Indianapolis to become Southwest Airlines's 17th International Gateway

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) will begin international service for Indianapolis travelers with new weekly service to Cancun, Mexico as the carrier extends its schedule through April 6, 2018, the company said.

The new flights between Cancun and Indianapolis will operate seasonally on Saturdays beginning March 10, 2018.

As part of today´s flight schedule extension, the carrier is also offering new international service beginning March 8, 2018 between Ft. Lauderdale and Aruba.

In its 47th year of service, Dallas-based Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) operates a network of 101 destinations in the United States and nine additional countries with more than 4,000 departures a day during peak travel season.