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Southwest and AirTran agree on seniority

  Southwest Airlines which bought AirTran on May, said that the pilots of both airlines have reached a tentative agreement on seniority, which would require the approval of the members of each company. Southwest plans to fold AirTran, therefore to become a single airline, which would include AirTran planes and employees in Southwest colors.

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Southwest might eliminate AirTran routes

  Southwest Airlines recently said that t plans to eliminate some routes made by AirTran Airways, airline acquired this year by Southwest. AirTran, based in Orlando, is one of the top airlines operating at General Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee. All though Southwest, which has been deciding on AirTran’s plans, indicated on an article published on Monday that the final …

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Southwest Airlines is offering double credit on Pheonix flights to frequent fliers

Southwest Airlines announced today that it will offer double points, this fall, to all their frequent passengers who fligh in and out of Pheonix, Denver and Baltimore. The offer, which was designed to increase travellers before the holiday season, applies to ticket bought today for travel through November 7. Travellers who want to boost their frequent flier balances must sign …

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Southwest returns to Denver

It’s been a long time since Southwest Airlines touched down in Denver. When it did, the airport was the old Stapleton International. Now, Southwest is headed back to the lee of the Rocky Mountains in a very big way. “Denver is a market that has been a significant gap in Southwest’s system for many years,” says Gary Kelly, the discount …

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St. Louis: The heart of the heartland

St. Louis is very close to being the geographical center of the United States and it truly won’t disappoint the tourist seeking to experience one of the cities in America’s heartland. The city bursts with tradition, the Mississippi ferryboats, the Gateway Arch and its Old Courthouse all reflect the era and spirit of when America was expanding westward. Historically St …

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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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