Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport has landed a new major airline — Southwest.
The addition of Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) means the Sarasota-Bradenton airport will now have all four major airline network carriers.
Southwest Airlines will begin flying passengers to and from the Sarasota-Bradenton area early next year, according to a Thursday shareholders report.
Tampa International Airport will gain a new nonstop to South Florida.
Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) announced a new nonstop route from Tampa to Miami that will launch on Nov. 15.
Southwest will become the second airline at Tampa International Airport to offer daily nonstop flights to Miami next to American Airlines. The announcement shows a rebound in confidence for the travel market...