Southwest Airlines adds flights for college football fans

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has announced new flights that´ll get football fans from Oklahoma City and Atlanta to Los Angeles just in time for New Year´s Day kickoff in one of college football´s biggest games of the year, the company said.

Based on the demand from fans in Oklahoma and Georgia, the carrier added additional nonstop options for fans to get to the bowl game in Pasadena, Calif.

Southwest Airlines Co. operates a passenger airline that provides scheduled air transportation services in the United States and near-international markets. As of December 31, 2016, the company operated a total of 723 Boeing 737 aircraft; and served 101 destinations in 40 states, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, as well as 8 near-international countries, including Mexico, Jamaica, The Bahamas, Aruba, the Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Belize, and Cuba. It also sells frequent flyer points and related services to business partners participating in the Rapid Rewards frequent flyer program, such as car rental agencies, hotels, restaurants, and retailers. Southwest Airlines Co. was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.