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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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  • PICTURE: Southwest unveils new livery


    ​Southwest Airlines has unveiled a new livery and branding, months ahead of the completion of its integration with...


  • 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...


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  • JetBlue converts two new Washington routes to year-round

    News | 15 Sep 2014 21:29 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​JetBlue Airways plans to retain two upcoming routes from Washington National airport as year-round services, due to strong demand for the new flights.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JetBlue-converts-two-new-Washington-routes-to-year-round-403712/
  • Southwest sees potential cargo revenue growth

    News | 15 Sep 2014 17:53 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Southwest Airlines sees opportunity in growing its cargo revenues now that it is expanding its network to more international destinations.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Southwest-sees-potential-cargo-revenue-growth-403706/
  • Southwest rules out premium product for now

    News | 12 Sep 2014 19:37 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Southwest Airlines has no plans to change its on-board product, despite adding longer-haul flying and more international destinations in the years ahead.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Southwest-rules-out-premium-product-for-now-403662/
  • Southwest to launch Costa Rica flights

    News | 12 Sep 2014 15:40 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Southwest Airlines plans to begin daily non-stop service to San Jose, Costa Rica from Baltimore/Washington International airport, adding its first destination in Central America.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Southwest-to-launch-Costa-Rica-flights-403657/
  • ANALYSIS: Southwest's got a brand new bag

    News | 10 Sep 2014 20:45 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    The excitement in the air was palpable when Southwest Airlines chief executive Gary Kelly stepped on stage in the jam-packed hangar at the airline's headquarters at Dallas Love Field on 8 September, surrounded by what felt like thousands of Southwest employees.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Southwests-got-a-brand-new-bag-403574/
  • ANALYSIS: North American airline market review August 2014

    News | 10 Sep 2014 15:08

    North American carriers continued to work through the details of consolidation efforts that unfurled in recent years, after a largely strong showing during financial earnings season that began in July.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-North-American-airline-market-review-August-2014-403416/