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Old Mar 11, 05, 7:55 am
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Originally Posted by Ken hAAmer
People looking to JetsGo were probably looking in the opposite direction of Air Canada. I suspect that instead of turning 180 they'll only turn 45 and look towards WestJet. Some might look to CanJet, but I don't think they have the routes and frequency that will attract more to WestJet.

In short, WestJet is the big winner.
People booking Jetsgo were only chasing the low prices. I don't think any of the remaining airlines will be offering "Jetsgo" pricing on any route. The consumers you talk about will purchase the cheapest seat they can find , be it AC , WJA , or Bearskin. I think it will help these remaining airlines equally that Jetsgo is gone by firming up the prices to a rational(hopefully profitable) level.
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