Southwest Airlines Offers Special Seating for a Fee Southwest Airlines' passengers feel strongly about Southwest's open boarding policy. Passengers aren't assigned seats, so they're left to rush for the good ones. But now passengers can pay a little more for a "business select" seat, and board first.
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Southwest Airlines Offers Special Seating for a Fee

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Southwest Airlines' passengers feel strongly about Southwest's open boarding policy. Passengers aren't assigned seats, so they're left to rush for the good ones. But now passengers can pay a little more for a "business select" seat, and board first.

STEVE INSKEEP, Host:

You always have a window seat on MORNING EDITION from NPR News. I'm Steve Inskeep.

RENEE MONTAGNE, Host:

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