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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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Southwest Airlines New Domestic Routes Announced

Southwest Airlines announced a few new routes across the U.S. as well as bringing back some other seasonal nonstop flights. New Daily Nonstop Routes Take Off Effective Aug. 10, 2019, Southwest will add weekend service between St. Louis and Salt Lake City. On Oct. 2, 2019, this route will be offered with daily service between the…

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Deal Alert: $49 Flights to Hawaii on Southwest Airlines

Southwest has now begun selling tickets to Hawaii. If you are planning a trip to Hawaii, check out the options that they have available now! To kick off their new flights, they’re offering flights as low as $49 from the mainland to Hawaii! Southwest Selling Tickets To Hawaii Your dream vacation is almost here! Soon Southwest®…

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Southwest Lands In Hawaii!

We have been covering Southwest’s plans to service Hawaii for months now, Latest Southwest Airlines Hawaii Update.There were concerns that the government shutdown would delay their plans for months, but it looks like it wasn’t so. Via Southwest’s Facebook page, they posted their first flight landing in Hawaii! Southwest Lands In Hawaii! Bottom Line Southwest fans…

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Southwest Airlines New Nonstop Routes and Returning Seasonal Service

Southwest Airlines announced a few new seasonal routes across the U.S. as well as bringing back some other seasonal nonstop flights. With this announcement, their new schedule is also posted, which means customers can book flights now through Oct. 1, 2019. However, Southwest Airlines still hasn’t started to sell flights to Hawaii, which is partially…

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Southwest Hawaii Flights Delayed For Months

Yesterday we told you about how Southwest Airlines will be Ending Mexico City Service. Today, there are reports out that Southwest’s Hawaii plans will be on delay. As reported by USAToday, Southwest is on a complete hold pending the end of the government shut down.  Southwest Hawaii Flights Delayed For Months Southwest Airlines’ long-awaited flights to Hawaii…

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Southwest Airlines Ends Mexico City Service

Southwest Airlines has announced they’ll be pulling out of Mexico City, Mexico on March 30, 2019 due to poor financial performance. Their only current route from Mexico City (MEX) is to Houston-Hobby (HOU). The four other current US airlines serving Mexico City (MEX) will still include American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, JetBlue Airways, and United…

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Southwest Airlines Founder Herb Kelleher Passes Away

Some very sad news for those part of the Southwest Airlines family, as their founder Herb Kelleher passed away today at age 87. He founded Southwest back in 1967 as an airline offering intra-Texas airline service, however it’s grown to one of the largest carries in the U.S. with over 4,000 daily departures. Southwest Airlines shares the following:…

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Two Positive Southwest Airlines Cancellation Changes

Southwest Airlines has announced two positive changes when it comes to their cancellation policy on pet fees as well as unaccompanied minor fees. Starting this year, both pet fares and unaccompanied minor charges are now refundable, whether voluntary cancellation or involuntary flight cancellation such as weather. Per Southwest Airlines, We are excited to announce that as…

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Southwest Airlines Flight Attendant Brings Loaded Gun to Airport

A Southwest Airlines flight attendant was arrested this week for bringing a load gun to the airport. Transportation Security Administration security found the gun as she was going through the security checkpoint at Buffalo Niagara International Airport. Details are vague as to if she was working a flight to traveling as a passenger. If she was…

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Southwest Airlines Announces New Routes from Nashville and More

Southwest Airlines announced several new routes across the U.S. with many being added to/from Nashville, TN as well as a few other airpots With this announcement, their new schedule is also posted, which means customers can book flights now through Aug. 5, 2019. However, one thing to point out is that the airline still hasn’t…

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Southwest Airlines Pulls Out of Seattle’s Paine Field Airport

Southwest Airlines has announced they’ll be cutting their planned service out of Seattle’s newest airport Paine Field, which is Seattle’s smaller airport located North of the city, before they even started flying there. You’ll recall the initial announcement of Southwest Airlines Adds Seattle Everett’s Paine Field Service. Their initial slots will be going to Alaska Airlines who…

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Southwest Airlines Launches Several New Routes

Southwest Airlines has launched several new routes across the U.S. with many new routes being added to/from San Jose, Calif; Burbank; and New York (LaGuardia) to name a few of the highlights. With this announcement, their new schedule is also posted, which means customers can book flights now through June 8, 2019. However, one thing to point out…

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