WestJet Shares the Spirit of Giving



    Airline donates $2 from internet bookings made between December 15 and
    25, 2007 to charitable partners

    CALGARY, Dec. 13 /CNW/ - WestJet (TSX:WJA) today announced that between
December 15 and 25, 2007, $2 of every booking made through westjet.com will be
donated to the charitable partners of the WestJet Cares for Kids program. This
donation is at no cost to our guests. WestJet Cares for Kids partners include;
Make-A-Wish Canada, Hope Air, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada, Boys and
Girls Clubs of Canada, Missing Children Society of Canada, CNIB Early
Intervention Program and numerous children's hospitals and paediatric wards
across Canada.
    "WestJet wants to share our spirit of giving this holiday season" said
Richard Bartrem, WestJet Vice-President of Culture and Communications. "It's
our holiday gift to our charity partners that help with children's health and
wellness issues across Canada. Of course, our guests will still receive the
same great low fares while helping us make a difference."
    WestJet Cares for Kids is WestJet's community investment program that
focuses on children's health and wellness. WestJet donated over gifts of 3,600
flights throughout 2007. With over 90,000 transactions expected through
westjet.com between Dec. 15 and 25, 2007, WestJet expects to donate
approximately $200,000 to its charitable partners.

    About WestJet

    WestJet is Canada's leading low-fare airline offering scheduled service
throughout its 44-city North American and Caribbean network. Named Canada's
most admired corporate culture in 2005 and 2006, WestJet pioneered low-cost
high-value flying in Canada. With increased legroom and leather seats on its
modern fleet of 70 Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft, and live seatback
television provided by Bell ExpressVu on the majority of its fleet, WestJet
strives to be the number one choice for travellers.





For further information:

For further information: WestJet, Media Relations, Gillian Bentley,
(403) 444-2615, Email: gbentley@westjet.com, Website: www.westjet.com


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