Say BOO! to family and friends - WestJet offers free flights on Halloween


    CALGARY, Oct. 28 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced that it will offer free
flights on Halloween for guests with the last names Candy, Orange, Web or
Webb, and Sweet.
    Guests with those surnames will pay applicable fees and taxes only for
flights booked before midnight October 30, 2008, MT, for travel anywhere in
Canada on Halloween, October 31, 2008. Guests booking a return flight for any
day after October 31, 2008, will pay regular fare for that flight. This offer
is only available by calling the WestJet Super Sales Centre at 1-888-WESTJET
(937-8538). Government-issued identification must be provided at check-in to
verify surname.
    As a separate offer to thank all loyal WestJet guests, the airline will
also offer five per cent off all fares on flights within Canada booked on
westjet.com before midnight October 30, 2008 MT, for travel between October 31
and December 18, 2008. Guests taking advantage of this discount must enter the
promo code BOO when booking on westjet.com.
    "Our guests love to have fun and so do we," said Bob Cummings, Executive
Vice-President of Guest Experience and Marketing. "We also like to say thank
you to our guests, and offers like this one are a way to do just that. We hope
that people will take advantage of this fun offer to say Boo! to family and
friends."

    Free flights: This offer is only available for purchase on Tuesday
October 28, Wednesday October 29 and Thursday October 30 for travel on
October 31, 2008. Limit of two one-way flights per person.

    Five per cent off: Book online at westjet.com and save five per cent off
the lowest available fare when you enter the online promo code BOO. Flights
must be booked before midnight on October 30, 2008, MT, for travel between
October 31 and December 18, 2008. Offer valid on all fares on regularly
scheduled WestJet flights within Canada only. Discount cannot be used towards
the purchase of a WestJet gift certificate or WestJet Vacations package. Valid
for new bookings only.

    About WestJet

    WestJet is Canada's leading high-value low-cost airline offering
scheduled service throughout its 51-city North American and Caribbean network.
Named Canada's most admired corporate culture in 2005, 2006 and 2007, WestJet
pioneered low-cost flying in Canada. WestJet offers increased legroom and
leather seats on its modern fleet of 76 Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft,
and live seatback television provided by Bell TV. With future confirmed
deliveries for an additional 45 aircraft, bringing its fleet to 121 by 2013,
WestJet strives to be the number one choice for travellers.




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