Southwest upgrades Boeing order
Thursday, December 16, 2021 4:12 PM

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Southwest's Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Gary Kelly said the order change "represents many exciting opportunities for our employees and our customers."

The 737-800s, Kelly said in a statement, "sets the stage to bring more destinations into the realm of possibilities for Southwest to operate more economical aircraft, and to offer better scheduling flexibility in high-demand, slot-controlled or gate-restricted markets."

The 737-800 model planes will come with full extended-range twin-engine operational performance standards, a quiet cabin and improved security features, the airline said.

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