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Southwest adding nonstop flights to LaGuardia, Ft. Myers

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Southwest Airlines is adding two daily nonstop flights from Nashville International Airport to New York LaGuardia and one daily nonstop flight between Nashville and Ft. Myers, Florida early next year.

The New York flights will accommodate the growing demand among business travelers.

"This is a big win for the Nashville community, since LaGuardia is a slot-restricted airport," Rob Wigington, president and CEO of the Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority said a news release, adding, "Starting service to both LaGuardia and Boston Logan, starting August 12, shows Southwest's confidence in Nashville traffic."

The new flights will begin January 6, 2013.

Read more at Southwest.com and FlyNashville.com.

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