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Southwest & AirTran To Completely Integrate In 2014

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Not much new here, but Southwest has sent out an email to Rapid Rewards members with a little news.  Firstly, they have committed that Rapid Rewards will be the loyalty program of the combined Southwest/AirTran going forward.  This has widely been known to be the case, but they confirmed it nonetheless.  Also, they have stated that the airline will be fully integrated by the end of 2014.  Lastly, to streamline the process of combining programs, Rapid Rewards has updated their Terms and Conditions.  The updated terms and condition can be found here.

For me, the exciting part of this integration will be the ability to book AirTran’s international routes on the Southwest site. (Currently you can only book AirTran’s domestic routes on  Since Jasmine and I will have the companion pass soon, I love that we will soon have even more choices of where to fly with our Rapid Rewards points. What do you think?  Are you excited that the Southwest/AirTran merger will soon be complete?

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Shawn Coomer
Shawn Coomer
Shawn Coomer earns and burns millions of miles/points per year circling the globe with his family. An expert at accumulating travel rewards, he founded Miles to Memories to help others achieve their travel goals for pennies on the dollar. Shawn also runs a million dollar reselling business, knows Vegas better than most and loves to spend his time at the 12 Disney parks across the world.

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