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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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Introduction

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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Southwest expands Ft. Lauderdale international routes from Nov 2017 Southwest expands Ft. Lauderdale international routes from Nov 2017

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Southwest Airlines from November 2017 plans to expand international service from Ft. Lauderdale, through the addition of Punta Cana and San Jose (Costa Rica) flight. First flight for both service...

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Southwest outlines new Boeing 737MAX 8 markets from Nov 2017 Southwest outlines new Boeing 737MAX 8 markets from Nov 2017

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Southwest Airlines in last week extended its operational schedule until first week of January 2018. The extended schedule for the first-half of winter season sees the new Boeing 737MAX 8 aircraft...

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