WestJet

Amazon Buys Four Airplanes from WestJet to Expand Delivery Fleet

Amazon this week announced it has expanded its air fleet, purchasing 11 Boeing 767-300 airplanes “to continue to serve customers." The interesting part is four of these planes from from Canadian airliner WestJet, while the other seven are from U.S. airline, Delta. “Our goal is to continue delivering for customers across the U.S. in the way that...

WestJet’s Apple Watch App is No Longer in the App Store

If you’re a fan of the WestJet Apple Watch app, it has disappeared from the App Store. The Canadian airline’s app listing no longer mentions the Apple Watch app, which enabled customers to scan boarding passes from their wrist, check flight status and other details. The WestJet Apple Watch app first debuted back in April...

WestJet iOS App Updated to Support Split View on iPad

Apple introduced Split View multitasking for iPad five years ago, allowing users of the tablet to work with two apps at the same time. Today, WestJet updated its iOS app to support Split View, a key feature of multitasking on the iPad. The WestJet iOS app allows customers to book trips, view and manage existing...

WestJet Airlines Launches First AI Chatbot by a Canadian Airline [u]

WestJet has just become the first Canadian airline to launch an artificial intelligence (AI) powered chatbot, that allows guests to discover destinations, book trips and receive instant support. The chatbot, named Juliet, is available in both English and French through Facebook Messenger and can be accessed at http://m.me/westjet. "Juliet is the first of many ways WestJet will be raising...

WestJet for iOS Now Lets You Cancel Trips, Sign Up for Rewards Program

WestJet for iOS has received an update to let users now cancel previously booked trips, right within the app. Also new is the ability to sign up for the WestJet Rewards, the airline’s frequent flyer rewards program. WestJet’s app is also optimized for iPhone X users as well. This morning, the airline announced their Christmas Miracle 12...

WestJet for iOS Update Adds New Logo, Flight Notifications and More

WestJet has updated their iOS app today to bring forth a new logo, as part of their 20th birthday. The app has a new maple leaf logo, while there are also new features as well. Gold WestJet Rewards members now get a priority support number, found only within the app. Also, new flight notifications are...

WestJet for iOS Gets 3D Touch Support for Quick Actions

Last week WestJet updated their iOS app to support 3D Touch for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus users, allowing them to “quickly access key features.” 3D Touch is now available on the app’s icon, allowing Quick Actions to: Flight status, Check in, My trips and Book, as seen below in our screenshot: What's New in...

WestJet for iOS Gets Apple Wallet Boarding Passes for U.S. Airports

WestJet for iOS was updated this afternoon to bring some new enhancements to the app. Users can now filter fare results based on time frames and regions, while Apple Wallet boarding passes now support participating U.S. airports for to and from travel. Previously, Wallet boarding passes were limited to Canadian and European destinations (Dublin, Scotland),...

WestJet for iOS Gets 2.0 Update with New Features, Bug Fixes

WestJet has updated their iOS app to version 2.0, which brings a better flight booking experience, new quick access to recently searched flights, better flight status updates, improved trip details and better Apple Wallet integration, plus bug fixes users have complained about in iTunes reviews. What's New in Version 2.0 This update includes: • Enhancements to...