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West Wind Aviation

West Wind Aviation
West Wind Aviation's latest ATR-42 with current paint scheme.
IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded 1983
Hubs Saskatoon/John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
Fleet size 28[3]
Destinations 2 ExpressAir,[4] 8 Pronto[5]
Company slogan We Take Care. For You.
Headquarters Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Key people Gord Gillespie (President)

West Wind Aviation Limited Partnership is Saskatchewan's second-largest commercial aviation group with a fleet of 29 aircraft.


  • Destinations 1
  • Fleet 2
  • Aviation services 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5


West Wind hangar in Regina
Main Buildings for West Wind Aviation in Saskatoon.

Under its ExpressAir banner, West Wind offers scheduled service between Regina, Saskatoon and Prince Albert. Service in northern Saskatchewan and Nunavut is provided under the Pronto Airways banner. Its main commercial rival is Prince Albert-based Transwest Air.


As of February 2014 West Wind Aviation had the following aircraft registered with Transport Canada.[3]

Aviation services

West Wind operates fixed base operations at the Saskatoon and Regina airports under the Aerocentre franchise.[6] Under the International Air Services brand West Wind provides airport terminal services to charter and international airlines at the Saskatoon, Regina and Winnipeg airports.[7] In addition under the Lancaster Fuel brand, aviation fuel is provides to smaller airports and private operators in the province,[8]


  1. ^ "Airline Codes". Airline Codes. Retrieved 2013-07-01. 
  2. ^ Transport Canada - Air Traffic Designators - TP 143 (PDF)
  3. ^ a b Transport Canada listing of aircraft owned by "West Wind Aviation" (enter West Wind Aviation in the box titled "Owner Name")
  4. ^ "ExpressAir". Retrieved 2013-07-01. 
  5. ^ "Pronto". Retrieved 2013-07-01. 
  6. ^ "West Wind Aviation - Now You're Getting Somewhere". 2011-07-25. Retrieved 2013-07-01. 
  7. ^ "West Wind Aviation - Now You're Getting Somewhere". 2011-07-25. Retrieved 2013-07-01. 
  8. ^ "West Wind Aviation - Now You're Getting Somewhere". 2011-07-25. Retrieved 2013-07-01. 

External links

  • West Wind Aviation official site
  • Express Air
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