SouthWest Airlines announced that it would acquire AirTran Airways in September 2010. This was a strategic move that would allow merger of two airlines and lower down air fares. The deal was officially closed in May 2011. SouthWest Airlines is also in homestretch for integration: The airline believes in the motto one airline one Brand. Apparently it offers great Customer Experience and flight schedule.
Southwest Airlines Operation
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Southwest Airlines Baggage Information
Maximum weight for checked baggage is 50 pounds and maximum size is 62 inches inclusive of length, width and height. All items which overweight but lie between 51 to 100 pounds and all oversized items which lie between 62 to 80 inches will be charged $75 per item. Any item which weighs more than 100 pounds should be shipped as Air Cargo.
Only customers who are classified as Known Shipper can use the SWA Cargo unless. This is possible if all guidelines defined by the TSA or TSA approved Indirect Air Carriers (IAC) justify the customer as a known shipper. For full details related to shipping cargo, visit www.swacargo.com.
Carry on Baggage
The maximum size for any carry on baggage is 10 x 16 x 24 inches. SouthWest Airlines has a maximum limit of one carry one baggage and one personal item. For details regarding items which can be taken in as carry-on baggage please log on to the official website and follow the TSA guidelines.