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Southwest Airlines Expands Caribbean and Latin America Service

Southwest Airlines announced its’ plans to expand their service to the Caribbean and Latin America. The airline plans to add weekly service between both Nashville and St. Louis to Cancun, Mexico. South Florida residents will be pleased with the new daily service from Ft. Lauderdale to San Jose, Costa Rica (SJO) and Punta Cana. Per…

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New Video: Fight Breaks Out on Southwest Airlines Flight

Earlier today we wrote about how a Brawl Erupts after Spirit Airlines Cancelled Flights in FLL, however it seems like fights at airports and on flights are becoming more common, as the latest to emerge is one that occurred on a Southwest Airlines flight after landing in Burbank, California. New Video: Fight Breaks Out on Southwest Airlines…

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Southwest Airlines Will No Longer Overbook Flights

Following United’s scandal of Dr. Dao being dragged off of a Kentucky-bound United Airlines flight, several airlines have made changes to their overbooking policies. Delta will now offer up to nearly $10,000 for passengers to volunteer their seats for later flights, and United has also followed suit in offering up to $10,000 as well to avoid involuntarily…

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Deal Alert: Southwest Airlines Fare Sale from $39

Southwest Airlines launched a deal with fares from $39 one way (and up) as well as points bookings. You have to book by May 4, 2017 for travel in the U.S. from between May 16, 2017  through June 14, 2017 and August 22, 2017 through November 1, 2017. Many of their routes are on sale, so if you have upcoming travel plans in the next…

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Free Drink On Southwest Tomorrow!

We have written about this little tip before. If you are flying with Southwest tomorrow, you may be excited to be reminded that Southwest has a long-standing offer that gives passengers flying on certain holidays free drinks. You can check out the holidays on the bottom of their in-flight drink menu. The holidays include tomorrow, St. Patrick’s…

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Southwest Airlines Launches New Same-Day Standby

We recently wrote about Southwest Airlines Standby Earlier Flight Policy, however the airline has launched some new changes to their policy which go into effect today. Starting March 8, 2017,  Southwest Airlines is removing the two-hour time restriction currently in place for their standby program. A-List and A-List Preferred members will be the ones benefitting for this…

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Southwest Airlines Adds Sparkling Wine Onboard Flights

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Southwest Airlines has launched champagne sparkling wine onboard their flights. Southwest added some new beverage offerings lately including Margaritas, so things are headed in the right direction by offering another new beverage choice. Here are the details: Beginning Saturday, February 11, our Customers will have the option of purchasing St…

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Southwest Launches More New Service to Mexico

Southwest Airlines announced new service between San Diego and Mexico starting April 25, 2017. The airline plans to add new daily San Diego to San Jose del Cabo/ flights, and to kick things off, they’ll be offering introductory fares of $104 each-way. Per Southwest Airlines, Southwest Airlines Co. today announced new flights throughout its previously published schedule that bring San Diego…

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Southwest Airlines New Domestic Routes and Service to Grand Cayman

Southwest Airlines announced its’ plans to offer new service between Fort Lauderdale and Grand Cayman starting June 4, 2016. The airline plans to add several new domestic routes across the country including intra-Florida service between Orlando-Ft Lauderdale, as well as new nonstop service from New York (LGA) to Tampa. To kick things off, they’ll be offering introductory fares start at $49…

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Southwest Airlines to Launch New Cincinnati Service

Southwest Airlines has announced that they will be adding new service to Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport beginning on June 4, 2017, from Baltimore and Chicago-Midway. Per the Cincinnati Business Courier Southwest Airlines is launching flights from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, it announced on Wednesday afternoon. The mid- to low-cost carrier will offer eight daily flights from the…

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Deal Alert: Southwest Airlines $59 Fares Sale

Southwest Airlines launched a deal with fares from $59 one way (and up). You have to book by January 26, 2017 for travel in the U.S. from January 24, 2017 through May 24, 2017,  and travel to/from San Juan, Puerto Rico valid March 2, 2017 and March 29, 2017 through May 19, 2017. International travel valid January 10, 2017 through March…

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Negative Change for Southwest Rapid Rewards Members

Southwest Airlines offers Rapid Rewards members who earn 110,000 Rapid Rewards points each year a Companion Pass, which essentially means you can bring along a travel partner with you free of charge on both paid and award flights. Southwest has just made a change that will make earning their lucrative companion pass more difficult since…

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Southwest Airlines Launches New Route from Austin

Southwest Airlines their latest new route this week as they are continuing adding more routes nationwide. The latest route is between Austin, Texas and Kansas City, which will commence on March 13, 2017. This new route comes as no surprise, as Southwest Airlines has the most capacity in Austin serving over 30 nonstop destinations worldwide including…

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Southwest Airlines Launching Service to Cuba from $59 Each Way

Southwest Airlines announced they would be launching new non-stop service from a couple Florida cities (including Ft. Lauderdale and Tampa) to Cuba starting on November 13, 2016, and to celebrate, they’re launching introductory fares of $59 each-way. Per Southwest Airlines, Southwest Airlines Co. announced its flight schedule of new nonstop service between Florida and Cuba, bringing Southwest’s…

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