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Halloween Stencils with #SouthwestHeart

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Halloween is one of our favorite holidays at Southwest. In the past we've shared Southwest-themed stencils for our pumpkin carving fans, and this year we're proud to release a set that includes our bold, new look! Our pumpkin stencils are available for download HERE. So carve a pumpkin with "Heart," and share your photos with us on Twitter and Instagram using the hashtags... read more

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How do you show your #DisneySide?

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Do you look for Hidden Mickeys wherever you go? Are you prone to whistle while you work? Most of us have a #DisneySide, even if we don’t realize it. Here at Southwest, we have a Disney Side that we recently let show on our first nonstop flight from Dallas to Orlando on October 13! We would love to give you a chance to show YOUR Disney Side through our “Fly direct to the... read more

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Road to Dallas Love Field Officially Named “Herb Kelleher Way“

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In June 2011, the road leading into the entrance of Dallas Love Field was given the honorary name of “Herb Kelleher Way” in honor and recognition of our beloved Founder.  In preparation for the repeal of the Wright Amendment, The Dallas City Council unanimously approved to officially and permanently rename a portion of Cedar Springs Road from Mockingbird Lane to the... read more

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Gary Needs Your Help for Halloween!

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At Southwest, we’re known for our Fun-LUVing Attitude, but one thing we take very seriously is our LUV for Halloween!  Of course, who better to champion that LUV than our Chairman of the Board, President, and CEO, Gary Kelly?  With Halloween just around the corner, Gary needs your help deciding who or what he’ll be this year to outdo all of his previous costumes. Need a... read more

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Nonstop Love: Tweet to Meet on the Street to Win Rapid Rewards Points

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Southwest Airlines continues to celebrate the impending end of The Wright Amendment with "Tweet to Meet on the Street" events! Beginning September 27, 2014, Southwest will be giving away 15 million Rapid Rewards Points around the Dallas/Ft.Worth area in the form of scratch off cards.  Each scratch off card will have a Rapid Rewards Point value of 1,000 to 25,000 points, so... read more

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Happy National Roller Coaster Day!

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Today, August 16, happens to be National Roller Coaster Day, and here at Southwest Airlines with our Fun-LUVing, quirky side, we’ve certainly got a roller-coaster story for you!  Supply Chain Management Intern Jake Garbelotti shares his LUV of flying and LUV of roller coasters with us. Enjoy! “Balder” is Jake’s personal favorite! We all travel for different... read more

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Flashback Fridays: Keeping up with the CARdashians

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Our desert gold 737s have been a recognizable fixture of the skies over Texas and surrounding areas for over 43 years now.  And for a few years in the 1970s, a small fleet of compact cars painted in a similar livery were also seen around the major cities and airports we served. Although more prominent later in the decade, the earliest image of a Southwest Gremlin I’ve come... read more

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Happy Work Like a Dog Day!

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Ashley's dog, Harper I may be a cat person, but that doesn't mean I can’t appreciate dogs and their Fun-LUVing Attitudes.  As it’s Work like a Dog Day, I thought I’d switch my cat ears for those of man’s best friend.  (Unfortunately for us cat-lovers, Work like a Cat Day couldn't exist unless work involved a long nap in the sun, and that sounds like a vacation!)... read more

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Some Snappy Ideas: Seven Travel Pics for Instagram

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If you're like me, you take around a million photos on any given vacation—sometimes it's even more, depending on the length of the trip.  Obviously I can't post all of them, so I do my best to pick out my favorites.  Here's a list of my must-have pics for your Instagram feed.  Be sure to use #SWApic and check out our Southwest Instagram! 1. In Your Bag: Are you packing... read more

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Gate Games are just ‘Plane’ Fun

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Like any time-contentious traveler, I have at least an hour of downtime before my flight begins boarding.  When I’m traveling with my family, waiting time seems to go by even more slowly.  On my last vacation with my family, we had a two hour layover.  Normally we play a card game, but unfortunately, we (cough, cough—my dad) had forgotten to bring a deck of cards. ... read more

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