Top News on AirTran Airways

  • 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.


  • Other News for AirTran Airways

  • 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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  • AirTran operates last flight under Southwest

    News | 29 Dec 2014 14:50 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Southwest Airlines has phased out the AirTran Airways brand, more than three years after closing on the acquisition of the airline.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AirTran-operates-last-flight-under-Southwest-407497/
  • PICTURE: Southwest unveils new livery

    News | 08 Sep 2014 16:58 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Southwest Airlines has unveiled a new livery and branding, months ahead of the completion of its integration with AirTran Airways.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Southwest-unveils-new-livery-403454/
  • ANALYSIS: Capacity tweaks drive US domestic network changes

    News | 28 Aug 2014 14:17 | Edward Russell

    ​Tweaking routes to achieve the most efficient and profitable network is a never-ending task for airlines. Questions like whether or not to fly three-times a day between Chicago and Omaha on a Boeing 737 or six-times a day on a Bombardier CRJ200 are common.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Capacity-tweaks-drive-US-domestic-network-changes-403115/
  • USA and Mexico in talks to liberalise air services

    News | 24 Jul 2014 21:26 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​The USA and Mexico are in talks to liberalise their bilateral air service agreement that would allow more carriers to gain coveted rights to operate flights between the two countries.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USA-and-Mexico-in-talks-to-liberalise-air-services-402005/
  • ANALYSIS: Southwest's big appetite for international growth

    News | 02 Jul 2014 17:48 | 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 inaugurates international service

    News | 01 Jul 2014 14:38 | 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/