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Southwest Airlines was incorporated in Texas and commenced Customer Service on June 18, 1971, with three Boeing 737 aircraft serving three Texas cities-Houston, Dallas, and San Antonio. Today,... Read more

  • Type: Low Cost
  • IATA: WN
  • ICAO: SWA

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Southwest Airlines was incorporated in Texas and commenced Customer Service on June 18, 1971, with three Boeing 737 aircraft serving three Texas cities-Houston, Dallas, and San Antonio. Today, Southwest operates more than 600 Boeing 737 aircraft among 95 cities. Yearend results for 2014 marked Southwest's 42nd consecutive year of profitability. Southwest is the United States' most successful low fare, high-frequency, point-to-point carrier. Southwest operates more than 3,500 flights a...

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Key figures debate aviation challenges across the Americas Key figures debate aviation challenges across the Americas

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A failure to develop secondary and tertiary airports and invest in infrastructure are two of the biggest threats to the US aviation industry. Speaking in the leaders’ debate on aviation...

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Southwest Airlines plans Long Beach – Denver launch in Feb 2017 Southwest Airlines plans Long Beach – Denver launch in Feb 2017

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Southwest Airlines this weekend is launching service on Long Beach – Denver route, operating on Saturdays and Sundays, with 737-700 aircraft. First flight is scheduled on 04FEB17....

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