Southwest Airlines to add service from O’Hare Airport in 2021

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Southwest Airlines Announces Plans to Add Service at O’Hare Next Year

Southwest Arlines plans to offer flights out of Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport next year, the airline announced Monday.



a large passenger jet flying through a cloudy blue sky: A Southwest Airlines jet makes its approach to Love Field Airport, Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)


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A Southwest Airlines jet makes its approach to Love Field Airport, Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)


The company, which has long operated out of Midway Airport, expects to add service to O’Hare Airport beginning in “the first half of 2021.” Details on schedules and fares are

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Southwest Airlines plans to add service out of O’Hare next year

Southwest Airlines plans to begin flying out of O’Hare International Airport by the middle of next year, the airline announced Monday.



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Southwest Airlines flights at Chicago Midway International AirportWednesday, July 15, 2020.

The Dallas-based airline has served Midway Airport since 1985 but has never operated flights from O’Hare.

Southwest, which has 4,800 Chicago-based employees, said expanding to O’Hare will not change its service at

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Southwest Airlines to add Chicago O’Hare and Houston Bush Intercontinental



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Southwest Airlines is on a tear adding new airports to its route map with Chicago O’Hare and Houston Bush Intercontinental due to join next year.

The Dallas-based carrier will add the large hubs of Chicago O’Hare (ORD) and

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Logistics, weather add intrigue to Herd’s first 2020 road trip. | Sports

HUNTINGTON — Marshall director of football operations Mark Gale has put together many trips in his time with the Herd.

One may be hard-pressed to find a trip with the fine details that this week’s journey to Bowling Green, Kentucky, has entailed, however.

From taking precautions for COVID-19 protocols to staying updated on weather patterns associated with Hurricane Delta, Gale’s week has had it all.

Marshall head coach Doc Holliday

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This Is Why Arksen’s Wild Yacht Adventures Add Value To Luxury Travel

Arksen is no ordinary yacht business. Here a fleet of robust vessels take members on grand expeditions accompanied by explorers and scientists, artists and filmmakers. The trade-off is that customers must dedicate a certain percentage of their vessel’s time to support vital marine research and conservation projects. Ultimately, Arksen’s mission is to inject purpose into luxury travel and to facilitate philanthropic adventures.

Jasper Smith is the brain

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Southwest Air to ‘Aggressively’ Add New Cities Amid Travel Slump

(Bloomberg) — Southwest Airlines Co. will continue to add new destinations to help boost revenue even as it seeks pay cuts from workers because of a collapse in travel demand.



a person standing in front of a computer: A traveler wearing a protective mask uses a kiosk at the Southwest Airlines Co. check-in counter at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Wednesday, July 15, 2020. Southwest Airlines Co. is scheduled to release earnings figures on July 23.


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A traveler wearing a protective mask uses a kiosk at the Southwest Airlines Co. check-in counter at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Wednesday, July 15, 2020. Southwest Airlines Co. is scheduled to

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Australian shares jump ahead of budget, Trump’s improving health signs add to cheer

(Reuters) – Australian shares posted their biggest daily rise in two-and-a-half months on Monday as investors cheered U.S. President Donald Trump showing signs of recovery from COVID-19.

FILE PHOTO: Pedestrians are reflected in a window in front of a board displaying stock prices at the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) in Sydney, Australia, February 9, 2018. REUTERS/David Gray

Positioning ahead of the Reserve Bank of Australia policy meeting and federal budget

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Add This African-American History Road Trip to Your to-Do List

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Photo credit: John Greim – Getty Images

From House Beautiful

In the Mid-Atlantic’s Chesapeake Bay watershed, an unprecedented project to document African American cultural and historical sites is officially underway.

Thanks to a partnership between the National Trust for Historic Preservation, the National Park Service Chesapeake Bay, the Chesapeake Conservation Partnership, and the states of Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Virginia, $400,000 has been raised to not only map, but also conserve

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Airlines Add COVID-19 Insurance – Why You Should Still Consider Travel Insurance

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Traveler’s concerns have changed drastically in 2020 and many now worry about contracting COVID-19 if they decide to travel abroad. Some airlines have responded by offering free “COVID insurance” with their customer’s tickets for a limited time.

The experts at Yonder Travel Insurance have looked at the certificates for these COVID-19 insurance policies to determine what’s covered, not covered and why you might

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JetBlue and United Airlines Add New Routes Despite COVID-19

COVID-19 caused air travel demand to shrivel up in 2020, forcing airlines to take a hatchet to their flight schedules. Despite these weak market conditions — TSA checkpoint screenings have consistently been down more than 60% year over year, even during the peak summer season — airlines haven’t given up on new routes. In fact, some carriers seem to view the pandemic as an opportunity to experiment. JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ:

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Jet2 add new travel insurance cover to protect holidaymakers

Jet2.com and Jet2holidays have ‘enhanced’ its Covid-19 travel insurance to provide cover for travel to destinations where the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) advise ‘against all but essential travel’ as a result of Coronavirus.

We’ve put together everything you need to know.

What do the changes mean for holidaymakers?

With cancellation and medical cover against Covid-19 already included in the company’s 5* Defaqto rated product, the upgrade means that

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Travel firm Dart Group says to add further summer capacity

(Reuters) – Britain’s Dart Group DTG.L said on Thursday it was satisfied with its average load factor performance so far, and that it will continue to add further capacity for the rest of the summer, sending the travel firm’s shares 3% higher.

The company said that pricing for its leisure travel products will need to remain “consistently enticing” as winter 20/21 forward bookings have yet to match its revised on-sale

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Chicago will add Wisconsin to its coronavirus travel quarantine order again

The travel order is voluntary and directs travelers entering or returning to Chicago from states with a surge in new COVID cases to quarantine for 14 days. 

The order applies to individuals coming from Wisconsin to Chicago for non-work purposes and Chicago residents returning from Wisconsin, unless they are an essential worker. Exceptions include travel for medical care and parental shared custody, and for travelers passing through Wisconsin from non-quarantine

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6 Items to Add to Your Packing List for COVID-Era Travel

You don’t need a travel writer to tell you that the way you travel has dramatically changed due to the coronavirus pandemi. The items on your packing list may also need to change.

Of course, there are the obvious things you should add, like masks — they’re mandatory on most airlines and at pretty much every major hotel chain, as well as places you’ll visit from Walmart to Walt Disney

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Alaska Airlines to Add 5 New Services for Winter Travel

As leisure-travel demand continues to improve, Alaska Air Group’s ALK subsidiary Alaska Airlines plans to introduce five routes for the winter travel period.

Starting Dec 17, 2020, the airline will begin daily nonstop service connecting Los Angeles, CA with Cancun, Mexico and Reno, NV. Additionally, the carrier will add nonstop daily flights between Palm Springs, CA and Boise, ID; Reno, NV as well as San Jose, CA on the

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