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The Southwest Companion Pass is unquestionably one of the most valuable perks in the travel world. After earning the pass, you can choose a companion to travel with you for just the cost of taxes and fees on

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Southwest Business Sees Corp. Demand Stirring as Carrier Braces for Long Recovery

Although corporate travel levels remain deeply depressed, Southwest Airlines during the past few weeks has started seeing a few encouraging signs, Southwest Business VP Dave Harvey told BTN.

While corporate business is “definitely still lagging leisure,” Southwest Business since Labor Day has seen a “nice pickup” in corporate travel, Harvey said. Government business represents the most activity, followed by the health care industry and transportation and logistics. Overall, however, absolute

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DIA, Southwest Airlines try to calm travelers’ nerves ahead of holiday travel season amid COVID-19

Tom Starr, Southwest Airlines’ general manager at Denver International Airport, donned a surgical mask and safety vest Tuesday morning. Just after 10 a.m. he called for the attention of the corporate travel managers gathered around him. He was about to lead them on a tour from the check-in counter to a Southwest gate on the airport’s Concourse C with a focus on COVID-19 safety and cleaning efforts.

“My goal is

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Southwest Airlines cuts 90,000 flights in November and December as holiday travel demand falters

Southwest Airlines cut more than 90,000 flights from its November and December schedules, trying desperately to avoid empty aircraft heading into the important holiday travel season.



table: A man passes a flight status board at Love Field on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020, in Dallas.


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A man passes a flight status board at Love Field on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020, in Dallas.

Dallas-based Southwest cut 38,000 flights from its November plans, or about 36% of all trips, according to

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