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Westjet Says Complies With Transport Canada Decision To Ground Boeing Max Fleet


Wednesday, 13 Mar 2019 12:46pm EDT 

March 13 (Reuters) - WestJet Airlines Ltd ::WESTJET COMPLIES WITH TRANSPORT CANADA DECISION TO GROUND BOEING MAX FLEET.DECISION HAS AN IMPACT ON TRAVEL PLANS OF CO'S WESTJET GUESTS.WESTJET HAS 162 AIRCRAFT OR MORE THAN 92 PER CENT OF ITS OVERALL FLEET THAT REMAIN IN SERVICE..WESTJET IS CONTACTING IMPACTED GUESTS TO ARRANGE FOR ALTERNATE TRAVEL PLANS..WORKING TO REBOOK ALL GUESTS AFFECTED AS QUICKLY AS POSSIBLE.IN PROCESS OF GROUNDING 13 MAX AIRCRAFT IN CO'S FLEET.