Southwest launches PDX-Austin nonstop flights

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Tuesday, April 03, 2012

Southwest Airlines will launch Portland's first nonstop service to Austin June 3.

The flights fulfill, at least until Aug. 11, the No. 3 priority of airport managers, who would also like to land service to Orlando and to Reagan National Airport in Washington, D.C. 
"We're expecting some strong high-tech ties between the Silicon Forest and Silicon Hills," said Steve Johnson, a spokesman for the Port of Portland, which operates PDX.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

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