Southwest Airlines announces service to Kona, continues to mull interisland possibilities

  • Southwest Airlines is coming to Hawaii, but there are still a few layovers before the airline officially touches down.
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KAILUA-KONA — Southwest Airlines is coming to Hawaii, but there are still a few layovers before the airline officially touches down.