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  • Southwest inaugurates international service


    Southwest Airlines’ first international flights take off today, kicking off the carrier’s next round of expansion beyond the borders of the USA.


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  • Southwest inaugurates international service


    Southwest Airlines’ first international flights take off today, kicking off the carrier’s next round of expansion...


  • Southwest to remove 717s by beginning of 2015


    ​Southwest Airlines plans to remove the last of its Boeing 717-200s by the first quarter of 2015, says chairman and...


  • Delta to provide documents in American-US Airways case


    ​Delta Air Lines has been asked to submit documents related to its merger with Northwest Airlines, in the US...


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  • Orange County incentivises Southwest to expand Mexico service

    News | 16 Jul 2014 12:58 | Edward Russell

    ​John Wayne Orange County airport is offering Southwest Airlines up to $900,000 in terminal rental incentives to expand service to Mexico.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Orange-County-incentivises-Southwest-to-expand-Mexico-service-401656/
  • ANALYSIS: Southwest's big appetite for international growth

    News | 02 Jul 2014 16:48 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Southwest Airlines has launched its first international flights, and will likely announce new international destinations as soon as late this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Southwests-big-appetite-for-international-growth-401014/
  • Southwest sees room at Fort Lauderdale for competition

    News | 02 Jul 2014 01:08 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Southwest Airlines believes there is room for it to compete with JetBlue Airways at Fort Lauderdale, an airport that is shaping up to play an important role in both airlines’ international expansion plans.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Southwest-sees-room-at-Fort-Lauderdale-for-competition-400975/
  • Southwest inaugurates international service

    News | 01 Jul 2014 13:38 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Southwest Airlines’ first international flights take off today, kicking off the carrier’s next round of expansion beyond the borders of the USA.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Southwest-inaugurates-international-service-400943/
  • Southwest promotes operations executives

    News | 30 Jun 2014 15:43 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Southwest Airlines has promoted its vice president of ground operations Jack Smith to senior vice president of operations.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Southwest-promotes-operations-executives-400905/
  • Southwest pushes DOT for competition on Houston-Mexico routes

    News | 25 Jun 2014 19:44 | Edward Russell

    ​Southwest Airlines is pushing the US Department of Transportation (DOT) to guarantee competitive access on certain routes between Houston and Mexico, as it prepares for the launch of international service from the city in 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Southwest-pushes-DOT-for-competition-on-Houston-Mexico-routes-400767/