Southwest prepares landing at Milwauk...

Southwest prepares landing at Milwaukee's Mitchell Airport

There are 7 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from May 20, 2009, titled Southwest prepares landing at Milwaukee's Mitchell Airport. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

Southwest Airlines plans to start flying to Milwaukee's Mitchell International Airport this year, a move likely to help it nab travelers from Chicago's northern suburbs.

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Concerned82

Ridgewood, NJ

#1 May 20, 2009
Nice! I like it!
Northcountry

Milwaukee, WI

#2 May 20, 2009
Say goodbye to Midwest. Not that there's much left of that once proud airline. Cheers to Southwest! Hopefully SW and Airtran can coexist somewhat peacefully.
Pelon

Springfield, IL

#3 May 20, 2009
When is Southwest going to fly to San Juan, Puerto Rico?

A great destination with no passport requirement!
Jet Inspector

Fort Myers, FL

#4 May 20, 2009
IT'S ABOUT TIME!!! Not only will they get Northern Illinois travelers, they will get those folks from the Appleton / Neenah / Menasha, Central Wisconsin, and the Fond Du Lac / Oshkosh areas as well. Relatively good service + relatively good price + a great route system = WINNER!!! DING, DING.
Mike

Chicago, IL

#5 May 20, 2009
Great news. I don't fly Southwest because I'm in the far northern 'burbs and Midway is too far. Mitchell is less crowded than O'Hare and the parking is a lot less expensive too.
Cheshire Katz

Round Lake, IL

#6 May 20, 2009
Hurrah! I hated driving to Midway
Airport.
Ryan

United States

#7 May 20, 2009
Oh that is AWESOME!!! I can't wait for good flights that I can afford without going to my least favorite state to the south

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