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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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  • PICTURE: Southwest unveils new livery


    ​Southwest Airlines has unveiled a new livery and branding, months ahead of the completion of its integration with...


  • USA and Mexico in talks to liberalise air services


    ​The USA and Mexico are in talks to liberalise their bilateral air service agreement that would allow more carriers to...


  • Southwest inaugurates international service


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


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  • Frontier adds Miami, expands from two other cities

    News | 30 Sep 2014 14:03 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Frontier Airlines will add Miami to its network and launch several new routes from Philadelphia and Chicago O'Hare, entering routes now mostly dominated by legacy carriers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Frontier-adds-Miami-expands-from-two-other-cities-404296/
  • Fitch keeps Southwest's BBB rating, hints at upgrade

    News | 23 Sep 2014 17:49 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Fitch Ratings has maintained its "BBB" credit rating for Southwest Airlines and has revised its rating outlook for the Dallas-based carrier to positive from stable.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fitch-keeps-Southwests-BBB-rating-hints-at-upgrade-404069/
  • ROUTES: Chicago O'Hare modernisation progresses

    News | 21 Sep 2014 15:09 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​An ongoing modernisation at Chicago O'Hare international airport is proceeding full steam ahead, as the airline looks to add more international connections.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ROUTES-Chicago-OHare-modernisation-progresses-403940/
  • ANALYSIS: US-Mexico capacity on the rise

    News | 17 Sep 2014 19:30 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Capacity between the USA and Mexico is set to grow this year, as airlines prepare to add new flights in the following months.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-US-Mexico-capacity-on-the-rise-403825/
  • ANALYSIS: Airports build for Southwest’s international push

    News | 16 Sep 2014 17:14 | Edward Russell

    ​Los Angeles International airport and Southwest Airlines will cut the ribbon on more than $500 million in improvements to terminal 1 at the southern California airport today.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airports-build-for-Southwests-international-push-403753/
  • JetBlue converts two new Washington routes to year-round

    News | 15 Sep 2014 21:29 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​JetBlue Airways plans to retain two upcoming routes from Washington National airport as year-round services, due to strong demand for the new flights.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JetBlue-converts-two-new-Washington-routes-to-year-round-403712/