Southwest Airlines begins new international nonstop services

Dallas, Texas -based Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has announced new nonstop service from San Diego to San Jose del Cabo/Los Cabos, Mexico, subject to requisite governmental approvals, beginning April 25, 2017, the airline said.

The new service makes San Diego International Airport the airline´s fourth gateway city in California to offer nonstop international service.

Southwest has also published new service nonstop between Ft. Lauderdale and Grand Cayman beginning Sunday, June 4, 2017, subject to requisite governmental approvals. A new, five-gate international concourse at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport will also allow Southwest to serve Belize City, Belize, Cancun, Mexico, and Montego Bay, Jamaica, from its South Florida base of operations beginning June 4, 2017.

Southwest Airlines has more than 53,000 employees serving more than 100 million customers annually. It operates a network of 101 destinations in the United States and eight additional countries with more than 3,900 departures a day during peak travel season.