
give our friendly and reliable service a try. We believe our friendly and
caring approach to guest service will quickly resonate with the warm
hospitality found in Quebec City. Quebecers will enjoy our great guest
experience in French and English.
"Part of WestJet's appeal is the great value we have provided Canadians
through low fares and great service. In each destination WestJet has commenced
service to in the past, there has been a decrease in fares across all
airlines. With this special low fare of $79 one way, we are committed to
providing the people of Quebec City and surrounding areas with great value and
encourage people from Toronto and beyond to visit this wonderful city."

Quebec City - Toronto (Daily)
Starting May 17, 2008.
Flight Departure Arrival
From Quebec City - WS645(i) 7 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
From Toronto - WS654 4:30 p.m. 5:54 p.m.
(i) Effective May 18, 2008 WS645 departs Quebec City at 6:45 p.m.,
arriving in Toronto at 8:15 p.m.

All fares are available online at, by calling WestJet at
1-800-538-5696 or through a travel agent.
The small print: Seats at this fare are limited. New bookings only. 100
per cent non-refundable. Offer combinable with other fares. All fares shown
are one-way. No advance purchase required. Taxes, fees and surcharges are
extra where applicable. Visit for more information.
$79 one-day fare - This offer is only available for purchase for travel
on May 17, 2008, in both directions from Toronto to Quebec City. Seats at this
fare are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.

About WestJet

WestJet is Canada's leading high-value low-cost airline offering
scheduled service throughout its 47-city North American and Caribbean network.
Named Canada's most admired corporate culture in 2005, 2006 and 2007, WestJet
pioneered low-cost flying in Canada. With increased legroom and leather seats
on its modern fleet of 74 Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft, and live
seatback television provided by Bell ExpressVu, WestJet strives to be the
number one choice for travellers.