Video Of The Week — WestJet's 12 Flights Of Children-Inspired Christmas Miracles


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Since 2012, Canada’s WestJet Airlines has been delighting unsuspecting customers with well-deserved Christmas cheer. The gifts, usually restricted to the passengers of two or three late night flights, have ranged from iPods to fulfilling even the most exorbitant gift requests.

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In December 2017, the company upped the ante by organizing a dozen surprise events to delight the passengers traveling on twelve flights departing from various Canadian cities. To help them come up with imaginative ideas, the company recruited kids from the Boys and Girls Club of Canada. As you can guess, the suggestions, while amazing, were not easy to implement.

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However, WestJet officials were up for the challenge, making even the most impossible-sounding suggestions, which included building a life-sized snow globe, a live ballet airport performance, and even a sit-down Christmas meal for the entire flight at the baggage carousel, come true! As if that was not enough, the celebrations were accompanied by a gift for every passenger lucky enough to be traveling in one of the twelve randomly chosen flights. The best part is, the kids who came up with the ideas were also able to participate and see their Christmas dream come true.


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  • coolkid77
    coolkid77Friday, December 4, 2020 at 1:15 pm
    • waver
      waverThursday, November 12, 2020 at 11:41 am
      thats nice.
      • blacklives
        blacklivesSaturday, June 27, 2020 at 10:23 pm
        That's soo sweet 😁
        • sushiez
          sushiezTuesday, May 19, 2020 at 12:06 pm
          Was there so cute I love this article!😃😃😄😄😂
          • teen_girl
            teen_girlSaturday, May 9, 2020 at 5:10 pm
            Aww that's so nice
            • bsc
              bscSunday, April 19, 2020 at 8:19 am
              That was so nice!
              • heyheygirl
                heyheygirlSunday, December 6, 2020 at 6:34 am
                These kids have the right idea! 👍
              • valentines_son
                valentines_sonThursday, March 5, 2020 at 12:13 pm
                that is so cool
                • valentines_son
                  valentines_sonThursday, March 5, 2020 at 7:20 am
                  kid power that was so cool
                  • marianag2526
                    marianag2526Friday, February 21, 2020 at 12:33 pm
                    • eliserdbreth
                      eliserdbrethThursday, January 23, 2020 at 7:21 pm
                      That was amazing