Southwest Airlines Archive

Travel Contests: April 4, 2018 – Hawaii, Morocco, Portugal, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Greece & Italy; San Francisco, California for the Rugby Sevens World Cup; Hawaii; a tiny cabin getaway; Riviera Maya, Mexico; Dublin, Ireland; Morocco; Turks & Caicos; Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Los Angeles, California; Orlando, Florida; Northern Portugal; 100,000 Rapid Rewards points from Southwest […]

Travel Contests: October 19, 2016 – Bora Bora, Jamaica, Colombia & more

Check out these interesting travel contests. You can win trips to Jamaica; Napa Valley, California; anywhere Southwest Airlines flies; New York City; Banff & Lake Louise, Canada; a remote destination; a ski trip to Utah; Las Vegas, Nevada; Bora Bora; Cartagena, Colombia; the Dominican Republic; and more. Good luck! Win a trip to Jamaica 5 […]

Travel Contests: February 24, 2016 – Switzerland, Australia, Aruba & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Tulum, Mexico; Hawaii; Cancun, Mexico; Jackson Hole, Wyoming; St. Croix; Sydney, Australia; Aruba; Nicaragua; Chile; Switzerland; and more. Good luck! Win a trip to Tulum, Mexico 3 nights stay for two guests at DESIGN HOTELS™ Papaya Playa Project ($1,500 value*) $1,500 AMEX […]

Do you know where your plane’s maintenance is being done?

Most people probably don’t think much about the maintenance of airplanes, but it’s a critical part of getting passengers safely from point A to point B. An article in this month’s Vanity Fair called “The Disturbing Truth About How Airplanes Are Maintained Today” is eye opening. Airlines are increasingly taking planes to maintenance facilities outside […]

Southwest Airlines introduces new seats

Today, Southwest Airlines announced their newest seats at the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, Germany. The seats are slimmer & lighter than previous incarnations & will begin to be introduced in 2016. Here are a few photos of the new Southwest Airlines seats. According to Southwest Airlines’s press release: “The new aircraft seats are the widest […]

Travel Contest Roundup: February 25, 2015 – Italy, New York, New Orleans & more

Check out this week’s travel contests. You can win trips to New Orleans, Louisiana, Las Vegas, Nevada, New York City, Tuscany, Italy, Honolulu, Hawaii, Oakland, California and more. Win a trip to New Orleans from McAlister’s Deli A three (3) day/two (2) night trip for two (2) people to New Orleans, Louisiana Round trip coach […]

Travel Contest Roundup: February 18, 2015 – SXSW, Dominican Republic, Italy & more

Here are this week’s best travel contests. You can win trips to SXSW in Austin, Texas, the Dominican Republic, Orlando, Florida, Atlanta, Georgia, Aruba, Europe, Florence, Italy, and more! Good luck! Win a trip to SXSW Round-trip airfare from anywhere in the world to Austin, TX Four nights accommodation in Austin, TX Drizly gift basket […]

Company creates bags made from Southwest airline seats

Have you ever thought, “Hey, I really like this purse, but I wish that more people had farted on it?” Now your wish has come true! Southwest Airlines has partnered with Portland, Oregon bagmakers Looptworks to create some unique new bags. The bags are made with leather that was previously used on seats on Southwest flights. […]

Southwest passenger detained after using “bomb on board” as WiFi hotspot name

Here’s a travel tip for you: Don’t do what a passenger did on Thursday on a Southwest Airlines flight scheduled to travel from Seattle to Denver. Prior to takeoff, passengers noted some alarming WiFi hotspots that were accessible from the plane. The first said “Southwest – Bomb on Board”. The hotspot name was then changed to […]