Calgary’s WestJet is moving forward with plans to acquire four widebody aircraft for long-haul operations starting in late 2015. The type is yet to be determined. The airline said it has received support from the WestJet Pilot Association and its board of directors, and is currently in the advanced stages of sourcing the aircraft. “This is the natural, next-step evolution for WestJet,” WestJet president and CEO Gregg Saretsky said. Initially, WestJet expects to deploy the ...

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