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WestJet Launches Community Investment Program; Partners with Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Canada

CALGARY, March 14 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to the
official launch of WestJet's (TSX:WJA) new community investment program,
WestJet Cares for Kids and the announcement of a new charity of choice partner
Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Canada.
WestJetters and Make-A-Wish® families will gather around one of
WestJet's Next Generation Boeing 737s for a short presentation. Interviews and
JetTours of the Hangar available for media. Lunch also provided.

Photo Op: Attendees will write their wish on a paper plane and fly
them simultaneously over an enlarged map of Canada to
symbolize the partnership.

Date: Friday, March 16, 2007

Time: 10:45 a.m. (formal presentation begins at 11 a.m.)

Location: WestJet Hangar, 21 Aerial Place N.E., Calgary
(Designated media parking available)