Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) launches inaugural service to Mexico with a news conference and Mexican-themed celebration at John Wayne Airport. The carrier's first-ever scheduled flight from California to Mexico will depart for San Jose del Cabo/Los Cabos at Noon.
Southwest Airlines began service from Orange County in May of 1994, with 15 flights to two cities: Oakland and largest aSan Jose. Twenty years later, Southwest is Orange County's ir carrier with more than 50 flights a day offering nonstop service to 10 cities in the US and five near-international countries. Click here for more facts and figures about Southwest's presence and service at John Wayne Airport.
Sunday, August 10, 2014 News Conference will begin at 10:00 AM PDT Photographers, please arrive by 9:30am PDT for set-up
Parking: News vans may park on the Departure Level roadway across from Terminal B or Terminal C – all vehicles must be inspected by Airport Police Services (Sheriffs) prior to leaving the vehicle unattended.