Customers soon will be able to book one ticket for connecting flights on either of two airlines
Merged Southwest-AirTran bookings will benefit RIC passengers
A Southwest Airlines Boeing landed last year at Chicago’s Midway Airport as another sat at a gate. Officials expect Southwest to switch service to its name in Richmond sometime this year.
Posted: Saturday, February 23, 2013 12:00 am
Updated: 3:42 pm, Sat Apr 19, 2014.
The combination of AirTran and Southwest airlines’ booking systems will be a boon to Richmond air travelers — but not right away.
Southwest Airlines is moving to allow customers to book flights to any of the two airlines’ combined 97 destinations in one transaction.
Saturday, February 23, 2013 12:00 am.
Updated: 3:42 pm.