Southwest Adds Nonstop MEM-BWI Flight to Summer Schedule

December 19, 2013

MEMPHIS, TN (December 19, 2013) – Southwest Airlines has announced that it is adding an additional daily non-stop flight between Memphis and Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI) in its summer schedule, which begins in June 2014. In August 2013, Southwest subsidiary AirTran introduced nonstop service to BWI. Southwest officially began its service in Memphis on November 3, taking over all AirTran flight operations. Southwest also provides nonstop service to Chicago Midway, Orlando, Houston Hobby and Tampa.

Scott Brockman, Chief Operating Officer for the Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority, said, “We are extremely excited about Southwest Airlines adding another nonstop flight to their schedule following through on their promise that ‘if we use it, we will get more.’ Clearly, our local passengers are supporting Southwest and Southwest is listening!”