Air- Southwest makes $1 million a day off codeshares with AirTran- USA Today

Posted: March 28, 2013 in Uncategorized

Mar. 22, 2013

Southwest Airlines is generating $1 million a day in extra revenue from its network connections with AirTrain Airways, according to a report.

The airline, which acquired AirTran in May 2011, has been phasing in the network connectivity, which allows flights on both airlines to be booked together as part of a connecting itinerary, Aviation Week reports.

Code-share bookings with both carriers began for five cities Jan. 26 and for 34 more on Feb. 25.


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