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A new low cost carrier at MPS Airport

    A new low cost airline has landed on the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. The new carrier is expected to join Southwest, Sun Country and AirTran airlines at the low-fare Humphrey Terminal. These are good news for travelers at MSP International Airport due to the fact that it is ranked 11th among the top 100 cities with highest fares …

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Southwest to fly to Missouri from Dallas

After months of debate over a law that prevented Southwest Airlines from flying between its hub at Dallas Love Field Airport and Missouri, a new bill will allow the discount airline to begin the service. Previously, under the Wright Amendment, airplanes leaving Dallas Love Field were only allowed to fly within Texas. The aim of the amendment was to build …

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Southwest expansion in Philadelphia likely

Discount airline Southwest currently has 53 daily flights operating from Philadelphia and this could potentially double by the spring. In the coming months the airline expects to lease 12 new gates at Philadelphia International Airport, which would greatly increase Southwest’s capabilities. Currently Southwest operates out of six gates in Philadelphia.

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Southwest adds 49 new flights

Southwest Airlines is adding 49 new flights across the U.S., with half beginning November 12 and the other half February 5, 2006. The first round includes a number of new flights from New Orleans, including two daily round-trips to Dallas Love Field, Texas, Nashville, Tennessee, Orlando, Florida and Tampa Bay, Florida. New flights will also be offered from Las Vegas, …

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Southwest adds more flights from St. Louis

Discount airline Southwest has announced that it will be adding three non-stop flights from St. Louis’ Lambert International Airport. The destinations will be Kansas City, Tampa and Las Vegas and flights are scheduled to begin on February 5, 2006. Currently Southwest already serves these routes, meaning that these additions will increase frequency to these cities. There will soon be two …

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