Top News on Southwest Airlines

  • Frontier drops 19 cities in ongoing network revamp


    Low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines will drop 19 cities from its network as it embarks on a strategic transformation into a point-to-point carrier, moving away from its Denver hub-and-spoke model.


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  • Frontier drops 19 cities in ongoing network revamp


    Low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines will drop 19 cities from its network as it embarks on a strategic transformation...


  • Washington airports operator plans $1bn investment in National


    ​The operator of Ronald Reagan Washington National airport has reached an agreement with airlines to invest about $1...


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    ​Florida-based Spirit Airlines has unveiled a new livery, becoming the third US carrier in recent weeks to debut a new...


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  • Portland airport planning to swap Alaska and United locations

    News | 25 Nov 2014 21:36 | Edward Russell

    ​Portland International airport is working on plans to relocate Alaska Airlines and United Airlines in its terminal, as it seeks to balance passenger traffic within the facility.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Portland-airport-planning-to-swap-Alaska-and-United-locations-406482/
  • Frontier drops 19 cities in ongoing network revamp

    News | 25 Nov 2014 20:26 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines will drop 19 cities from its network as it embarks on a strategic transformation into a point-to-point carrier, moving away from its Denver hub-and-spoke model.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Frontier-drops-19-cities-in-ongoing-network-revamp-406480/
  • Denver approves amended lease with Southwest

    News | 25 Nov 2014 18:02 | Edward Russell

    ​The city of Denver has approved an amended lease with Southwest Airlines, adding five new gates on concourse C to its agreement with the carrier.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Denver-approves-amended-lease-with-Southwest-406474/
  • Alaska to launch new routes with E175s

    News | 25 Nov 2014 14:29 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Alaska Airlines will launch three new routes from the Northwest USA next year with new Embraer 175s operated by SkyWest Airlines, the Seattle-based carrier announces.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alaska-to-launch-new-routes-with-E175s-406460/
  • ATC fire in Aurora cost airlines $350m: FAA

    News | 24 Nov 2014 21:43 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The September fire at an air traffic control facility in Illinois cost airlines an estimated $350 million, according to a report released today by the Federal Aviation Administration.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ATC-fire-in-Aurora-cost-airlines-350m-FAA-406422/
  • Two Southwest 737s damaged from ground collision

    News | 24 Nov 2014 17:26 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Two Southwest Airlines Boeing 737s collided on the ground at Dallas Love Field last week, with one sustaining “substantial damage”, according to a preliminary accident report from the US Federal Aviation Administration.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Two-Southwest-737s-damaged-from-ground-collision-406412/