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Southwest Airlines Continues Hawaii Expansion and More

Southwest Airlines announced their latest flight schedule which runs through June 6, 2020. Exciting new routes include continued Hawaii expansion with the start of San Diego to both Kahului and Honolulu. Additionally, we see new increased interisland service between Honolulu and Kahului (Maui). Per Southwest, Aloha, Soon Diego! Once daily service between San Diego and Kahului on…

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Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Changes

Southwest Airlines announced that Rapid Rewards Points will no longer expire after 24 months of no earning activity in a Member’s account. Regardless of earning activity, points will remain in the Member’s account for use. Companions Pass Points Qualification Threshold Increase—Effective January 1, 2020, the Rapid Rewards Companion Pass points qualification threshold will increase from…

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Southwest New Flights Hawaii, Mexico, Turks & Caicos

Southwest Airlines announced their latest flight schedule which runs through April 2020. Exciting new routes include continued Hawaii expansion, Cozumel, Mexico, and Turks & Caicos. Per Southwest Airlines, On Saturday, March 7, 2020, subject to government approvals, Southwest will begin twice-daily service roundtrip between Houston (Hobby)and Cozumel with one-way fares from Houston as low as $99…

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How to Still Get Southwest Airlines Peanuts

Last summer, Southwest Airlines Stopped Serving Peanuts Onboard Flights, which the airline received mixed reactions. Southwest explains to provide the best Hospitality and outstanding Customer experience for everyone, including those with peanut-related allergies, we’ll no longer serve peanuts beginning August 1. For those who are missing the peanuts that Southwest used to serve onboard, they’re now available…

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Double Southwest Rapid Rewards Points on California Flights

Southwest Airlines is offering double Rapid Rewards on all flights booked and flown within the Golden State by October 31, 2019. Be sure to register by September 24, 2019 to be take advantage of this offer. If you’re looking to earn even more Southwest Rapid Rewards points, remember Rapid Rewards is a 1:1 airline transfer…

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Southwest Airlines Latest Hawaii Expansion Announced

Southwest Airlines announced their latest Hawaii Expansion which includes first-ever Southwest service to Lihue Airport (LIH) on Kauai and Hilo International Airport (ITO) on the Island of Hawaii. Additionally Southwest will be adding nonstop service from Sacramento to Honolulu, Hawaii starting on January 19, 2020. Per Southwest Airlines, Southwest Airlines announced the carrier will add…

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Southwest Airlines Leaving Newark, Hawaii Expansion

Southwest Airlines has made two major announcements today as they’ve reported their second quarter earnings. The first is that the airline will be leaving Newark Liberty International Airport effective November 3, 2019. The airline is blaming poor financial results at EWR, and they’ve determined they can more effectively serve New York through one airport. Southwest currently…

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Southwest Airlines Impact on Hawaiian Airlines

Earlier the year, Southwest Airlines commenced service as they are growing to four airports in Hawaii including Honolulu (Oahu), Kahului (Maui), Lihue (Kauai), and Kona (Big Island). What’s unique about Southwest’s Hawaii service compared to that of Delta, American, and United is in addition to the service from the mainland to Hawaii, they offer a…

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Southwest Flights Bookable through 2019; Adds Additional Routes

Southwest Airlines announced they’ve extended its bookable flight schedule through Jan. 5, 2020. Additionally, they’re adding a few new routes across the U.S. as well as bringing back some returning service on some popular routes. New and Returning Service Beginning Nov. 3, 2019, Southwest will add daily nonstop service between Baltimore/Washington and Greenville-Spartanburg. This route was…

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Southwest Airlines Expands to Hilo, Hawaii

Earlier this year, we wrote about Southwest Airlines Possible Further Hawaii Expansion, and their latest destination in Hawaii has officially been announced. The airline initially announced plans to serve four airports in Hawaii including Honolulu (Oahu), Kahului (Maui), Lihue (Kauai), and Kona (Big Island). However one airport which wasn’t initially announced was Hilo (Big Island), however…

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Andaz Maui Is The Southwest Airlines Crew Hotel!?!

Southwest Airlines recently launched service to Hawaii, starting with service to Honolulu, and have since added their second city of Kahului (Maui), which launched a few weeks ago. Southwest currently flies from Oakland and Honolulu to Maui, with San Jose service starting next month. It turns out that Southwest Airlines pilots and flight attendants have…

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Southwest Airlines Possible Further Hawaii Expansion

Southwest Airlines has announced plans to serve four airports in Hawaii including Honolulu (Oahu), Kahului (Maui), Lihue (Kauai), and Kona (Big Island). However one airport which wasn’t initially announced was Hilo (Big Island), however per a recent interview, it appears Southwest may be considering service there as well. What’s unique about Southwest’s Hawaii service compared…

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Southwest Airlines Hawaii Inter-Island Service

Southwest Airlines recently launched their inaugural Hawaii service from Oakland to Honolulu earlier this month. Starting April 28, 2019 the airline will be adding inter-island service between Honolulu (HNL) to Maui (OGG), followed by Honolulu (HNL) to Kona (KOA) on May 12, 2019. As these inter-island are as short as 40 minutes gate-to-gate, the airline will be offering…

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