Southwest Airlines purchases shares in UATP
WASHINGTON, DC – Southwest Airlines has purchased shares in the UATP Network becoming an active UATP shareholder effective immediately. Southwest is a current UATP merchant and accepts all UATP corporate cards in all sales channels.
“Southwest continuously looks at ways to strategically grow the airline and by becoming a UATP shareholder we will position ourselves to enable new product offerings to the end-user,” said Kevin Krone, vice president of marketing, sales, and distribution of Southwest Airlines. “This provides us with another way to deliver innovative solutions to Southwest Airlines customers.”
Southwest has been a UATP merchant for several decades and joins 20 shareholder airlines worldwide.
“Southwest is a smart airline; they have always operated in a manner which puts the customer first while returning outstanding value for their shareholders. Deepening their relationship with UATP will meet both those objectives,” Ralph Kaiser, president and CEO, UATP, said. “We look forward to working with Southwest and the opportunity to make an already great airline even better by helping them to deliver outstanding products and services, which their customers have come to expect.”
More Airlines News
Emirates to launch daily flights to Phnom Penh in Cambodia
Tuesday, 21 February 2017
Emirates is adding Phnom Penh in Cambodia to its list of destination from July 1 2017. A daily ...
flydubai adding 3 exciting new destinations this summer
Wednesday, 15 February 2017
This summer, from June to September 2017, you can travel to three new destinations on flydubai: ...
Turkish Airlines launches direct flights to Seychelles from Istanbul
Sunday, 06 November 2016
Turkish Airlines has added Seychelles to its global route map with the airline’s inaugural ...
Emirates arrives in Conarky, Guinea
Sunday, 30 October 2016
Emirates today resumed services between Dubai and Conakry in the Republic of Guinea. The four ...
Turkish Airlines adds Zanzibar, Tanzania, as its 293rd destination
Sunday, 30 October 2016
Turkish Airlines is strengthening its presence in Africa by adding Zanzibar, the most prominent ...
Qatar Airways increases flights to Riyadh and Dammam
Saturday, 29 October 2016
Qatar Airways has announced an increase in services to Dammam and Riyadh, connecting travelers ...
Start your Adventure
North & South America