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WestJet President, Sean Durfy, Speaks at Merrill Lynch Global Transportation Conference

CALGARY, June 12 /CNW/ - WestJet (TSX:WJA) President, Sean Durfy, will
speak at the Merrill Lynch Global Transportation Conference on Wednesday,
June 13, 2007 in New York City. Sean will speak to WestJet's strategic plan
and address industry comparisons.

Date: Wednesday, June 13, 2007

Time: 11:40 a.m. Eastern Time

Location: Merrill Lynch Headquarters
World Financial Center
250 Vesey Street
New York, New York

The Merrill Lynch Global Transportation Conference will be webcast. The
webcast will be audio-only on the Merrill Lynch event website listed below.
Presentations will be archived and available on the website for 14 days.
Please note this URL will not be active until the specific conference date.

About WestJet

WestJet is Canada's leading low-fare airline offering scheduled service
throughout its 38-city North American and Caribbean network. Named Canada's
most admired corporate culture in 2005 and 2006, WestJet pioneered low-cost
high-value flying in Canada. With increased legroom and leather seats on its
modern fleet of Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft, and live seatback
television provided by Bell ExpressVu on the majority of its fleet, WestJet
strives to be the number one choice for travellers.