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Southwest announces new flight to Steamboat Springs

Southwest Airlines will begin seasonal service to Steamboat Springs by the end of 2020.

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. — Dallas-based Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV), which is the second-largest airline passenger carrier serving DIA, revealed Monday that it will begin seasonal service to Steamboat Springs by the end of 2020 with daily flights from Denver.

Steamboat Springs is home to Steamboat Ski & Resort Corp., which is the fifth-largest ski area in Colorado.

"Whether you're a skier, snowboarder, or just enjoy a winter wonderland, Steamboat Springs has something for everyone, and now you'll be able to reach the region on Southwest with a short, easy flight from Denver," Adam Decaire, Southwest's vice president of network planning, said in a news release.

Southwest will serve Steamboat Springs through Yampa Valley Regional Airport, which is about 25 miles from Steamboat Resort.The company will release more information about the initial schedule for the route in the “coming months,” a news release said. 

Read more at the Denver Business Journal

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