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Media Advisory - WestJet analysts' conference call to discuss fourth quarter and year-end financial results

CALGARY, Jan. 14 /CNW/ - Media and interested members of the public are
advised that WestJet will hold its analysts' conference call on Wednesday,
February 11, 2009, at 9 a.m. MT (11 a.m. ET), following the release of its
2008 fourth quarter and year-end financial results. Further details will be
communicated closer to the date.
    Sean Durfy, President and Chief Executive Officer and Vito Culmone,
Executive Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer, will discuss
WestJet's 2008 fourth quarter and year-end financial results and answer
questions from financial analysts.

    About WestJet

    WestJet is Canada's leading high-value low-cost airline offering
scheduled service throughout its 55-city North American and Caribbean network.
Named one of Canada's most admired corporate cultures in 2005, 2006, 2007 and
2008, WestJet pioneered low-cost flying in Canada. WestJet offers increased
legroom, leather seats and live seatback television provided by Bell TV on its
modern fleet of 76 Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft. With future confirmed
deliveries for an additional 45 aircraft, bringing its fleet to 121 by 2013,
WestJet strives to be the number one choice for travellers.

For further information: Media Contacts: Robert Palmer, Media Relations,
telephone: 1-888-WJ 4 NEWS (1-888-954-6397), e-mail: