To serve and to be the voice for WestJet pilots. To improve our working conditions. To protect and advance our pilots’ careers.
Founded in 1931, the Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l is the largest airline pilot union in the world and represents more than 61,000 pilots at 33 airlines in Canada and the United States, including pilots at Air Georgian, Air Transat, Bearskin, Calm Air, Canadian North, First Air, Jazz Aviation, Kelowna Flightcraft, Sky Regional, Wasaya, WestJet, and WestJet Encore.
The Canada Board responsibilities include planning, coordinating, and administering ALPA Canada activities and initiatives that further ALPA’s strategic goals with the Canadian government and stakeholders
The WestJet Airlines Master Executive Council represents over 1500 pilots, based in Vancouver, Calgary, and Toronto. Our pilots safely operate an average of 425 flights per day on a fleet comprised of B737NG, B737MAX, and B767-300 aircraft (B787s arriving in 2019). With more than 120 aircraft, our pilots fly into destinations across Canada, United States, Mexico, Caribbean, Central America, and Europe. We are proud to represent the best interests of our pilots and will ensure that WestJet pilots are well positioned for the upcoming growth, and continued career success in step with WestJet’s success.