WestJet offers help for Zoom passengers
August 28, 2008
In the wake of the collapse of Zoom Airlines, WestJet offered its help to stranded passengers. Bob Cummings, executive vice-president, guest experience and marketing for WestJet, said: 'We are saddened to hear today's news about Zoom Airlines, and our hearts go out to the employees impacted by this announcement.' He continued: 'While we do not fly the same routes as Zoom, we are actively working to help any Zoom passengers stranded within our Canadian network to get home.'
WestJet is offering stranded passengers discounts on all fares across Canada. Zoom passengers can book WestJet flights by calling WestJet's Sales Super Centre at 1-800-538-5696 (toll-free). Fares are subject to availability and will be offered until Monday, Sept. 1, 2008.