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[ALERT] Systemwide Outages

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UPDATE at 10:30 p.m. CDT:


UPDATE at 8:00 p.m. CDT: Once our systems resume full functionality, we’re offering flexible accommodations for rebooking your travel. Please stay tuned for more.




Southwest Airlines began experiencing intermittent performance issues earlier this afternoon with multiple technology systems as a result of an outage.  We are now managing flight delays across our system. We apologize to our Customers whose travel plans are impacted.


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