Swoop welcomes Steven Greenway as President

Former founding member and Chief Commercial Officer of Scoot to lead Canada’s first ultra-low-cost carrier Swoop has named Steven Greenway as President of Canada’s first ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC), Swoop. Steven will join Swoop on March 5, 2018. Reporting to Gregg Saretsky, WestJet Group President and CEO, Steven will have … Continue reading

WestJet’s ultra-low-cost carrier, Swoop, has a name, a home and a purpose

WestJet has announced the name and logo for its ultra-low-cost airline (ULCC) in Canada. Named Swoop, the ULCC will begin selling flights in early 2018. “The name Swoop denotes exactly what we plan to do,” said Bob Cummings WestJet Executive Vice-President, Strategy … Continue reading

WestJet announces intent to launch ultra-low-cost carrier

WestJet has announced its intention to launch a new, ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC) in Canada subject to agreement with its pilots and any required regulatory approvals. Service is expected to start in late 2017 with an initial fleet of 10 high-density Boeing 737-800s … Continue reading