Commercial Aviation

WestJet, WestJet Pilot Association reach tentative agreement

0f3fda7ae3278f66e20fcf735460c04bWestJet announced today it has reached a tentative agreement with its more than 1,200 pilots, represented by the WestJet Pilot Association (WJPA). The agreement’s highlights will be available in early December and voting will begin later in the month.

“The WJPA executive and a team of WestJet leaders worked diligently to find creative solutions that balanced improved productivity and flexibility with significant improvements in compensation,” said Fred Cleveland, WestJet Executive Vice-President, Operations.

The WJPA and WestJet leadership teams began negotiations in September 2014 to develop a tentative agreement to replace the previous agreement, which has been in place since May 2009.

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