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  • Southwest inaugurates international service


    Southwest Airlines’ first international flights take off today, kicking off the carrier’s next round of expansion beyond the borders of the USA.


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  • USA and Mexico in talks to liberalise air services


    ​The USA and Mexico are in talks to liberalise their bilateral air service agreement that would allow more carriers to...


  • Southwest inaugurates international service


    Southwest Airlines’ first international flights take off today, kicking off the carrier’s next round of expansion...


  • Southwest to remove 717s by beginning of 2015


    ​Southwest Airlines plans to remove the last of its Boeing 717-200s by the first quarter of 2015, says chairman and...


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  • ANALYSIS: Chicago airports continue to grow as global crossroads

    News | 20 Aug 2014 17:17 | Edward Russell

    ​Chicago O’Hare International and Midway International airports have continued to grow in 2014, with international capacity growing at nearly double the clip of domestic capacity.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Chicago-airports-continue-to-grow-as-global-crossroads-402879/
  • ANALYSIS: How capacity cuts hit top US airports

    News | 19 Aug 2014 12:59 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Capacity at more than one dozen of the largest airports in the USA tumbled more than 10% since 2007, as airlines downsized hubs and slashed flights to destinations popular with leisure travellers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-capacity-cuts-hit-top-US-airports-402799/
  • Frontier unveils 10 new routes

    News | 06 Aug 2014 13:55 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Denver-based Frontier Airlines will launch service on 10 new routes serving sun destinations starting later this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Frontier-unveils-10-new-routes-402431/
  • Moody’s upgrades Southwest debt on improving cash flow

    News | 05 Aug 2014 20:54 | Edward Russell

    Moody’s Investors Services has upgraded roughly $2 billion in debt at Southwest Airlines, citing improved metrics and cash flow.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Moodys-upgrades-Southwest-debt-on-improving-cash-flow-402408/
  • ANALYSIS: North America airline market review July 2014

    News | 05 Aug 2014 10:31 | Edward Russell

    North American carriers announced strong second quarter profits in July, with Delta Air Lines and American Airlines leading the pack.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-North-America-airline-market-review-July-2014-402347/
  • Spirit plans new service from Detroit

    News | 30 Jul 2014 19:05 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Spirit Airlines will add non-stop daily service from Detroit to Atlanta and New Orleans from November.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Spirit-plans-new-service-from-Detroit-402213/