TRIPREPORT | WestJet (Economy) | Atlanta - Calgary | Boeing 737-800

Good morning from a beautiful Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta. I have just been informed of the wonderful news that I have been hired as a Pilot at WestJet Airlines. I am commuting to my first base in Calgary, Alberta, this morning.

Flight Information:
Flight Number: WS1591
Airline: WestJet Airlines
Server: Expert
Departure Airport ICAO: KATL
Arrival Airport ICAO: CYYC
Departure Date and Time: Saturday, May 4th at 6:30 AM EDT
Arrival Date and Time: Saturday, May 4th at 9:05 AM MDT
Total Travel Time: 4:35
Flight Time: 4:09

This is our aircraft, C-FUSM, a 2013-built Boeing 737-800. We’ll be departing from Gate D10 this morning.

Our seat, 19A, will give us a beautiful view of Calgary on our approach and Nashville, Tennessee.

Bye-Bye Atlanta!

Our view of the West Georgia countryside as we ascend out of Atlanta.

Cruising at FL360 over downtown Nashville, Tennessee.

Beginning our descent into Calgary over the plains of southern Alberta.

Short final into Calgary!


Taxiing to Gate D70 at Calgary International Airport.

All parked up at Gate D70. Now I must wait to receive my first trip assignment!