Subscribe
PurchasingB2B

WestJet Encore wins Airline Reliability Performance Award

Awards recognize operators of Bombardier's Q-Series turboprops and CRJ regional jets with 99 percent dispatch reliability


May 4, 2018
Purchasing B2B

WestJet Encore announced it has been named a winner in the Bombardier Commercial Aircraft’s 2017 Airline Reliability Performance awards.

CALGARY—WestJet Encore has been named a winner in the Bombardier Commercial Aircraft’s 2017 Airline Reliability Performance awards. The awards recognize operators of Bombardier’s Q-Series turboprops and CRJ regional jets that have achieved at least 99 percent dispatch reliability throughout the year.

“To be awarded a Bombardier 2017 Airline Reliability Performance award is a fantastic recognition of work the WestJet Encore team does to get more than 250 daily flights out safely and on time every day,” said Charles Duncan, president, WestJet Encore, and executive vice-president, WestJet. “WestJet Encore has almost five years of solid operational performance under its belt and I am extremely proud of the hard work of our team. We will continue to focus on being Canada’s most reliable regional airline to best meet the needs of our guests.”

WestJet Encore operates a fleet of 46 Canadian-made Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft. The airline serves 33 Canadian cities as well as Nashville and Boston.

Related Posts