Southwest Airlines unveiled a new gate design to complement the adjusted, numbered boarding procedure announced last month (ATWOnline, Sept. 20) that it hopes will "alleviate the need for customers to 'camp out' in line at the gate." Stainless steel columns and television monitors will be installed to support the boarding procedure at each of SWA's 64 airports, with a family area, power stations, a business/leisure section with padded seats and tables and flat screen TVs to follow. Dallas ...

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