Southwest 737 aircraft. The airline is adding new services to Miami and Palm Springs. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Katie Bailey)

Southwest Plans Sarasota Launch Despite Seeing Demand Dip

As summer travel begins to dip and COVID-19 numbers climb in the United States, carrier Southwest Airlines warned that the trend is affecting demand. The airline says that demand for the next two months has slowed after months of positive trends. The carrier says that this will play a big issue for airlines who rely heavily on leisure travel to move passengers through the Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year season. Southwest says that revenue is still down 65% as the…

Frontier Continues Expansion with Six New Routes

Frontier has announced another round of expansion, announcing six new routes. The new routes will all be seasonal as well as less than daily. The biggest expansion will be at Orlando International Airport with four new routes. Philadelphia and Sarasota will receive a new route each. Orlando will see flights…