Q400 in WestJet livery. Courtesy, WS Facebook Canada’s WestJet (WS) has named its new regional airline WestJet Encore. The regional carrier will launch in the second half of 2013 to underserved regional airports. In June, WS signed a conditional order for 20 Bombardier Q400 turboprops for the new carrier, in an order valued at approximately $683 million, which could increase to approximately $1.59 billion if the 25 options are converted to firm orders (ATW Daily News, June ...

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