WestJet Set New Record For Pax Handled 03JAN
WestJet announced that it flew 74,247 pax across its network January 3rd, setting a new single-day record. The airline's previous single-day record was 72,240 pax, set 31JUL15, the civic holiday long weekend.
"As the busy holiday travel season winds down, we thank our guests for their loyalty and support," said Bob Cummings, WestJet Executive Vice President, Commercial. "We also thank our more than 11,000 WestJetters for their hard work, dedication and caring service as we all work together to get our guests home safely."
WestJet also marked another milestone over the holiday season, flying its 20 millionth passenger in a single year on 27DEC15.